Afternoon events, Charity

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BISYOC Symphony Orchestra and Choir Concert

Eighty-five instrumentalists and sixty local singers.

St Laurence Church, Ludlow

Fri 1 Aug

Free

Lunchtime concert.

  • 13:00 – 14:00

Dining In Darkness In Deafening Silence

Dine in a dark silent room at this unique fundraiser for Deafblind Scotland.

The Arthouse, Glasgow

Sat 30 Aug

£35 / 0141 777 6111

Dunfermline Beer Festival

Draft real ale, cider and bottled continental beers are all available for sampling in this two-day event.

Glen Pavilion, Dunfermline

Fri 3 Oct

£10 / 01383 739272

GrouseFest

Catch up on eight hours of music at GrouseFest, with sets from Jungle Lion, Crackin' Right Foot, Escape Plan, Dfacto, Somewhat Unprepared and many more.

The Grouse Inn, Chesterfield

Sun 24 Aug

Free / 01246 279632

  • 12:30 – 22:30
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Lapworth Scarecrow Festival

The Lapworth Scarecrow Festival returns for its tenth bird-alarming year.

Lapworth Village Hall

Sat 13 Sep

Free

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Sun 14 Sep

Free

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Marie Curie Cancer Care Walk Ten

An evening walk among beautiful surroundings, followed by a picnic, entertainment and fireworks to mark the beginning of the next Marie Curie nursing shift.

Boughton House & Gardens, Kettering

Sat 13 Sep

See Marie Currie website for details / 01536 515731

  • 17:00 – 22:00

Mouth Cancer 10km Awareness Walk

Walk and shout the message about mouth cancer from the very part you are trying to save.

Hyde Park, London W2

Sat 20 Sep

Free

The start and finish area is at the bandstand, Serpentine Road.

  • 13:00 – 18:00

Onesie and Wellies Walk

A three-mile walk in onesie and wellies to raise cash for charity.

Sandwell Valley Country Park, West Bromwich

Sun 5 Oct

£10 (Children £5; Family £25; under 5s free)

  • 14:00 – 16:00

Scotland's Hungama Festival at M&D's

A diverse festival with Indian music, dance and song and stalls selling food, drink, fashion, jewellery and mehndi.

Strathclyde Country Park, Motherwell

Sun 3 Aug

Free / 01698 402060

  • 12:00 – 19:00

Sherlock: The World Record

The Yorkshire Brain Research Centre is inviting thousands to dress up as the world's most famous detective at a fundraising event to break the World Record for the biggest gathering of Sherlock-a-likes.

Temple Newsam, Leeds

Sun 31 Aug

£15; under 5s free / 01132 064812

  • 12:00 – 16:00

The SUBWAY Helping Hearts™ Family 5K

Fun run for all the family – part of a campaign to encourage healthier lifestyles and raise funds for charity by the fast food company.

Durdham Downs, Bristol

Sun 24 Aug

£5.99 early birds; £7.99 on the day (Children free)

  • 12:00 – 15:00

Endcliffe Park, Sheffield

Sun 21 Sep

£5.99 early birds; £7.99 on the day (Children free)

  • 12:00 – 15:00

Endcliffe Park Cafe, Sheffield

Sun 21 Sep

£5.99

  • 12:00 – 15:00

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Walk Ten

Let the fools run the 10ks, instead enjoy a twilight 10k stroll before settling down to enjoy the evenings entertainment with your picnic. The event raises funds for Marie Curie nurses in the local area.

Boughton House & Gardens, Kettering

Sat 13 Sep

£10 in advance; £20 on the night / 0845 0524 184

  • 17:00 – 22:00