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.
What Happens on an Indoor Skydiving Experience?
Recently, one of our colleagues went out and about to take the plunge with a spot of indoor skydiving. Sevda Salih was brave enough to step into the void with Airkix in Milton Keynes. We've even got the video to prove… Read More
Days Out in London: Cocktail Making and Cooking Experience
Last week, Red Letter Days and a few friends went into central London to L'Atelier des Chefs to improve our cooking and learn a bit about cocktail making. To make it a bit more fun, we split into two teams to compete for the… Read More
Six Unusual Wedding Presents (and the stories behind them)
As you'll no doubt have noticed, the wedding season is in full swing. So in celebration of the many big days happening all across the country at the moment, we asked some of our friends and colleagues to tell us some of the, lets… Read More
Ways to Keep Cool in the Summer Heat
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
We’re Celebrating: 110 Years of The Tour de France
This year marks the 110th anniversary of the Tour De France. Just like its terrain, this coveted bicycle race has seen many ups and downs since beginning in 1903, making it one of the grandest and… Read More
Couples’ Hobbies: How Do You Spend Time Together?
How much time do you spend with your other half? The latest figures from dating site eHarmony suggest that most couples spend just over 60% of their free time together during the average week, with 11 of those hours spent watching TV and just… Read More
What Happens on… a Seafood Cookery Course with Giancarlo Caldesi
Our eCommerce Director Gerry O’Brien has a passion for cookery. He’s known around the office for his culinary skills, having cooked up a Thai Street Kitchen feast and a Spanish Paella fiesta for the entire Red Letter Days workforce to enjoy in the… Read More
Wedding Presents: What To Buy the Happy Couple?
Wedding season is well and truly upon us, which often leaves us pondering two things: 1) What am I going to wear? (one for the ladies) 2) What should I get the happy couple? Being an experience company, we can’t really offer too much… Read More
15 Ways to Enjoy Life
The weather might be sunny outside, but sometimes we all have a tough week. So if you’ve been stuck in an office and can’t wait until the weekend, we’ve got a little something that might cheer you up. Now it’ll be impossible… Read More
Unusual Summer Food: Ice Cream Flavours and Things to Grill
When the sun comes out, the stodgy food gets pushed to the back of the cupboard and fresh, light and barbecued food becomes the meal of choice. The classic burger, salad and ice creams are much loved, but we thought it might be interesting… Read More
London Days Out: What Happens on a Wimbledon Tour?
For several years I have been lucky enough to host our Red Letter Days experience at Wimbledon, and I never tire of it. Wimbledon – as a venue and a great sporting event – really can make all of us proud to be British,… Read More
Out and About: Tandem Skydiving with Ciana
Last month Ciana, a member of our Product Team, took the ultimate plunge and went tandem skydiving in Wiltshire. Let’s find out how she got on… “Arriving at Skydive London I was unsure if the weather would hold up, but it did! My experience… Read More
Happy Birthday to Us!
We’re 24 today! How time has flown. Celebrations have begun at RLD headquarters, with tea brewing and cake being served. All we would like to say on this special day is THANK YOU for a fantastic 24 years. Here’s what we looked like in… Read More
Celebrate with us as Red Letter Days turns 24 tomorrow!
It’s true what they say, time flies as you get older. None of us can believe Red Letter Days is about to turn 24 years old. We thought the circumstances called for a catch up over a cuppa with our longest serving staff, Anne…… Read More
Short Breaks in the UK: Summer Staycations
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