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.

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

Our First Ambassador Event – with Cake Boy

Posted on February 28, 2017 by Laura Foulger

We recently announced that we’d started working with 5 blogger ambassadors, including Kip and Louise (more about them here.) For the occasion of our very first bloggers’ event, the pair help us bring together 9 other bloggers from all corners of the blogosphere, resulting… Read More

Top Tips to Avoid Bad Dates

Posted on January 27, 2017 by Brooke

Dating has changed so much in the past few years, you can now date on apps, on websites and dating meet up events. However, no matter where and how people are finding dates nowadays, what hasn't changed is the plethora of bad dates and… Read More

A Christmas Interview with a Celebrity Santa

Posted on December 21, 2016 by Dan

Christmas is almost here and even though he's mega busy at this time of year, our celebrity Santa was kind enough to have a quick chat to us about the lead up to the big day. Read on for more on Christmas cheer,… Read More

The Bloggers Blog Awards – Meet Our Winners

Posted on November 7, 2016 by Andrea

This year, Red Letter Days decided to get involved with something really special: the Bloggers Blog Awards, in Leeds. As dedicated bloggers ourselves, we know just how tricky and time-consuming producing great content can be, and how many people blogs entertain, touch… 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

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

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

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

#MakingMemories – The Best Shared Moments with Parents

Posted on April 4, 2016 by Issy

At Red Letter Days, our business is all about providing memorable experiences for friends and family to share. The team here on the blog often invite their loved ones on experiences, like when Brooke took her mum for gourmet dining at The Benefit and the York… Read More

The Life of a Busker with Charlotte Campbell

Posted on March 16, 2016 by Brooke

London busker Charlotte Campbell  recently went on one of our recording day experiences at Abbott Studios in Hackney. We caught up to ask her about the world of a full-time musician and find out about the busy life of a busker who works and sings… Read More

Willow visits Red Letter Days

Posted on January 29, 2016 by Issy

This week Red Letter Days HQ played host to Willow (our nominated charity partner since 2010), when one of their number came into our offices to give a presentation to all staff. Read our interview with Hannah and get an update on the visit. 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

Q&A with Roy Fitter of Zombie Boot Camp

Posted on October 23, 2015 by Dan

It's Halloween next Saturday and to get into the spirit, we caught up with Roy Fitter, the brilliant mind behind zombie boot camp - voted the UK's best zombie experience since 2011. Take a look at our Zombie experiences if you dare... Read More

National Baking Week Recipe from Ugne

Posted on October 16, 2015 by Brooke

The Bake Off's Ugne popped in to RLD HQ last week and imparted her baking wisdom as well as giving us some of her recipes. It's National Baking Week next week (17th - 23rd October) and we've got one of Ugne's recipes for you to try!… Read More

A Pre SummerSpeed Interview with Gary Paffett

Posted on August 7, 2015 by admin

In anticipation of our upcoming exclusive SummerSpeed day out at Brands Hatch, we interviewed legendary driver, Gary Paffett. A big fan of the iconic British circuit, his advice to those attending our day: "Don’t put too much pressure on yourself, just go out… Read More

Q&A with Paul Hyman: Paddleboarding Adventurer

Posted on July 31, 2015 by Dan

Paddleboarding is fun, great for fitness and it's fast becoming one the UK's most popular watersports. To find out a little more about it, we caught up with paddleboarding adventurer and expert Paul Hyman. Here's what he had to say... Read More

Q&A with Jon Abbey: Brands Hatch Special

Posted on July 24, 2015 by Dan

Our exclusive SummerSpeed event at Brands Hatch is just over a month away and in the lead up to this motoring extravaganza, we thought we'd catch up with our very own driving expert, Jon Abbey, to find out more. Here's what he… Read More