Welcome to our Blog

This is where you can get to know our team a bit better, and read about the things that make us smile.

Triple Supercar Taster Driving Day

Posted on November 30, 2016 by Brooke

Here at RLD we have a penchant for wanting to race fast cars around a circuit, so much so we even held our own driving event - Summer Speed at Brands Hatch. We sent some of RLD's most avid petrolheads to … Read More

Cyber Monday Statistics [Infographic]

Posted on November 28, 2016 by Andrea

Just when you thought Black Friday was over and your bank balance was safe - Cyber Monday arrived. Packed full of even more online discounts, this extension to the popular sales weekend is less well-known as it's online only, but gives shoppers another chance … Read More

Top Tips for Black Friday 2016 Shopping

Posted on November 25, 2016 by Andrea

Unlike Thanksgiving the day before, Black Friday doesn't have a deep, meaningful origin - it's all about shopping. Online shopping, in-store shopping - it's become synonymous with mass purchase, images of people camping in the high street and arguing in car parks. And it can … Read More

Meet Moosey – Our Christmas Mascot!

Posted on November 21, 2016 by Issy

Christmas is coming, and no moose-take! A new intern arrived at Red Letter Days this summer. We're used to enthusiastic youngsters joining our herd to learn moose skills, but this little guy took things to the next level. Despite having an important winter job back at … Read More

Christmas Party Look from Benefit

Posted on November 16, 2016 by Brooke

With Christmas party season in full swing, we consulted our favourite make-up experts Benefit to find out how to achieve a good Christmas party look that we can maintain throughout the festive season. Take a look at their top tips and have a go … Read More

Armistice Day

Posted on November 11, 2016 by Brooke

Each year in November, the United Kingdom remembers the men and women who gave their lives in the two World Wars and all the subsequent conflicts. 11th November is known as Armistice Day, Remembrance Day or Poppy Day. Read on to … Read More

Four Great Films Set During Autumn

Posted on November 9, 2016 by Dan

The temperature is dropping, the sun is slowly going into hiding and the evenings are getting shorter, autumn has arrived. But it’s not all bad. There are many ways we can celebrate autumn and embrace this most … Read More

The Bloggers Blog Awards – Meet Our Winners

Posted on November 7, 2016 by Andrea

This year, Red Letter Days decided to get involved with something really special: the Bloggers Blog Awards, in Leeds. As dedicated bloggers ourselves, we know just how tricky and time-consuming producing great content can be, and how many people blogs entertain, touch … Read More

Health and Well-Being Tips

Posted on November 4, 2016 by Brooke

It's National Spa Week this week (2nd - 6th November 2016), so we got together with Espirit Spa and Wellness at Holiday Inn Reading to compile a list of lifestyle and exercise health and well-being tips to improve your health. Read More

Christmas Quiz and Wow Factor Experiences

Posted on November 2, 2016 by Brooke

Halloween is over and carved pumpkins are so last month. We're all about CHRISTMAS and have just launched our fantastic Christmas quiz - get involved to find out if you belong on the naughty or the nice list. We have 15 … Read More

Pumpkin Carving with Asda

Posted on October 28, 2016 by Issy

We have to send a massive shout out to our friends at Asda today. This morning the postman delivered a whole load of pumpkins and pumpkin carving kits. We sent out the call and the competition was on! Red Letter Days … Read More

Meet The Walking Dead This Halloween

Posted on October 28, 2016 by Andrea

Halloween has crept up on us this year, and now it’s just around the corner. It’ll soon be time to answer the door to the neighbours’ mini ghouls and hand out treats to grasping fingers. Time to watch scary films like 28 Days Later … Read More

A Haunted Halloween

Posted on October 26, 2016 by Brooke

It's nearly that time of the year again, when we transform ourselves into ghoulish characters, decorate our houses with cobwebs and, of course, carved pumpkins. Make Halloween a total scream this year with some of our frightfully fun ideas for pumpkin carving, spooky recipes, costumes and … Read More

Wild Card Brewery

Posted on October 24, 2016 by Issy

We sell a great experience with Wild Card Brewery and it would be easy to talk you through the details recently when two dedicated staff attended their Brew A Beer Day. But as well as loving the beer making experience, they came back full … Read More

Escape Room – The Ultimate Challenge

Posted on October 21, 2016 by Andrea

A desperate race against time. A race for survival, a battle of wits against nerves, confusion against reality, teamwork against panic… Just how much do you trust your friends and colleagues? An Escape Room is the perfect way to test that trust. Will you … Read More

Archery, Air Rifles and Clay Pigeon Shooting

Posted on October 19, 2016 by Andrea

One sunny summer day not so long ago, Martin and Sam left the London RLD offices to head to Riseley in Bedfordshire, for the ultimate experience test of hand-to-eye co-ordination: archery, air rifle and clay pigeon shooting. They weren’t quite sure what to … Read More