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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.

Junior Karting at Rye House Kart Raceway

Posted on July 27, 2016 by Issy

The bank holiday weekend was sunny and far too good to waste by staying indoors. Andy, our Head of Brand and Partnerships, took the family to Rye House Kart Raceway, Hertfordshire, and a new young racing devotee was born.  … Read More

Sevda Dines at Ametsa with Arzak Instruction

Posted on July 25, 2016 by Dan

Recently our resident spa and pampering specialist, Sevda, enjoyed enjoyed a spot of Spanish-style Michelin-starred dining at Belgravia's Ametsa with Arzak Instruction. Want to know how she found her experience? Read on to find out. Read More

Alternative Water Sports for Summer

Posted on July 20, 2016 by Dan

From swimming and snorkelling to fishing and big wave surfing, water sports come in many different shapes and sizes. For years, people all over the world have flocked to their nearest pool, lake or beach during the summer months to give them a… Read More

Pay It Forward

Posted on July 18, 2016 by Brooke

It’s not every day here at Red Letter Days that we receive an e-mail leading us to something and someone so out of the ordinary. However, back in June we received one which introduced us to 70 year old Susan Bathurst, a remarkable individual who runs a… Read More

Fresh Vegetarian Summer Salads

Posted on July 15, 2016 by admin

When the weather is hot, sometimes it's nice to take a break from the barbecue and try something cool and fresh. We'd like to share a few recipes we use to make vegetarian and vegan summer salads for lunch in the office. Read More

K – West Spa and Rock Tea

Posted on July 13, 2016 by Issy

K – West Spa and Rock Tea This super-cool spa is situated in a super-cool hotel conveniently located a short walk from Shepherds Bush tube station. K - West offers imaginative and holistic treatments within stylish, ultra-modern facilities and is solo-friendly, which isn't always easy to… Read More

5 Urban Beaches to Make Summer Swing

Posted on July 11, 2016 by Ben Barron

The Great British Summer time can only mean one thing; it’s time to fill up a cooler, pack up the car, and head to the coast for a day of fun in the sun! However, city slickers know all too well that finding the… Read More

6 Super Summer Beers

Posted on July 8, 2016 by Ben Barron

The British summertime brings with it plenty of our most loved traditions such as cricket, The Proms, and that cherished moment when the barbeque first springs into life. However, one particular summer tradition is celebrated more enthusiastically than any other. Whether it’s in a… Read More

Knights Glamping at Leeds Castle

Posted on July 6, 2016 by Issy

Ali and I between us have worked at Red Letter Days for nearly three decades, sharing many an unusual adventure thanks to our employers. We often pool experience opportunities together in order to try different things. This summer has been no exception and, combining Ali's great love of history and… Read More

Happy Birthday to Us!

Posted on July 4, 2016 by Brooke

1989 isn’t just a Taylor Swift album. In fact lots was happening that year, not least the birth of Red Letter Days which is 27 years old today, so Happy Birthday to us! Find out what else was going on back… Read More

5 Extraterrestrial Movies that are Out of this World

Posted on July 1, 2016 by Dan

Believe it or not, tomorrow is World UFO Day. To join in with this annual celebration of flying saucers, bright lights and things from out of this world, we thought it would only be right to share our 5 favourite extraterrestrial films with… Read More