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The Stoke-On-Trent Antiques, Collectors and Vintage Fair

There's 150 stalls of ceramics, vintage clothing, jewellery, militaria, clocks, furniture and even vintage fishing tackle to keep your bargain-hunting skills finely honed.

Northwood Stadium, Stoke-on-Trent

Sun 20 Apr

£2 (£1.50; Children free) / 07816 220136

  • 09:00 – 15:30

Sun 18 May

£2 (£1.50; Children free) / 07816 220136

  • 09:00 – 15:30

Easter Duck Race

Duck races over the Easter weekend to help raise money for the Scottish Wildlife Trust.

Falls of Clyde Wildlife Reserve – Scottish Wildlife Trust, New Lanark

Sun 20 Apr

£2 per duck / 01555 665262

  • 15:00 – 15:15

Mon 21 Apr

£2 per duck / 01555 665262

  • 15:00 – 15:15

Summer Fair and Teddy Toddle

A fun day out to raise money for the Sick Kids Friends Foundation with a Teddy Toddle, fairground attractions and the chance to meet some of your favourite telly and movie characters.

Meadowbank Sports Centre, Edinburgh

Sat 31 May

£0–£1 (£5 per toddler for the Teddy Toddle) / 0131 668 4949

  • 12:00 – 16:00

Charity Car Boot Sale

Charity car boot sale in aid of Epsom Medical Equipment Fund. Features toilets, catering and on-site parking for buyers.

Epsom General Hospital

Sun 27 Apr

£10–£20 / 020 8337 8181

  • 07:30 – 12:30

£10–£20; free Buyers by donation / 020 8337 8181

  • 08:00 – 12:30

Sun 4 May

£10–£20 / 020 8337 8181

  • 07:30 – 12:30

£10–£20; free Buyers by donation / 020 8337 8181

  • 08:00 – 12:30

Sun 11 May

£10–£20; free Buyers by donation / 020 8337 8181

  • 08:00 – 12:30
…and 11 more dates until 19 Oct

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
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Gower Chilli Festival and Cookoff

A chilli festival for the whole family, with music, activities, markets and – but of course – a whole lot of chilli to taste.

South Gower Sports Club, Swansea

Fri 18 Jul

Prices vary / 07854 319768

  • 18:00

Sat 19 Jul

Prices vary / 07854 319768

  • 10:00 – 18:30

Marie Curie Karting Fundraiser

Earn championship gold as you and your team speed round the track. The reward is the fuzzy warm feeling you'll get knowing that you have done something good for someone in need (plus medals and an actual prize).

Scotkart Indoor Kart Racing, Clydebank

Mon 28 Apr

Prices to be confirmed / 0141 641 0222

  • 18:00 – 22:00

Sponsored Night Walk

Torchlit charity walk to raise money for the Scottish Wildlife Trust. Please wear warm clothing, sturdy footwear and bring a torch.

Falls of Clyde Wildlife Reserve – Scottish Wildlife Trust, New Lanark

Sat 27 Sep

Free (with sponsorship) / 01555 665262

  • 19:00 – 21:30

The Big Chester Craft, Vintage and Gift Fair

Craft, vintage, retro and handmade goods for sale at over 100 stalls.

Northgate Arena Leisure Centre, Chester

Sat 26 Apr

£2 (£1.50; Children free) / 07816 220136

  • 09:00 – 15:30

Sat 31 May

£2 (£1.50; Children free) / 07816 220136

  • 09:00 – 15:30

Fashion in Flames

The models hit the catwalk – only this time it's on fire! Glasgow-based design duo Obscure Couture send their latest collection down a bed of hot coals, worn by what is hopefully a group of highly trained models. All proceeds go to Action for Children Scotland.

Barras Art & Design Centre, Glasgow

Sat 17 May

£10–£25

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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

Give Blood

A blood donation session. Give blood to supplement the national blood bank. This is required for medical emergencies.

The Platform, Morecambe

Tue 22 Apr

Phone for prices / 01524 582803

  • 13:45 – 15:45
  • 17:00 – 19:30

Moonlight Memories Walk

If you have a pair of boots made for walking then this is the time to wear them. Lace them up and help raise money for those living with a terminal illness.

Edgbaston High School For Girls, Birmingham

Sat 12 Jul

£7 (includes hospice t-shirt, tea & coffee and medal) / 0121 454 5831

  • 20:00 – 02:00

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

Barnetts Wood, Chepstow

Sun 4 May

£4 (Children £2; Family £10)

  • 11:00

Brede High Woods, Battle

Mon 21 Apr

£4 (Children £2; Family £10)

  • 10:30

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Kids Fun Run

Get outdoors and raise money for charity at this big day out with fun run, face painting, barbecue and more. All proceeds go to Retrak, working with street children to build a better future for them and their families.

Didsbury Perk And Resource Centre, Manchester

Sat 17 May

£5 / 0161 485 6685

  • 14:00 – 18:00
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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

Big Fun Run

One of a series of 5km fun runs across the UK that focus on families getting together to do something healthy outdoors. The events aren't timed and all ages and abilities are encouraged to take part. Each finisher gets a medal, a goody bag and refreshments.

Bellahouston Park, Glasgow

Sat 11 Oct

£11.49; under fives free (£9.49) / 0141 427 5454

Enter early for £1 off entry fees.

Holyrood Park, Edinburgh

Sun 12 Oct

£11.49; under fives free (£9.49) / 0131 652 8150

Enter early for £1 off entry fees.

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 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

The Forth Rail Bridge Abseil

A chance to partake in a free-fall abseil from the Rail Bridge onto the beach below – a mere 165 ft – to help raise funds for Macmillan Cancer Support. Age 14+. Minimum sponsorship £125.

The Forth Bridge, Edinburgh

Sun 18 May

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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 24 Apr

£1 / 0131 557 2925

  • 20:00 – 22:30

Thu 1 May

£1 / 0131 557 2925

  • 20:00 – 22:30

Thu 8 May

£1 / 0131 557 2925

  • 20:00 – 22:30
…and 33 more dates until 25 Dec

The Mayor's Charity Concert: Peter And The Wolf

  • Directed by: Craig Lawton (cond)

Winchester Chamber Orchestra, featuring Jinah Shim and the Conchord Singers perform Prokofiev's Peter and the Wolf.

Winchester Cathedral

Thu 1 May

£15 adv booking available (Children £4 adv booking available) / 01962 857200

  • 19:30

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.

Aintree Racecourse, Liverpool

Sun 22 Jun

£14.99 (Under 16s - £10; Under 6's free) / 0845 600 6050

  • 11:00

Alyn Waters Country Park, Wrexham

Sun 8 Jun

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

  • 11:00

The Beveridge Park, Kirkcaldy

Sun 29 Jun

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

  • 11:00

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White Feather Charitable Aid Diamond Ball

A three-course meal, live music, disco, auction and raffle in aid of St Andrews Hospice and the Glasgow Biomedical Research Centre.

Crowne Plaza, Glasgow

Sat 10 May

£60 / 07876 032313

  • 19:00 – 01:00

Cannock Chase Military History Weekend

A celebration of the region's military past with hands-on activities for all the family and proceeds going towards Help for Heroes. This year there is an emphasis on the Great War, to coincide with centenary events.

Cannock Chase Visitors Centre

Sat 16 Aug

Free

  • 10:00 – 16:00

Sun 17 Aug

Free

  • 10:00 – 16:00
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