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Street Food with L’atelier des Chefs

Posted on June 29, 2016 by Issy

Can we really have had Glastonbury again already? Where does the time go!  We've already given you some top tips for festivals in another post last week and it got our juices flowing. Recent times have seen us all try to be more… Read More

Tennis Trailblazers

Posted on June 27, 2016 by Brooke

Today marks the start of the legendary championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club (AELTC). Each year at Wimbledon, as well as at the other tennis championships, historical moments are born and created. We take a look back at some of the… Read More

5 Epic Things That Happened at Goodwood

Posted on June 24, 2016 by Dan

Despite the less than desirable weather, this year's Goodwood Festival of Speed is off to a roaring start. This annual hill-climb and motoring extravaganza is  basically the Glastonbury for petrol heads and since starting in 1993, it has produced some pretty amazing moments. Read More

The Ultimate Glastonbury Festival To Do List

Posted on June 22, 2016 by Brooke

The muddiest and arguably most anticipated four days of the festival season are upon us. Yes, it is time for Emily and Michael Eavis’s rock child – Glastonbury Festival. With 180,000 people descending on Worthy farm this weekend and 100 different stages to choose… Read More

Discover the Amazing Gyrocopter

Posted on June 20, 2016 by Ben Barron

For generations people have wished for the ability to fly. While aeroplanes and helicopters are now commonplace in the modern world, neither truly gives us a sensation close to natural flight. This is where gyrocoptering comes in. The first gyrocopter was flown in 1923… Read More

Presents for Dad: A Father’s Day Animation

Posted on June 18, 2016 by Issy

If you’ve got 30 seconds to spare, take a look at our Father’s Day animation. It’s only short, but might provide inspiration if you’re thinking about presents for dad (or if you just like aeroplanes). What will you be saying this… Read More

What I Learned from My First 5 Months of Fatherhood

Posted on June 17, 2016 by Dan

On the early hours of Saturday 9th January 2016, after watching countless episodes of Californication until 3am while guzzling whisky like a poor man's Charles Bukowski (big mistake), my wife nudged me and very politely told me that she thought she had gone into labour. I’ll… Read More

Father’s Day: Famous Football Father & Sons

Posted on June 15, 2016 by Issy

Today we're all about football with Euro 2016 having kicked off and Father's Day around the corner, so we thought we'd score a hit by combining the two. We've taken a look at a few of the most famous footballing father and son combinations, as well as… Read More

Would You Enter The Dragons’ Den?

Posted on June 10, 2016 by Issy

Last month our Head of Corporate Sales, Peter Dando, was gifted the opportunity to spend time in the company of one of Red Letter Days' owners, Peter Jones CBE. Read on to find out why... Read More

Dadventures

Posted on June 8, 2016 by Brooke

It's Fathers Day next weekend and so to honour all the special male role models out there we have asked 4 of our favourite dad bloggers - Darren from Photalife, Tom from Diary of The Dad, Dave from The Dadventurer and… Read More

4 Famous Quotes About Wine

Posted on June 3, 2016 by Dan

Tomorrow might mark the end of another grape-tastic English Wine Week, but the celebrations aren’t quite over yet…     Have you been involved with #EnglishWineWeek? Let us know what you have been up to, or share your favourite wine… Read More

Game of Thrones Tour

Posted on June 1, 2016 by Brooke

Following the overwhelming and worldwide popularity of the TV show Game of Thrones, it was only a matter of time before one of the RLD team went to do the tour in Belfast. Affiliate and Partnerships Manager Gemma was lucky enough to experience it earlier… Read More