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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.

What Does Your Cup of Tea Say About You?

Posted on March 16, 2018 by Laura Foulger

It’s no secret we’re utterly fana-tea-cal about Afternoon Tea. And while we’ve carried out extensive research on the way that Brits eat their scones or hold their cup of tea, we’ve never asked the most evocative questions of all: what shade… Read More

5 Reasons Why Mum is the Best

Posted on March 8, 2018 by Sophie Deering

With Mother’s Day falling on Sunday 11th March (so early this year! Is it in your diary?), it only seems fit we take this opportunity to celebrate mums everywhere. Not only did these wonderful women give us life, but their guidance and influence… Read More

#LiveaLittle: Up at The O2

Posted on February 27, 2018 by Sophie Deering

With 2018 well and truly underway, we have embarked on our mission to make it the year to #LiveaLittle! Forget comfort zones and playing it safe, it’s time to seize the day and jump headfirst into some exciting new activities. This month,… Read More

Love Your Pet Day 2018

Posted on February 20, 2018 by Laura Foulger

If a rose by any other name would smell as sweet, does that apply to pets as well?  On Love Your Pet Day, we’re delving into the wonderful world of pet names. According to a survey by Argos Pet Insurance, the top names for… Read More

2018 is Chinese New Year of the Dog

Posted on February 16, 2018 by Laura Foulger

In 2018, Chinese New Year falls on Friday 16th February. Steeped in centuries of ritual and tradition, and now famed for its magnificent celebrations, it’s an annual source of delight to revellers around the world. As long-time fans of Chinese culture (particularly … Read More

New Year’s Resolution: Did You Survive?

Posted on February 2, 2018 by Ashleigh Mayes

After what seems like forever, the curtain has finally been drawn on January. Can we get a round of applause, please! While we’re all eager for the show to go on, nobody likes long and penniless winter days, there’s one thing we have to… Read More

Whisky Tasting at East London Liquor

Posted on January 26, 2018 by Laura Foulger

Bringing spirits production back to London’s East End after more than a century, we are reinstating an industry back to its roots. ~ East London Liquor Company Whisky: revered by some, misunderstood by others. Cradled in the hand of many a movie villain before… Read More

10 Reasons to Visit Liverpool

Posted on January 23, 2018 by Sophie Deering

  Perched on the banks of the River Mersey, Liverpool is a city of rich cultural heritage, fantastic energy and with endless ways to stay entertained. Famed for being the home of The Beatles, two Premier League football teams and one of the… Read More

Doing or Having: Which is More Important to Us?

Posted on January 17, 2018 by Laura Foulger

A now-famous Eventbrite study confirmed something we had long suspected: that millennials (those born between 1980 and 1996) are favouring real life experiences to material consumerism. ‘Well, of course,” we thought “Doing or having, it’s a no-brainer”. Red Letter Days is the original proponent of… Read More

Fun Ways to Get Fit (No Gym Required)

Posted on January 11, 2018 by Sophie Deering

Let me guess… You over-indulged throughout the Christmas period and vowed come January to transform yourself into a true picture of health? Yet, by the time new year came around, you had remembered that green juices were actually quite revolting and the mere thought of… Read More

It’s the year to #LiveaLittle

Posted on January 5, 2018 by Ashleigh Mayes

Turning our back on 2017 has been the easiest break-up ever 😘 We’re happily waving goodbye to some of the most ridiculous trends known to man (avo-lattes and fidget spinners, need I say more? 🙄) and drawing a line under what we can only describe as… Read More

Merry Christmas from Red Letter Days

Posted on December 22, 2017 by Sophie Deering

Another eventful year has nearly come to a close and there’s only one thing left to do before 2017 is done and dusted…Enjoy a Christmas jam-packed with festive fun, eating until you feel like you might burst and making #MerryMemories, of course! But before we… Read More

The Bucket List – Aerobatic Flying

Posted on December 21, 2017 by Laura Foulger

Our last Bucket List, A Silverstone Single-Seater Experience with Badger GP, was a rubber-burning speed fest around a world-famous track. This time we left the ground far behind with Aerobatic Flying. It’s just one of our heart-stopping… Read More

Things We Love About Christmas

Posted on December 14, 2017 by Ashleigh Mayes

With Christmas fast approaching, things are in full festive swing at the Red Letter Days office. Desks groan under the weight of sugary mince-meat snacks, a glittering tree welcomes guests and gaudy jumpers have been retrieved from the back of wardrobes (where, arguably, they… Read More

Christmas Cocktail Recipe: Gordon Ramsay Edition

Posted on November 28, 2017 by Ashleigh Mayes

At Red Letter Days we are well and truly in the Christmas spirit (don’t judge us, November is NOT too early to start celebrating). From big comfy jumpers and evenings tucked up in front of the television to glittering decorations and catchy jingles, there’s… Read More

Make Your Own Christmas Decorations

Posted on November 24, 2017 by Laura Foulger

Don’t keep your festive spirit locked inside; shout it from the rooftops! Wear that novelty jumper with pride and swathe your home in bright homages to everybody’s favourite time of year. We’ve got January for scrimping and February for making sensible plans; this moment… Read More

Red Letter Days Goes Piaggio Ape Racing

Posted on November 10, 2017 by Laura Foulger

It’s no secret that we’re mad for motors. The roar of a supercharged engine accelerating out of a corner or the mental gymnastics of negotiating a quad bike trail are our idea of nirvana. Which is why we offer around 500 Driving… Read More