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Our Father’s Day Twitter Party

Posted on June 16, 2017 by admin

There are clearly as many Homers out there as Mufasas, as many Atticus Finches as Frank Spencers… Do you celebrate Father’s Day? Have you got a gift in mind, or is an experience preferable? With Father’s Day fast approaching, we made it our mission… Read More

Your Handy Father’s Day Gift Guide

Posted on June 8, 2017 by admin

Looking for the best Father’s Day gift ideas? You’ve come to the right place. Here’s to the evolution of your relationship with your dad. There was an irksome period in your history when he used to… Read More

Presents for Dad: A Father’s Day Animation

Posted on June 18, 2016 by admin

If you’ve got 30 seconds to spare, take a look at our Father’s Day animation. It’s only short, but might provide inspiration if you’re thinking about presents for dad (or if you just like aeroplanes). What will you be saying… Read More

What I Learned from My First 5 Months of Fatherhood

Posted on June 17, 2016 by admin

On the early hours of Saturday 9th January 2016, after watching countless episodes of Californication until 3am while guzzling whisky like a poor man's Charles Bukowski (big mistake), my wife nudged me and very politely told me that she thought she had gone into labour. I’ll… Read More

Father’s Day: Famous Football Father & Sons

Posted on June 15, 2016 by admin

Today we're all about football with Euro 2016 having kicked off and Father's Day around the corner, so we thought we'd score a hit by combining the two. We've taken a look at a few of the most famous footballing father and son combinations, as well as… Read More


Posted on June 8, 2016 by admin

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… Read More

#MakingMemories – The Best Shared Moments with Parents

Posted on April 4, 2016 by admin

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

Meet the UK’s Funniest Dad Blogger

Posted on June 19, 2015 by admin

With so many articles debating Father's Day presents, we decided to ask someone with first-hand experience. Meet Mark, a dad blogger and the mastermind behind award-winning blog 'Best Dad I Can Be' and parent to three kids. Read More

Unusual Father’s Day Ideas

Posted on June 15, 2015 by admin

Father’s Day is fast approaching, which means there’s not much time left to secure the perfect present before 21 June. Luckily, Red Letter Days has all manner of unique Father’s Day gifts available, so it doesn’t matter if your dad is… Read More

Last Minute Father’s Day Ideas

Posted on June 13, 2014 by admin

Tomorrow, people all over the UK will be running around in a last minute attempt to make their arrangements for Father’s Day. But if you are one of these people, never fear, here are a few personality based suggestions that might just lend a… Read More

Ask Everyone – The Best Father’s Day Gift?

Posted on June 9, 2014 by admin

With Father's Day coming up this Sunday, it's time to get thinking about the perfect gift for a very special dad. To get some inspiration, we asked around the office, what was the best Father's Day gift you ever gave or received?… Read More

Things to Do on Father’s Day

Posted on June 14, 2013 by admin

With Father’s Day a mere two days away, we’re sure you’ve managed to grab a novelty card and secure a memorable gift – but what will you do with dad to celebrate the big day? Here are a few suggestions that might… Read More

Father’s Day: Our Favourite Dad Blogs

Posted on June 10, 2013 by admin

No doubt you’ll already know what Sunday is (hint: it’s Father’s Day), so all this week we’ll be showing a bit of love to the dads – and we’re starting online. So whether you want to get the male point of view on parenting,… Read More

Today We’re Celebrating: The Things Dads Say

Posted on June 6, 2013 by admin

With Father’s Day fast approaching, we thought it would be quite fitting to celebrate the many amusing things dads say. Popularly known as Dad-isms, these often short, sharp phrases are used by the male parent to bestow wisdom or teach life lessons – and… Read More