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Liverpool Spooky Welly Walk

Halloween-themed family day out, with a ghost train, spooky cupcake decorating, a creepy crawly show, Halloween parade, 'Beat the Ghoulie', yucky dip and spooky storytelling.

Sefton Park, Liverpool

Sat 25 Oct

£3 in advance; £4 on the gate (under 2s free) / 03333 237200

Edinburgh Christmas Run

Raise funds for a range of worthy charities with this festive 5k around Inverleith Park. Times and positions are recorded, plus there are first, second and third place prizes and a medal/goody bag combo for all runners.

Inverleith Park, Edinburgh

Sun 7 Dec

£0–£20

The Mucky Mudder

Join the latest trend in endurance sport – mud running. In this case a five mile run, tackling obstacles with plenty of mud along the way. Take part as an individual or team and raise funds for Rennie Grove Hospice Care.

Green Park, Aston Clinton

Sun 16 Nov

£30 / 01442 820740

Entry fee includes a Mucky Mudder t-shirt and water along the route.

Swimming Lessons

Kids' swimming lessons for all abilities.

Boclair Academy, Glasgow

Tue 21 Oct

£60 for an 8 week course / 0161 764 2224

Thu 23 Oct

£60 for an 8 week course / 0161 764 2224

Fri 24 Oct

£60 for an 8 week course / 0161 764 2224

…and 106 more dates until 30 Jun 2015

Craighalbert Centre, Cumbernauld

Tue 21 Oct

£60 for an 8 week course / 0161 764 2224

Wed 22 Oct

£60 for an 8 week course / 0161 764 2224

Sun 26 Oct

£67.50 for a 9 week course / 0161 764 2224

…and 105 more dates until 30 Jun 2015

Hilton Hotel, Bellshill

Thu 23 Oct

£60 for an 8 week course / 0161 764 2224

Fri 24 Oct

£60 for an 8 week course / 0161 764 2224

Thu 30 Oct

£60 for an 8 week course / 0161 764 2224

…and 69 more dates until 26 Jun 2015

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Unibet Masters

The world's best darts players assemble for the Unibet Masters.

Royal Highland Centre, Edinburgh

Sat 1 Nov

£20–£25 / 0131 335 6200

Sun 2 Nov

£20–£25 / 0131 335 6200

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Zumba: Workshop

Depending on energy levels, zumba yourself silly, until your heart's content, or like there's no tomorrow.

Bolton Arena

Thu 23 Oct

£4.75 / 01204 488100

Fri 24 Oct

£4.75 / 01204 488100

Sat 25 Oct

£4.75 / 01204 488100

…and 24 more dates until 20 Dec

Brampton Manor Country Club, Chesterfield

Mon 27 Oct

Phone for prices / 01246 277 760

  • 19:00 – 20:00 Zumba: Workshop Brampton Manor Country Club, Chesterfield

Mon 3 Nov

Phone for prices / 01246 277 760

  • 19:00 – 20:00 Zumba: Workshop Brampton Manor Country Club, Chesterfield

Mon 10 Nov

Phone for prices / 01246 277 760

  • 19:00 – 20:00 Zumba: Workshop Brampton Manor Country Club, Chesterfield
…and 2 more dates until 24 Nov

Broxbourne Civic Hall, Hoddesdon

Mon 27 Oct

£5.20 ( £4.20)

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…and at 20 other places

An Audience with Bret 'The Hitman' Hart

An evening with legendary WWE and WCW pro wrestler Bret 'The Hitman' Hart. Also featuring comedian Adger Brown, John Gwynne, plus a Q&A session and photo opportunities.

Edgbaston, Birmingham

Sun 9 Nov

£50–£100 / 0121 4464422

King Power Stadium, Leicester

Sat 8 Nov

£30–£100

Metrodome Leisure Complex, Barnsley

Thu 6 Nov

£25–£100 / 01226 730098

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England Football

European Championship Qualifiers.

Wembley Stadium, London HA9

Sat 15 Nov

prices vary

Verses Slovenia

Energise, York

Fri 24 Oct

Sports Hall

Phone for prices / 01904 552424

Fri 31 Oct

Sports Hall

Phone for prices / 01904 552424

Extreme Stunt Show

Motorbikes and BMXs compete for your attention with crashing monster trucks Lil Devil and Extreme in this stunt show.

Cheltenham Racecourse

Thu 30 Oct

£6–£12 / 01242 513014

City of Manchester Stadium

Fri 31 Oct

£6–£12

Haydock Park Racecourse, Newton-le-Willows

Sat 25 Oct

£6–£12 / 01942 725963

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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 661 5351

Roundhay Park, Leeds

Mon 27 Oct

Phone for prices / 0113 247 8336

Mon 3 Nov

Phone for prices / 0113 247 8336

Mon 10 Nov

Phone for prices / 0113 247 8336

…and 2 more dates until 24 Nov

The Great Edinburgh Santa Fun Run

It's a wonder Santa can run anywhere after all those mince pies, but never the less, run he does. Thousands of him. All to raise funds for the 'When You Wish Upon a Star' charity to grant Christmas wishes to sick children. Price includes a santa suit to keep (or elf hat for kids).

West Princes Street Gardens, Edinburgh

Sun 14 Dec

£10 (Children 5–11 £5; Children 2–4 £2.50) / 01357 529950

Ticket price includes Santa suit and medal. All participants are asked to raise £20.14 for the charity. Part of Edinburgh's Christmas.

LeJog

Ready the engines, as the famous Lands End to John O'Groats Reliability Trial and Tour returns. The rally car driving event, run by HERO, is open to classic cars built before 1984. Tough conditions are to be expected.

Various venues, Scotland

Sun 7 Dec

Times vary / Prices to be confirmed

Mon 8 Dec

Times vary / Prices to be confirmed

Tue 9 Dec

Times vary / Prices to be confirmed

Wed 10 Dec

Times vary / Prices to be confirmed

LGBT Roller Disco

Family-friendly skating, songs and socialising, organised by LGBT Health & Wellbeing.

Meadowbank Sports Centre, Edinburgh

Sat 25 Oct

Free / 0131 523 1104

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ShuttleScots Badminton Club

Regular open sessions for all abilities with Edinburgh's own friendly and inclusive lesbian, gay, transgender and bisexual badminton group. It's a fun and easy sport to pick up, with plenty of punning opportunities to boot.

Meadowbank Sports Centre, Edinburgh

Tue 21 Oct

Free for first week; following two weeks £3; 12-week term £30 / 0131 661 5351

Tue 28 Oct

Free for first week; following two weeks £3; 12-week term £30 / 0131 661 5351

Tue 4 Nov

Free for first week; following two weeks £3; 12-week term £30 / 0131 661 5351

…and 7 more dates until 23 Dec

World Taekwondo Grand Prix

The inaugural WTF World Taekwondo Grand Prix.

Manchester Central

Fri 24 Oct

£10–£28 / 0161 834 2700

Sat 25 Oct

£10–£28 / 0161 834 2700

Sun 26 Oct

£10–£28 / 0161 834 2700

2.8 Hours Later

Cross-city zombie chase game, which challenges teams of the uninfected to race through the streets at night and evade hordes of the undead, in order to reach resistance HQ unscathed within the allocated 2.8 hours. Due to the extreme and physical nature of the event, participants run at their own risk and should wear…

Venue TBC, London

Thu 23 Oct

Times to be confirmed / £35–£45

You receive the exact location via email a week before the event.

Fri 24 Oct

Times to be confirmed / £35–£45

You receive the exact location via email a week before the event.

Sat 25 Oct

Times to be confirmed / £35–£45

You receive the exact location via email a week before the event.

…and 3 more dates until 1 Nov

Arenacross

White knuckle indoor dirt bike racing and freestyle motocross – all set to a laser show and exhilarating soundtrack.

LG Arena, Birmingham

Sat 24 Jan 2015

£19–£39 / 0844 338 8000

Metro Radio Arena, Newcastle upon Tyne

Sun 1 Feb 2015

£19–£39 / 0844 493 6666

Motorpoint Arena Sheffield

Sat 14 Feb 2015

£19–£39 / 0114 256 5656

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Edinburgh parkrun

An informal weekly 5k run along the promenade at Cramond. Everyone is welcome, no matter how fast or slow (you're welcome to walk the route, bring your dog or push a buggy), so you can use it as a one-off fitness test, a chance to get some fresh air or come every week to try to beat your personal best time. It's friendly…

Cramond Promenade, Edinburgh

Sat 25 Oct

Free

Sat 1 Nov

Free

Sat 8 Nov

Free

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Halloween 5k Fun Run

In aid of the Dame Vera Lynn Trust for children with Cerebral Palsy.

Cowdray Park, Midhurst

Sat 1 Nov

£15 ( £10) / 01403 780 444

Jingle Jog

Run, jog, walk or boogie your way round a choice of routes to raise money for Diverse Abilities Plus. Participants can choose between an 8k or a 10k and there's a free 2.3k jingle jog for children aged 5 and under.

Moors Valley Country Park, Ringwood

Sun 7 Dec

£10 entry plus £30 minimum sponsorship (Children £5 entry plus £15 minimum sponsorship; under 5s free but must be accompanied by a paid… / 01202 718266

  • 10:00 Jingle Jog Moors Valley Country Park, Ringwood

Musselburgh Racecourse

Thu 6 Nov

£15–£29 / 0131 665 2859

First Day of Jumps Season. First race begins at 1pm.

Fri 7 Nov

£15–£29 / 0131 665 2859

Jump race fixture with the first race beginning at 1pm.

Fri 28 Nov

£15–£29 / 0131 665 2859

The Saltire - St Andrew's Raceday. Jump race fixture with the first race beginning at 12.10pm.

…and 6 more dates until 11 Feb 2015

The Sonics: LGBT Basketball Group

An informal weekly practice for beginners and regular players alike.

Leith Community Education Centre, Edinburgh

Tue 21 Oct

£3

Tue 28 Oct

£3

Tue 4 Nov

£3

…and 6 more dates until 16 Dec

Tollcross parkrun

An informal weekly 5k run in Tollcross park. Everyone is welcome, no matter how fast or slow (you're welcome to walk the route, bring your dog or push a buggy), so you can use it as a one-off fitness test, a chance to get some fresh air or come every week to try to beat your personal best time. It's friendly and free, and…

Tollcross Park, Glasgow

Sat 25 Oct

Free / 0141 763 2345

Sat 1 Nov

Free / 0141 763 2345

Sat 8 Nov

Free / 0141 763 2345

…and 7 more dates until 27 Dec back to top