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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.

Notting Hill Carnival Fever

Posted on August 28, 2015 by Brooke

Europe's biggest arts festival, Notting Hill Carnival, is back again this bank holiday weekend for yet another year. As carnival fever is starting to spread over London, we've delved into the carnival's history and found out some interesting facts. Here's a little look… Read More

Highlights from SummerSpeed at Brands Hatch

Posted on August 26, 2015 by Dan

This morning we revved up our engines and kicked off #SummerSpeed, our driving extravaganza at the world-famous Brands Hatch Circuit. Here at Red Letter Days, we don't like to let a little bit of rain ruffle our feathers, so despite the drizzle,… Read More

Views from Water and from Land

Posted on August 24, 2015 by Brooke

Sales Support Manager Camille recently went to extreme measures to ensure she got the best views of London, by heading out in search of views from water and from land during the Rib Power boat and View from The Shard experience. We find out how she… Read More

Film Release: Bill

Posted on August 21, 2015 by Brooke

Possibly Britain's most famous playwright, and a man that also shares his name with RLD's very own CEO Bill Alexander, is now getting a film adaptation on his life. From the creators of Horrible Histories comes the film Bill. We take a look at the… Read More

Lidos, Outdoor Pools and Lagoons

Posted on August 19, 2015 by Brooke

For those of us not lucky enough to own a swimming pool or head abroad this summer, we have found some of the best lidos, outdoor pools and lagoons around the UK to help cool you off. Even without private bartenders, cocktails and inflatables, each is well worth… Read More

Entertain the Kids Over the School Summer Holidays

Posted on August 17, 2015 by Issy

The school summer holidays are in full swing which means the kids will soon be asking for activities to do to stayed entertained. Sometimes six weeks can feel like an eternity, so to stop them from getting fed up, here are things you can… Read More

Kids Raise Summer Smiles

Posted on August 14, 2015 by Issy

NEWSFLASH: It’s the announcement parents everywhere have been eagerly awaiting - we have reached the half way point of the summer holidays - hurray!  Some of you may be at the end of your tether but we have found some videos of entertaining kids to give… Read More

Let’s Celebrate National Afternoon Tea Week!

Posted on August 10, 2015 by Issy

We're British and we know a thing or too about tea. Let's begin National Afternoon Tea Week by celebrating this great institution. The taking of afternoon tea can come in many guises - on a River Thames cruiser, in a luxury spa, during a bike tour, from an English vineyard,… Read More

A Pre SummerSpeed Interview with Gary Paffett

Posted on August 7, 2015 by admin

In anticipation of our upcoming exclusive SummerSpeed day out at Brands Hatch, we interviewed legendary driver, Gary Paffett. A big fan of the iconic British circuit, his advice to those attending our day: "Don’t put too much pressure on yourself, just go out… Read More