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

All New Top Gear Returns This Sunday

Posted on May 25, 2016 by Dan

Whether you're a driving fanatic or not, you will have probably heard of the show Top Gear. After a pretty long hiatus, this most beloved of TV driving shows will return to our screens at 8pm this Sunday 29th May with brand … Read More

No Town Like Motown – RLD Head to Detroit

Posted on May 23, 2016 by Brooke

Recently RLD Partnership Manager Lorraine and Corporate Relationship Manager Ciana went to Detroit with thanks to our West End Theatre tickets partner Encore. Find out how the girls got on during their holiday and if there really is no town like Motown! … Read More

Float On with Floatworks

Posted on May 20, 2016 by Issy

When Floatworks invited a representative of Red Letter Days to the big launch of their brand new float centre in Vauxhall the weekend of 9/10 April, I was happy to accept the opportunity and 'work' on a Sunday. As we're all leading busier lives than ever, maybe … Read More

The Chelsea Flower Show 2016 with Red Letter Days

Posted on May 18, 2016 by Issy

The Chelsea Flower Show is the worlds greatest flower show and pinnacle of the many Royal Horticultural Society's gardening shows held annually in the UK. Everyone should visit once. And having visited, you'll understand what all the fuss is about. Are you free the last Thursday … Read More

Mental Health Awareness Week

Posted on May 16, 2016 by Brooke

May 16 - May 22 is Mental Health Awareness Week 2016 and to raise awareness, we would like to share our suggestions for a healthier and more positive lifestyle - inside and outside of the workplace. Read More

4 More of the Worst Eurovision Entries Ever

Posted on May 13, 2016 by Dan

It's that time again. You know, that time of year where the pick of the Eurovision litter will be strutting their stuff in a bid to become continental pop champions and claim ultimate glory for their country. Last year we gave you (in our humble … Read More

Benefit Makeup Test

Posted on May 11, 2016 by Brooke

Calling all beauty lovers! Some of Team RLD were recently lucky enough to be given the chance to become #Benebabes and test out some Benefit Cosmetics. Find out what our 5 lucky testers thought of their products during the Benefit makeup test. Read More

7 Things You Didn’t Know About The Twilight Zone

Posted on May 9, 2016 by Dan

It's a little known fact, but this Wednesday it's National Twilight Zone Day. Created in 1959 by acclaimed television producer Rod Serling, this bizarre cult sci-fi classic has been entertaining fans for generations. There are many ways you can celebrate this mind-bending occasion … Read More

Introducing the Holy Trinity 200mph Driving Challenge

Posted on May 6, 2016 by Dan

At Red Letter Days, we love a bit of high-octane driving action. Last year, we organised our very own SummerSpeed driving extravaganza at Brands Hatch, and this year we are pleased to announce the launch of the world-exclusive Holy Trinity Driving … Read More

A Day in Paris

Posted on May 4, 2016 by Brooke

A romantic trip to the French capital is on many people's bucket lists! However, finding the time to go for a week or even a weekend can be difficult. With Paris just across the channel, we have come up with a guide for those … Read More

Relaxing at The Malvern Spa in Worcestershire

Posted on April 29, 2016 by Brooke

RLD's very own Pamper Manager Sevda, recently took a trip to Worcestershire to The Malvern Spa to find out first-hand how relaxing this purpose-built spa and hotel is! Find out how she got on and what she made of her visit … Read More

10 Tip Top Tapir Facts

Posted on April 27, 2016 by Dan

Believe it or not, it’s World Tapir Day. To celebrate this momentous occasion, here are 10 tip top tapir facts that you may not already know… 1. A group of tapirs is called a ‘candle’. 2. The average lifespan of a … Read More

Willow Week 2016

Posted on April 25, 2016 by Issy

Red Letter Days is counting down to our annual Willow Week which starts tomorrow, in support of longstanding charity partner, Willow. You can get involved by buying one of our experiences in the famous red box and for every box sold, we shall donate £1 to Willow.   … Read More

10 Facts To Celebrate Shakespeare’s 400th Anniversary

Posted on April 22, 2016 by Brooke

This year marks the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare’s death and the weekend of 23 and 24 April will see numerous celebrations across London and the world to celebrate our most famous bard. In fact, Stratfords' across the world are uniting in celebration of this special anniversary. Recently Dan … Read More

What Makes A Hot Air Balloon So Exciting?

Posted on April 20, 2016 by Issy

It's been a long time coming, but spring is here and with it, officially the start of the hot air balloon season, which generally runs from April to October. Our signature Red Letter Days balloons are raring to go and in this blog post, we … Read More

The Queen’s 90th Birthday!

Posted on April 18, 2016 by Brooke

Did you miss out on one of the 10,000 ballot tickets to The Queen's 90th birthday street party on The Mall? Don't worry, we've got eight facts about The Queen that almost make up for not being a lucky recipient of one of the … Read More

Out and About: Rachael Goes RIB Powerboating on The Thames

Posted on April 13, 2016 by Dan

Not long ago, our esteemed colleague Rachael braved the Thames for spot of RIB powerboating action in London. In case you’re unfamiliar with these contraptions, an RIB (rigid inflatable boat) is a lightweight, high-performance powerboat capable of operating at speeds between 40 … Read More

Cricket Coaching with Darren Gough

Posted on April 11, 2016 by Issy

Cricket fans - don't miss this exclusive opportunity for some cricket coaching. It's arguably the best game in the world and you could have former captain of Yorkshire County Cricket Club and England's second highest wicket-taker (in one-day internationals), the one and only Darren Gough helping you … Read More

Pet Treats and Pet Poisons

Posted on April 8, 2016 by Brooke

It's National Pet Month from 1st April to 2nd May and we've got some advice for all pet owners about what you can and can't feed your pets to ensure you are giving them the pet treats they deserve (and can safely … Read More