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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.

Tips for New Mums

Posted on March 24, 2017 by Issy

Mother's Day is a great excuse for us to sing the praises of the latest mum from our department here at Red Letter Days. Hayley left recently to have her second daughter, and baby Charlotte was a big hit when she came into the… Read More

Christmas Leftovers – Tips from Red Letter Days

Posted on December 28, 2016 by Issy

There are plenty of exciting ways to deal with Christmas meal leftovers to persuade family and friends back to the table for more. Read on for three super quick and easy recipes and tips from Red Letter Days staff that give a new lease of… Read More

Meet Moosey – Our Christmas Mascot!

Posted on November 21, 2016 by Issy

Christmas is coming, and no moose-take! A new intern arrived at Red Letter Days this summer. We're used to enthusiastic youngsters joining our herd to learn moose skills, but this little guy took things to the next level. Despite having an important winter job back at… Read More

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

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

A Blue Box Sailing Trip

Posted on September 28, 2016 by Issy

One choppy sea, sky blue summer's day recently, two colleagues from Red Letter Days enjoyed a day trip to the coast, for a half day out sailing on the Solent. With thanks to our friends at Blue Box Sailing, they were made to feel… Read More

Maserati Driving in London

Posted on September 16, 2016 by Issy

For anyone who loves beautiful cars, can you think of anything better than being offered the chance to drive a car of your dreams around the streets of London?  Neither could Red Letter Days' very own Phil and Steve. They did not need asking… Read More

What Makes Hot Air Ballooning So Exciting?

Posted on August 23, 2016 by Issy

It's was a long time coming, but the hot air ballooning season, which generally runs from April to October, is here. Our signature Red Letter Days balloons are raring to go and in this blog post, we celebrate all things hot air ballooning so… Read More

Hot Air Ballooning: Meet the Makers

Posted on August 19, 2016 by Issy

It's no hidden secret that we are fanatical about hot air ballooning at Red Letter Days! Remember our trip to the factory to see our Red Letter Days hot air balloons being made and tested? Cameron Balloons are one of the most… Read More

Out and About at Cameron Balloons

Posted on August 16, 2016 by Issy

Our partnership with Balloons Over Britain means that we can't be beaten on price for hot air balloon rides UK and are the exclusive retailer of hot air balloon rides London. We proudly have our very own Red Letter Days hot air balloons up in… Read More

Hot Air Ballooning Month

Posted on August 1, 2016 by Issy

Throughout August 2016, we’re going to be full of hot air, because our theme is HOT AIR BALLOONING. Aboard a wicker basket that floats gently and quietly in the sky, beneath a colourful balloon envelope powered by propane burners really is the most spectacular way… Read More

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

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

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

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

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

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Welcome to our Blog

This is where you can get to know our team a bit better, and read about the things that make us smile.