Afternoon events, Charity

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Water of Leith Duck Race

Not just one but a whole afternoon of charity duck races, with lots of prizes to be won, from tickets to Edinburgh attractions to bottles of whisky.

Water of Leith Visitor Centre, Edinburgh

Sun 21 Sep

Free, but you can sponsor a duck for £2 or £1 / 0131 455 7367

  • 13:00

Coatwalk

British fashion house Jacques Vert Group host a fashion fundraiser for Macmillian. Participants take part of a sponsored 3km walk around St James' Park before a fashion show featuring the new Coatwalk outerwear collection is modelled by celebrities, Macmillan professionals and people who have benefited from their support.

One Great George Street, London SW1P

Sat 4 Oct

£27 / 020 7636 1577

  • 12:00 – 18:30

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

£11.25 / 01383 739272

Edinburgh's Big Swish!

Swap up to 10 items that you've grown tired of, grown out of or grown apart from for new (to you) items.

LifeCare, Edinburgh

Sat 27 Sep

£8 / 0131 343 0940

  • 14:30 – 16:30

The Erskine Ladies' Lunch

A 'snow belles' themed winter party, featuring a cocktail reception, three course lunch, wine and coffee, plus entertainment from Edward Reid, Andrew Merry and Nicola Cassells.

29 Private Members Club, Glasgow

Sun 23 Nov

£65 / 0141 225 5610

  • 12:00 – 17:00
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McTears Marie Curie Family Raceday

A family afternoon of fun in aid of Marie Curie Cancer Care, featuring a seven race card of top notch action, seasonal awards for the leading Owner and Trainer, and appearances from Mr. Men and Little Miss for the wee ones.

Hamilton Park Racecourse

Mon 29 Sep

£13 / 01698 283806

  • 12:00

Merchants of Magic

Five live magicians.

Britannia Panopticon Music Hall, Glasgow

Sun 5 Oct

£3–£5 / 0141 553 0840

  • 13:30 – 14:30

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

Pitlochry Christmas Tree Festival

Two day festival of Christmas trees, featuring displays from local businesses, voluntary organisations, charities, groups, clubs and families. Also featuring a craft market, music and refreshments.

Pitlochry Church

Sun 30 Nov

£2.50 / 01796 472160

  • 12:00 – 16:00

Sparkling Afternoon Tea and Fashion Show for Breast Cancer Care

Enjoy an afternoon tea (include a glass of champagne) and see the autumn/winter fashions during Breast Cancer Awareness Month and help raise funds to fight the disease.

George Hotel, Edinburgh

Sun 12 Oct

£22 / 0131 225 1251

  • 14:00 – 17:00

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.

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

Stanley Park, Blackpool

Sun 28 Sep

£5.99

  • 12:00 – 15:00

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

  • 12:00 – 15:00

Sunday Assembly

Do you like the whole ritual, communal, hanging-out-together and talking-about-stuff aspect of religion, and don't see why you can only have it if you believe in a supreme being? Sounds like the Sunday Assembly is for you. The 'godless congregation' meets every Sunday to hear talks, sing songs and celebrate life.

CCA, Glasgow

Sun 19 Oct

Free / 0141 352 4900

Launch event featuring music from Go.Star.Fall and a reflection on the power of new beginnings

  • 12:00 – 14:00

Sun 23 Nov

Free / 0141 352 4900

  • 12:00 – 14:00

Sun 14 Dec

Free / 0141 352 4900

  • 12:00 – 14:00

The Stand, Newcastle upon Tyne

Sun 28 Sep

Free / 0844 693 3336

  • 12:00 – 13:30

Sun 26 Oct

Free / 0844 693 3336

  • 12:00 – 13:30

Sun 30 Nov

Free / 0844 693 3336

  • 12:00 – 13:30

Sun 28 Dec

Free / 0844 693 3336

  • 12:00 – 13:30