This weekend, Gemma takes on the mantle of company representative for Red Letter Days, running for our charity partner Willow, in the 36th London Marathon. A bunch of us will be there to cheer her on (alongside 38,999 other brave and extraordinary people this Sunday), will you be watching? We have every faith that Gemma will be adding another medal to her tally, as well as marking a big tick off her bucket list. You can read her own accounts of the journey so far at Adventures of Gemma.
That time of year is upon us again – bring on London Fashion Week SS17! New York Fashion Week is over for another season and it’s London’s time to shine. Last year, in our London Fashion Week SS 16 blog, we talked about the dominance of Burberry, Christopher Kane and Topshop on the runway and how they dictated the trends for designers. Let’s take a look at which designers are setting the style for SS17, which models rule the runway and who is on the FROW.
For anyone who loves beautiful cars, can you think of anything better than being offered the chance to drive a car of your dreams around the streets of London? Neither could Red Letter Days’ very own Phil and Steve. They did not need asking twice whether or not they fancied getting behind the wheel of a Maserati. The biggest decision to be made was who was going to drive first.
Home to some of the most famous historic and modern landmarks in the world, it’s no surprise London is also one of the most-visited capitals. Over 31.5 million people descended on the city in 2015 alone! There are plenty of ways to explore London: via walking tours, Thames boat cruises, bus tours… or from the air, in a helicopter.
The month of September is a special one for the capital’s longest river, with The Thames Trust’s Totally Thames Festival going on all month. From floating art installations to the symbolic Source to Sea Relay, from the Tall Ships Cruise to the annual fireworks display, it’s a great time to get on a boat. So we did! Following in the footsteps of colleague Rachael, who stepped onto a RIB earlier in the year, we sent our very own Dario, Maria, Sudha, and HR manager Anne to hop aboard a Thames Rockets RIB boat, for a sightseeing cruise with a speedy twist…
Getting the perfect photo, whether for Instagram or to capture the perfect moment of a wedding, is a tricky art! Recently RLD’s Sevda and Raj went along to a Red Cloud Evening Photography City Tour in London and the duo experimented with different light techniques and angles to capture the sights and sounds of London. Read on to discover their top tips for complete beginners and professionals alike.