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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.

Extreme Swimming Pools and Water Features

Posted on June 7, 2018 by Laura Foulger

When the summer sun is at its zenith, all we want to do is get ourselves beside water. A river, a paddling pool, a puddle: we’ll take it. So it’s not difficult to see why we’re dreaming about far-off fantasy pools today. Take a… Read More

The 3 Types of Holidaymaker

Posted on May 10, 2018 by Laura Foulger

When the good people of Earth are not tapping at keyboards, sighing at the size of the supermarket queue or gazing wistfully through bus windows, they’re living out their dreams somewhere far from home. Our Short Breaks offer countless ways for… Read More

10 Reasons to Visit Cornwall

Posted on April 17, 2018 by Sophie Deering

Visit Cornwall. For rustic coastlines, turquoise coves, sandy beaches, quaint seaside towns, fish and chips, cream teas, pasties, chic hotels, camping sites galore and its charming West country twang. This is simply the tip of the iceberg when it comes to Cornwall’s finest offerings… Read More

20 Post Summer Holiday Activities for Parents

Posted on September 4, 2015 by admin

As magical as they can be, the summer holidays can be taxing on mums and dads, especially those with really little ones. Read our previous blog about ways to entertain the kids if you're struggling for inventive ways after a busy summer. Read More

Entertain the Kids Over the School Summer Holidays

Posted on August 17, 2015 by Issy

The school summer holidays are in full swing which means the kids will soon be asking for activities to do to stayed entertained. Sometimes six weeks can feel like an eternity, so to stop them from getting fed up, here are things you can… Read More

Last Minute Summer Holiday Plans

Posted on July 22, 2015 by Issy

The school holidays are here, temperatures are soaring and there’s no time like the present to get out and visit new places with the family. If you haven't yet made any summer holiday plans yet or are stuck for ideas, we have a few last… Read More

10 Things to Do on a Rainy Day

Posted on November 14, 2014 by admin

This time of year, the rainy day is rife; but even when it’s pouring down outside, you can still have a good time. If you’re stuck inside when it's raining and have run out of things to do, here are 10 ideas that will… Read More

Five Ideas for Back to School Activities

Posted on September 1, 2014 by admin

September has rolled around and with the end of summer and the start of the school routine, it's not everyone's favourite time of year, so we've come up with some 'back to school' activities to brighten the month ahead. Read More

Red Letter Days Big Summer Sale 2014!

Posted on August 20, 2014 by Issy

Summer is here and our annual summer sale has landed (running all the way through to midnight Monday 1 September), packed full of bargains. We're offering a massive 20% off lots of fantastic experiences in our range - what will take your fancy?… Read More

20 Things We Love About Summer 2014

Posted on June 16, 2014 by admin

With the summer solstice coming this weekend, we've been basking in the sun while thinking about all the things we love about the warmest season. Read our list and add your own!… Read More

Back to School: Reasons to be Cheerful

Posted on August 30, 2013 by admin

The sun has almost set on this year’s summer holidays, which can only mean one thing - it’s back to school time. So to lend a helping hand, here are a few things which may inspire everyone to get excited about going back to the… Read More

Ways to Keep Cool in the Summer Heat

Posted on July 22, 2013 by admin

The recent hot weather in the UK has meant that most of us not used to soaring temperatures have been desperately trying to find ways to keep cool. Having thought of not much else for the (sweltering) past  week, we decided to give you… Read More

Short Breaks in the UK: Summer Staycations

Posted on July 1, 2013 by admin

Getting out of the country for a holiday is wonderful, but staying in the country and exploring somewhere you’ve never been before can be just as fun and a lot cheaper! There are plenty of things to do on British soil – here are… Read More

We’re Planning… June Fun in the Sun

Posted on June 3, 2013 by admin

June is finally here! Although up until now we’ve been a bit unlucky when it comes to weather, we believe that the best of the sun is yet to come. British weather is nothing if not inconsistent, so when the sun does put its… Read More