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Death to Cancer Fundraiser

Death to Cancer present live punk and rock'n'roll from The Vibrators, The Ligaments, Deadbeat and Slow Faction. There's also an auction of paintings donated by some of London's finest tattoo artists and all profits are donated to Cancer Research UK.

The Black Heart, London NW1

Sat 2 Aug

£7 / 020 7428 9730

Deep Fried Film Festival

Lanarkshire's very own film festival returns for its sixth year, with programmes of locally submitted shorts, UK and international features, and a whole day of free workshops for budding filmmakers.

Various venues, Lanarkshire

Sat 30 Aug

Times to be confirmed / 07954 384925

Sun 31 Aug

Times to be confirmed / 07954 384925

Mon 1 Sep

Times to be confirmed / 07954 384925

…and 5 more dates until 6 Sep

Dining In Darkness In Deafening Silence

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

The Arthouse, Glasgow

Fri 29 Aug

£37.79 / 0141 777 6111

Sat 30 Aug

£37.79 / 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

£11.25 / 01383 739272

Sat 4 Oct

£11.25 / 01383 739272

Edinburgh Macmillan Art Show

Major contemporary Scottish artists have contributed work to a show in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support. Plus, there's a raffle and limited-edition prints.

Bonhams, Edinburgh

Thu 14 Aug

Free / 0131 225 2266

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Fri 15 Aug

Free / 0131 225 2266

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Sat 16 Aug

Free / 0131 225 2266

  • 10:00 – 16:00

Sun 17 Aug

Free / 0131 225 2266

  • 10:00 – 16:00
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Elizabeth I: Virgin On The Ridiculous

Living Spit present a comedic take on the reign of the Tudor monarch, complete with songs, props and live music.

The Exchange, Sturminster Newton

Thu 23 Oct

£10 (Children £8) / 01258 475137

  • 19:30

Salisbury Playhouse

Thu 9 Oct

£13.50 / 01258 475137

  • 19:45

Fri 10 Oct

£13.50 / 01258 475137

  • 19:45

Sat 11 Oct

£13.50 / 01258 475137

  • 19:45

The Shop Front Theatre, Coventry

Thu 23 Oct

£8 / 01258 475137

  • 19:30

Epilepsy Action Reindeer Fun Run

Dress up as a Dasher, Dancer, Prancer or Rudolph and take part in a festive 5k fun run for Epilepsy Action. There's a medal and a mince pie for all runners and Hall Royd Band are performing carols. Any reindeer calves wanting to race can take part in the children's fun run.

Roberts Park Bandstand, Saltaire

Sun 7 Dec

£2.50–£12 / 0113 210 8797

  • 10:00 – 12:30

Epilepsy Action Tour of the Roses

Three day, coast to coast, cycle challenge in aid of Epilepsy Action. Starting in Blackpool and finishing in Scarborough the route includes parts of the first Stage of the 2014 Tour de France and passes the most iconic locations in the region. Accommodation, meals, baggage transfer, medical cover and mechanical assistance…

North Pier Blackpool

Sat 23 May 2015

£400 / 01132 108797

Please note: rescheduled date.

  • 09:00 – 19:00

Sun 24 May 2015

£400 / 01132 108797

Please note: rescheduled date.

  • 09:00 – 19:00

Mon 25 May 2015

£400 / 01132 108797

Please note: rescheduled date.

  • 09:00 – 19:00

Extraordinary:Art Show And Charity Auction

A fundraising exhibition by 14 artists.

The Cathedral Church Of St Nicholas, Newcastle upon Tyne

Fri 15 Aug

Phone for prices / 0191 232 1939

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Sat 16 Aug

Phone for prices / 0191 232 1939

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Sun 17 Aug

Phone for prices / 0191 232 1939

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Family Fun Day and Dog Show

A day of fun for the family and a chance for your pooch to get crowned 'Cleverest Dog' or 'Waggiest Tail', plus go karts, trade stalls, face painting, a BBQ and much more. Funds go to King George & Queen's Hospitals Charity.

Romford & Gidea Park Rugby Club, London RM7

Sat 16 Aug

£1 (Children free; dog show £1.50) / 01708 435000

  • 10:00 – 16:00
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Family Fun Day

Family fun day with a vast array of activities including a 'scootathon', construction games, live music, farm animals, bouncy castles, face painting and balloon artists as well as stalls selling arts and craft, farm produce and vintage goodies. The events opens with a 5k fun run for all abilities including a wheelchair…

The Kia Oval, London SE11

Sat 13 Sep

Free / 020 7848 7805

  • 11:00 – 17:00

Fantastic Fish Festival

Fishy festival celebrating British sealife as well as cooking demos from local chefs, craft activities and dive shows.

Living Coasts, Torquay

Mon 28 Jul

Times to be confirmed / £10.50

Tue 29 Jul

Times to be confirmed / £10.50

Wed 30 Jul

Times to be confirmed / £10.50

…and 2 more dates until 1 Aug

Food and Craft Fair

A food and craft fair fundraiser with a focus on local food producers and craftspeople. Stalls include organic vegetables, bakery, preserves, cards, jewellery, photography, fabric products, cosmetics and more.

Strathpeffer Pavilion

Sat 1 Nov

Free / 01997 421344

  • 10:00 – 16:00

Sun 2 Nov

Free / 01997 421344

  • 10:00 – 16:00

Fresh Start Charity Sale

Buy up some baked goods, bric a brac, crafts and more and help raise funds for homelessness charity Fresh Start while you're at it.

The Fresh Start Food Station, Edinburgh

Sat 30 Aug

Free / 0131 476 7741

  • 10:00 – 13:00

Sat 27 Sep

Free / 0131 476 7741

  • 10:00 – 13:00

Sat 25 Oct

Free / 0131 476 7741

  • 10:00 – 13:00

Sat 29 Nov

Free / 0131 476 7741

  • 10:00 – 13:00
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freshnlo Pedal For Scotland Sportive

Annual display of pedal power as participants cycle 110 miles from Glasgow to Edinburgh through the southern uplands. With over 2400 metres of ascent this is a charity event for those who like a challenge.

People's Palace & Winter Gardens, Glasgow

Sun 7 Sep

£36 / 0141 348 7998

  • 06:30 – 18:00

Gibside Sponsored Dog Walk

A two-mile route, suitable for wheelchairs/push chairs, to take with dog buddies.

National Trust: Gibside, Newcastle upon Tyne

Sat 23 Aug

£10 / 01207 541820

  • 17:30

Glasgow Walk to Beat Blood Cancer

Walk in memory of a loved one or to celebrate life to help raise funds for leukaemia and lymphoma research.

Pollok Country Park, Glasgow

Sun 31 Aug

in advance £10 (children £5; family £25); on the day £15 (children £7.50; family £35) / 07708 303455

Gloucestershire Steam and Vintage Extravaganza

Get your fill of buses, coaches, motorcycles and military vehicles, but don't forget the trade stands, interactive displays or dog show either. People who were born on 6 or 7 September 1975 get in for free; email ahead to get on the list.

South Cerney Airfield, Near Cirencester

Fri 1 Aug

£3.60–£20 (under 5s free) / 01453 890891

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Sat 2 Aug

£3.60–£20 (under 5s free) / 01453 890891

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Sun 3 Aug

£3.60–£20 (under 5s free) / 01453 890891

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Glow Neon Fun Run

Get all glowy by getting doused in glowing water as you run, walk, dance or locomotion along the course.

Meadowbank Sports Centre, Edinburgh

Sat 25 Oct

£10 / 0131 652 3169

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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

Harrogate Sportive

Following the massive spectator numbers for the Tour de France's Yorkshire stage Cycle Yorkshire, British Cycling and Epilepsy Action have teamed up to develop the Harrogate Sportive. The event consists of a non-competitive ride of either 72 miles or 33 miles and is open to everyone over 18.

Army Foundation College, Harrogate

Sun 5 Oct

£23–£35

  • 09:30 – 16:00

Hastings and Rother Charities Fair

Check out stalls from a variety of charities and learn more about what you can do to help. Plus, live entertainment on the day.

Azur, St. Leonards-on-Sea

Sun 12 Oct

Free / 01424 721448

  • 10:00 – 16:00

The Isle of Skye Blended Scotch Whisky Munro Challenge

Climb a Munro anywhere in Scotland and help raise money for a worthwhile cause.

Various venues, Scotland

Mon 1 Sep

Times & prices to be confirmed

Tue 2 Sep

Times & prices to be confirmed

Wed 3 Sep

Times & prices to be confirmed

…and 27 more dates until 30 Sep

Jamie's Concert

Local bands and solo artists are performing in remembrance of Jamie Stewart, who died of a rare metabolic condition called Leigh's disease in 2007 at the age of 14. The concert is in aid of the charity CLIMB (Children Living with Inherited Metabolic Diseases), and aims to raise awareness in Scotland. The event also…

The Forum, Aberdeen

Sat 23 Aug

£10 / 01224 633336

  • 19:30
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