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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.

Pumpkin Carving with Asda

Posted on October 28, 2016 by Issy

We have to send a massive shout out to our friends at Asda today. This morning the postman delivered a whole load of pumpkins and pumpkin carving kits. We sent out the call and the competition was on! Red Letter Days… Read More

Meet The Walking Dead This Halloween

Posted on October 28, 2016 by Andrea

Halloween has crept up on us this year, and now it’s just around the corner. It’ll soon be time to answer the door to the neighbours’ mini ghouls and hand out treats to grasping fingers. Time to watch scary films like 28 Days Later… Read More

A Haunted Halloween

Posted on October 26, 2016 by Brooke

It's nearly that time of the year again, when we transform ourselves into ghoulish characters, decorate our houses with cobwebs and, of course, carved pumpkins. Make Halloween a total scream this year with some of our frightfully fun ideas for pumpkin carving, spooky recipes, costumes and… Read More

Wild Card Brewery

Posted on October 24, 2016 by Issy

We sell a great experience with Wild Card Brewery and it would be easy to talk you through the details recently when two dedicated staff attended their Brew A Beer Day. But as well as loving the beer making experience, they came back full… Read More

Escape Room – The Ultimate Challenge

Posted on October 21, 2016 by Andrea

A desperate race against time. A race for survival, a battle of wits against nerves, confusion against reality, teamwork against panic… Just how much do you trust your friends and colleagues? An Escape Room is the perfect way to test that trust. Will you… Read More

Archery, Air Rifles and Clay Pigeon Shooting

Posted on October 19, 2016 by Andrea

One sunny summer day not so long ago, Martin and Sam left the London RLD offices to head to Riseley in Bedfordshire, for the ultimate experience test of hand-to-eye co-ordination: archery, air rifle and clay pigeon shooting. They weren’t quite sure what to… Read More

City vs Country – 10 Top UK Breaks

Posted on October 17, 2016 by Andrea

Is your idea of idyll waking up to endless rolling greenery interrupted only by the occasional ‘baa’ or ‘moo’? Or can you not wait to push open the curtains to reveal a bustling city centre, just waiting to be explored? We’ve put together some of… Read More

RLD Does Bring Your Teddy Bear to Work Day

Posted on October 12, 2016 by Brooke

As the children's song goes 'If you go down to the woods today, you're sure of a big surprise' and it's no different today here at RLD HQ. We have brought our teddies in, big and small, to celebrate Bring your Teddy Bear to… Read More

It’s Chocolate Week!

Posted on October 10, 2016 by Brooke

Lets go loco about cocoa, after all it is Chocolate Week (10 - 16 October). We consulted chocolate connoisseurs Hotel Chocolat, to discover what flavours each different cocoa region produces and how best to make the most of each distinctive flavour. Warning: the below content… Read More

5 Controversial Films From Books

Posted on October 7, 2016 by Andrea

When author Paula Hawkins' suspense thriller The Girl On The Train came out last year, it became a runaway bestseller and the film rights were immediately snatched up. Now, less than two years later, she's thrilled with the film adaptation, out in UK cinemas… Read More

Behind the Doors of Hotel Gotham

Posted on October 3, 2016 by Brooke

This 5-star Art Deco Manchester hotel has been in Coronation Street, Real Housewives of Cheshire and Cold Feet to name but a few hit TV series. So what exactly is within Hotel Gotham that makes it one of the hottest locations in town? We take… Read More