Regular readers of our blog will know that Red Letter Days staff never turn down the opportunity for charity fun, and going the extra mile for Willow is our favourite speciality. And so last Saturday, Trent Park saw big numbers out in force for Team RLD, at the king of wet and wild obstacle courses – Gauntlet Games. There were gladiators (obviously), there was sun, there were gorillas giving out bananas, there were random men in make up and pink tutus, there was a sumo wrestling ring. And there was a helluva lot of water!
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It’s not every day here at Red Letter Days that we receive an e-mail leading us to something and someone so out of the ordinary. However, back in June we received one which introduced us to 70 year old Susan Bathurst, a remarkable individual who runs a B&B in The Cotswolds with a captivating story and whose path crossed both Red Letter Days and Willow (who coincidentally have been charity partners for several years).
Red Letter Days is counting down to our annual Willow Week which starts tomorrow, in support of longstanding charity partner, Willow. You can get involved by buying one of our experiences in the famous red box and for every box sold, we shall donate £1 to Willow.
From just after Valentine’s Day to way beyond Mother’s Day (so 16 February – 15 March 2016 to be exact), Red Letter Days has pledged to donate 5% from every sale of two of our most popular products – Afternoon Tea for Two at each location and 45% off Bannatyne Deluxe Choice Pamper Day for Two. We were so impressed with Breast Cancer Care’s ‘Buy It With Love‘ campaign, we jumped at the chance to be involved. With Mother’s Day the next big occasion date in everyone’s calendar, we know our sales of afternoon tea and pamper spa days will go through the roof and that’s why we have chosen our best selling experiences for…
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.