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G Spot

Comedy, cabaret and 'camparet' with host Jojo Sutherland and a host of different guests each time.

The Stand, Edinburgh

Tue 6 May

£5 / 0131 558 7272

  • 20:30

Bandstand Beer and Music Festival

The largest indie beer and music festival in the Highlands, boasting more than 100 real ales from all over the world, including some brewed right here at home. Expect live music, specialty food, charity stalls and a barbecue.

Bandstand Bar and Restaurant, Nairn

Thu 17 Apr

By donation / 01667 452341

  • 12:00 – 00:00

Fri 18 Apr

By donation / 01667 452341

  • 12:00 – 00:00

Sat 19 Apr

By donation / 01667 452341

  • 12:00 – 00:00

Sun 20 Apr

By donation / 01667 452341

  • 12:00 – 00:00

The Big Bluebell Dog Walk

Duck says 'quack', cat says 'meow' and dog says 'take me on a Big Bluebell Walk so I can walk with a whole load of other pups and help raise money to train assistance dogs … woof'.

All Saints Church, Belton

Sun 11 May

£5 (Children £2)

  • 14:00

Buddies Dinner Dance

Help Buddies celebrate their 20th anniversary with a glass of bubbly, a three-course meal and live entertainment.

Holiday Inn City Centre Theatreland, Glasgow

Fri 25 Apr

£30 / 0141 434 0201

  • 19:00 – 01:00

Edinburgh Night Ride

Criss-cross your way across the city as an individual rider or as part of a team, and check out the sites of the city all bathed in glorious moonlight on a 50-mile course beginning and ending at Holyrood Palace. Ride for the charity of your choice. Children ages 14–17 can take part with an accompanying adult.

Edinburgh City Centre

Sat 21 Jun

£39 registration, plus sponsorship or self-funding / 01244 676454

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Gosfest 2014

Local artists and bands play across two stages and four days at this family-friendly festival. This year welcomes a shopping marquee.

Walpole Park, Gosport

Thu 7 Aug

£2 per entry; £10 for festival pass (Children £1) / 02393 787613

  • 17:30 – 23:30

Charity Easter Party

Live music, fashion show and free first drinks, all to raise money for a good cause.

Manor Barn, Bexhill-on-Sea

Thu 17 Apr

£10 / 01424 220231

  • 19:00 – 22:00

Edinburgh Fashion Swap

Swap some of your neglected outfits (as long as they're still in good condition) for a brand new set of threads.

Malmaison Edinburgh

Thu 15 May

£5 for 1–5 items; £7 for 6–10 items / 07596 596688

  • 18:30 – 20:30

Fundraising Ceilidh

Get acquainted with the Dashing White Sergeant all in aid of Girlguiding and a community in Vietnam.

Liberton Kirk Hall, Edinburgh

Fri 2 May

£12 (under 15s £6; Family £27) / 0131 6648264

  • 19:00 – 22:30

The Head Bang Theory: Alternative Quiz

Quiz night featuring rounds on alternative music, movies, comics, art, TV and more, with four prizes up for grabs. 10% of the money raised goes to MacMillan Cancer Support.

Pivo Caffè, Edinburgh

Thu 17 Apr

£1 / 0131 557 2925

  • 20:00 – 22:30

Thu 24 Apr

£1 / 0131 557 2925

  • 20:00 – 22:30

Thu 1 May

£1 / 0131 557 2925

  • 20:00 – 22:30
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Passion & Celebration: A Concert for Jakes

A classical charity concert featuring Festival Chamber Orchestra conducted by Stephen Barlow with guests Michael Chance, Countertenor; John Harle, Saxophone; and Sarah Leonard, Soprano. Funds raised are donated to the Teenage Cancer Trust in memory of pianist Jacob Barnes.

Canterbury Cathedral

Fri 6 Jun

£10–£28 / 01227 865346

Race for Life

Join the UK's largest women-only fundraising event and walk, run, jog or dance 5 or 10k to raise money for Cancer Research UK.

Bught Park, Inverness

Sun 25 May

£14.99 (Children £10; under 6s free) / 0845 600 6050

  • 13:00

Holyrood Park, Edinburgh

Sun 15 Jun

£14.99 (Children £10; under 6s free) / 0845 600 6050

10k distance.

  • 12:00

Promenade, Blackpool

Wed 9 Jul

£14.99 (under 16s £10; under 6s free) / 0845 600 6050

  • 19:30

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This Is Not a Fashion Show: An Upcycling Design Event

An entire day of upcycled and alternative fashion, with a catwalk show featuring pieces from Sarah Morbey, Beautiful Brastards, 85A Collective and students from Glasgow Clyde College, among many others. Plus stalls, screenings and food and drink, all in support of Govanhill Baths Community Trust.

Govanhill Baths, Glasgow

Sat 24 May

£8 (£6) / 0141 433 2999

Part of Southside Fringe.

Age UK Enfield Celebrity Fundraising Annual Ball

This year's ball and charity auction is hosted by EastEnders actress Lindsey Coulson. Tickets include welcome drink, three-course dinner, disco and live entertainment.

De Vere Venues Theobalds Park, Cheshunt

Sat 10 May

£55 minimum donation / 020 8375 4125

  • 19:00 – 00:00

Anzac Day Edinburgh

A celebration of all things Australian and New Zealand to commemorate the fallen of the battle of Gallipoli. Featuring an Anzac night service, DJs, singers, raffle, games and more with all profits going to charity.

The Globe Bar, Edinburgh

Fri 25 Apr

£10 (including your first 'Kiwi/Aussie beer') / 0131 557 4670

  • 18:00 – 03:00
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Band Slam

Five local bands come together to pay tribute to the one man, Dan. All profits go to the Margaret Kerr Unit of the Borders General Hospital.

Eastgate Theatre & Arts Centre, Peebles

Fri 16 May

£8 (Children £4) / 01721 725777

Butterflies for Beginners

Learn about butterflies, including how to survey and identify them, from people who know a thing or two about them – the RSPB and Butterfly Conservation. This is an outdoor workshop; suitable clothing advised. Booking is essential.

Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum, Glasgow

Sat 10 May

£15 (RSPB members £10) / 0141 331 9805

  • 13:00 – 16:00

Charity Dance

Radio Clyde DJ Dougie Jackson hosts a swanky fundraising evening with fizz on arrival, a charity auction, a raffle and live music from Drifters Revue Let’s Drift and Alabaster Jones. Money raised goes to support the Beatson Cancer Charity.

Grand Central Hotel, Glasgow

Sat 19 Apr

£25 / 0141 240 3700

Charity Firewalk

Walk over hot coals in in aid of the Breast of Bromley.

Crofton Halls, Orpington

Sat 26 Apr

£50 plus minimum £100 sponsorship

Charity Quiz Night with the Moonbeans

Vie for the quiz trophy, try your luck in the raffle and listen to the sounds of the Moonbeans trio. Proceeds go to the homeless and vulnerable in Eastbourne through the Salvation Army. Early booking recommended.

Bibendum, Eastbourne

Sun 20 Apr

£5 / 07791 47666

  • 19:30 – 22:00
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Charity Swish: Clothes Swap Event

Bring along some clothes you've grown a bit tired of and swap them out for someone else's duds, with 30-minutes of browsing time before the swishing begins! Proceeds go to Autism Initiatives Scotland.

Duke Street United Reformed Church, Edinburgh

Fri 25 Apr

£8 (includes all activities and services on offer) / 0131 551 7260

  • 19:00 – 21:30

Cheese and Wine Night

Sample an array of fine wines and gourmet cheese selected by expert guides. All proceeds go to the Carers Trust.

Grosvenor Casino Edinburgh

Wed 30 Apr

£5 / 01313 384444

  • 20:30 – 22:00

Clyde Stride

Don your pyjamas or fancy dress and walk 5k or 10k in support of The Prince & Princess of Wales Hospice. DJ Romeo sets you off at the Riverside Museum of Transport passing the river Clyde, Glasgow's iconic bridges and the Hospice itself before returning to the finish line at the museum.

Riverside Museum, Glasgow

Sat 10 May

£20 (Children £10) / 0141 429 5599

  • 21:00

Comedy Cracker For Shelter

With Lee Nelson, Hattie Hayridge, Kev Orkian, Andre Vincent, Bennett Arron and MC Jamie Povey.

The Bloomsbury Theatre, London WC1H

Fri 2 May

£22.50 / 020 3108 1000

  • 19:30

Community Links' Annual Go-Karting Fundraising Challenge

Strap yourself in for 2.5 hours of speeding round corners and wishing Lewis Hamilton was on your team as you try and gain first place. Alternatively, go and see Lewis Hamilton in the Grand Prix by raising the most money to help those in need.

Capital Karts, London IG11

Wed 18 Jun

Free (£700 minimum sponsorship)

  • 18:00 – 22:30
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