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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.

Make Your Own Christmas Decorations

Posted on November 24, 2017 by Laura Foulger

Don’t keep your festive spirit locked inside; shout it from the rooftops! Wear that novelty jumper with pride and swathe your home in bright homages to everybody’s favourite time of year. We’ve got January for scrimping and February for making sensible plans; this moment… Read More

Photography Tips: Capture Your City

Posted on June 22, 2017 by Sophie Deering

Smartphones are as much a part of our daily lives as breakfast, lunch and dinner, and everyday across the planet we share billions of pictures snapped by ‘phone. More and more people are dabbling in the world of  photography, whether for the purpose of recording memories,… Read More

7 Reasons to Visit Manchester

Posted on February 21, 2017 by Brooke

Home to world-famous football teams, iconic bands, Coronation Street and chips and gravy, Manchester is Northern England's diverse, energetic and creative hub. For anyone planning to visit for a weekend or perhaps thinking of moving north, read on for 7 reasons why you should definitely consider… 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

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

Photography Tips for Perfect Children’s Photos

Posted on January 27, 2016 by Brooke

When it comes to your little ones and taking their photo, it can be a challenging task. We've spoken to Red Cloud Photography and come up with seven top photography tips to make taking your child's photo easier and more successful. Read on to… Read More

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

Five Best Summer Music Festivals

Posted on May 11, 2015 by admin

British summer time means barbecues in the park, rooftop sundowners and a general feeling of happiness. Add in some music festivals to the mix, and you've got the perfect recipe for an epic summer. From seaside concerts to weekend gigs in the countryside, here… Read More

Handmade Crafts and Cards for Mother’s Day

Posted on March 13, 2015 by Dan

Here at Red Letter Days, we believe that the best gifts are not necessarily the most expensive, but the ones with real emotional importance. With Mother’s Day fast approaching we come up with some handmade crafts and cards ideas to make Mother's Day special. Read More

Exhibitions and Art in London

Posted on March 10, 2015 by Issy

Word has it that Noel Fielding (perhaps best known for comedy TV series The Mighty Boosh) is a bit of a multi-tasker - comedian, actor, writer, musician and DJ. To this range of skills he can add painter, since he has an art exhibition in London… Read More