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Fireworks Extravaganza

To keep up with audience demand there are two fireworks displays at George Watson's Rugby Stadium. Both shows feature a full programme of entertainment, including Delighters Fire Circus Theatre, rock choir and pipe band. Plus plenty of hot food and drink. Book online via the SLA charity website; early booking advised.

George Watson's Rugby Stadium, Edinburgh

Sun 2 Nov

£6.50–£7.50 (Family £24–£26; under 2s free) / 0131 629 9112

The Cancer Research UK Ceilidh Experiment

A hoolie in aid of Cancer Research UK.

Summerhall, Edinburgh

Fri 24 Oct

£10 (£7–£8) / 0131 560 1581

Stirling and Bridge of Allan Fireworks Display

Bonfire and fireworks display featuring music from the Red Hot Chilli Pipers. Bonfire at 7.15pm and fireworks at 7.30pm.

Strathallan Games Park, Stirling

Wed 5 Nov

£5 (Family £12; Seniors £4; Students £4; Children £2)

Warwick Town Bonfire

Annual event to celebrate Bonfire Night with the traditional bonfire and fireworks, as well as children's bouncy castle and hot refreshments. Fireworks start at 6:30pm. For more information please contact via email, please do not use Warwick Racecourse phone number.

Warwick Racecourse

Sat 8 Nov

£5 in advance, £6 on gate; children free in advance, £2 on gate; under 3s free / 0844 579 3013

Artlink Central's Art off the Rock 2014 Exhibition

Contemporary Scottish art. The exhibition culminates in a charity art auction on Sun 2 Nov.

Pathfoot Building, Stirling

Fri 24 Oct

Free / 01786 473 171

Sat 25 Oct

Free / 01786 473 171

Sun 26 Oct

Free / 01786 473 171

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Edinburgh Santa Toddle & Parade

Join Santa and his reindeer on a festive parade with George Watsons Pipes & Drums. Kids are welcome to dress as elves, and infants or toddlers in buggies are welcome. All toddlers receive a medal,certificate and goody bag. Ages 6 and under.

Inverleith Park, Edinburgh

Sun 7 Dec

accompanying adults free (Children £5) / 0131 208 2500

Firefighters Fright Night

An evening of live music and dance to raise funds for The Fire Fighters Charity and recognise the work of the firefighters who attended the fire at the Charles Rennie Mackintosh Building in May. The line-up includes acoustic covers band MC4, funky blues from Tom McGuire & the Brassholes and headliner Lino G Rocha, an…

The Art School, Glasgow

Sun 26 Oct

£12 in advance; £15 on the door (Students £8)

The Roaring Prohibition Ball

Harking back to the days of the roaring 20s. When gentlemen gambled, flappers tap danced and cocktails were surreptitiously served in tea cups. Enjoy a night back in time with live performers, burlesque and more!

The Bloomsbury Ballroom, London WC1B

Fri 24 Oct

£15 early bird

15 Years at Gamba Anniversary Dinner

Gamba are marking 15 years of business with an anniversary dinner featuring some foodie favourites. Proceeds from the evening are going to the Fisherman's Mission charity.

Gamba, Glasgow

Tue 28 Oct

£40 / 0141 572 0899

ACE Chorus

Amateur singers chorus of 150 singers performing songs from the shows, easy listening and favourite standards.

SECC, Glasgow

Sat 15 Nov

Clyde Auditorium

£11–£17 / 0870 040 4000

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Angus Minstrels Show

The group present a show packed with music, song, dance and plenty of glamour. Proceeds from all the groups shows go to charity.

The Webster Theatre, Arbroath

Sat 8 Nov

£12 / 01241 435800

Sun 9 Nov

£12 / 01241 435800

Mon 10 Nov

£12 / 01241 435800

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Antiques, Collectors and Vintage Fair

Get stuck in about the antique, vintage and collectibles to see if you can bag a bargain.

Sutton Coldfield Town Hall

Sat 25 Oct

£2 (Children free) / 07816 220136

Sun 30 Nov

£2 (Children free) / 07816 220136

Pathfoot Building, Stirling

Sun 2 Nov

£15 recommended donation / 01786 450971

Auction items are exhibited at The Pathfoot Building, University of Stirling from 19 Oct–2 Nov. Items also displayed at www.artlinkcentral.org from October. Bids can be made in advance via email or telephone until 2pm on Friday 2 Nov. Please phone Fiona Taylor at Artlink Central offices for more details.

Autism Rocks

Charity event.

KOKO, London NW1

Mon 15 Dec

£14.06 / 0870 432 5527

Aye Tunes Music Quiz

Bust out all your nerdy music trivia and let everyone know just how many hours you've spent poring over Dylan lyrics for this Chest Heart & Stroke Scotland fundraiser event. Book a place via the website.

Mansion House, Glasgow

Thu 6 Nov

£15 per person / 0300 1212 999

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BenePink Ladies Event with Benefit Make Up

A night of pink cocktails, mini makeovers from Benefit and some tasty menu items to munch on, with all proceeds going to the Caron Keating Foundation, which helps cancer charities across the country.

Hard Rock Café, Edinburgh

Thu 30 Oct

£15 / 0131 260 3000

Part of PINKTOBER®.

Bingay

Drag superstar Mitzi Macintosh presents the Australian bingo sensation, raising funds for Cancer is a Drag.

Manbar, London WC2H

Mon 27 Oct

Free (£5 per game) / 020 7434 2567

Mon 3 Nov

Free (£5 per game) / 020 7434 2567

Mon 10 Nov

Free (£5 per game) / 020 7434 2567

…and 6 more dates until 22 Dec

Black Tie & Heels Charity Ball

Heel & Toe's children's charity host a black tie ball with champagne reception, four course meal, a live auction, grand raffle and live entertainment hosted by entertainer Steve Walls. All proceeds raised go towards providing free therapy to children with cerebral palsy and other physical disabilities in the North East.

Newcastle Civic Centre, Newcastle upon Tyne

Fri 28 Nov

£65 / 01913 868606

Blindfold Run 10K

Team up with a pal and run a 5k or 10k route with one of you blindfolded and the other acting as your guide runner. This unique race allows you to experience running as blind runner or a running guide and helps raise funds for the Royal London Society for Blind People.

Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, London E20

Sun 2 Nov

£50 per pair (minimum fundraising £350 per pair) / 0207 808 6196

Email for 2-4-1 discount code.

Bothwell Philharmonic Choir Christmas Charity Concert

Opera favourites, carols and seasonal songs, featuring special guest soloists.

Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, Glasgow

Tue 23 Dec

£14 / 0141 332 5057

Mark Donnelly conducts, with guest soprano Suzanne Murphy and the Gorgie Salvation Army Band.

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Cardinal Winning Charity Ball

Charity ball raising funds for projects in and around Glasgow including a champagne reception, four-course dinner, dancing, an auction conducted by Andy Cameron and a raffle with the star prize being a new car. Last years ball raised over £80,000 for local charities including The Wayside Club for the homeless and the…

Crowne Plaza, Glasgow

Fri 5 Dec

£80 / 0141 569 2867

Carshalton Fireworks

Bonfire Night fireworks celebration with music from the Radio Jackie Roadshow hosted by Wallington & Carshalton Round Table in support of local charities. Fireworks display at 7pm, bonfire lit at 7:30pm.

Carshalton Park

Sat 8 Nov

£5–£7.50 (under 5s free)

Charity Auction

In aid of re-building Tin Annie.

St Anne's Church Hall, Leicester

Sat 25 Oct

Free

Charity Christmas Fete

Roll up, roll up for a Christmas fete in aid of the charity HCPT. There's tea and cakes, face painting, eyebrow threading, a nail technician and all manner of exciting stalls on offer. Plus, that Santa fella is said to be stopping by.

St Columbkille's Church, Rutherglen

Sat 6 Dec

Free / 07729 207799

Please note: Stalls cost £20 to run and must be paid in advance.

Charity Concert for Lucy

Charity concert in aid of Lucy Lintott who has been diagnosed with MND.

Electric Circus, Edinburgh

Tue 18 Nov

£3 in advance; £4 on the door / 0131 226 4224

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