For the first time you can fly from Europe to Australia in a single hop. Qantas’ new non-stop Heathrow–Perth flight is officially the quickest way to get Down Under.
Perth is a great jumping off point for exploring Western Australia. But even if you’re on a short stopover, there’s plenty to do in the city by the sea. Here former resident Elke Hogan picks her five favourite ways to spend time in Perth.
It’s 10 years since the first scheduled A380 flight landed in London. Today an estimated 10% of Heathrow passengers travel on the ‘superjumbo’. So here’s a look back over a decade of A380s at Heathrow, in pictures.