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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.

Zumba: Workshop

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

Bolton Arena

Fri 24 Oct

£4.75 / 01204 488100

Sat 25 Oct

£4.75 / 01204 488100

Fri 31 Oct

£4.75 / 01204 488100

…and 15 more dates until 20 Dec

Castle Farm Recreation Centre, Kenilworth

Sun 26 Oct

£5 / 01926 850550

  • 09:00 – 10:00 Zumba: Workshop Castle Farm Recreation Centre, Kenilworth

Sun 2 Nov

£5 / 01926 850550

  • 09:00 – 10:00 Zumba: Workshop Castle Farm Recreation Centre, Kenilworth

Sun 9 Nov

£5 / 01926 850550

  • 09:00 – 10:00 Zumba: Workshop Castle Farm Recreation Centre, Kenilworth
…and 3 more dates until 30 Nov

Countesthorpe Village Hall, Leicester

Fri 24 Oct

Phone for prices / 0116 277 9518

Fri 31 Oct

Phone for prices / 0116 277 9518

Fri 7 Nov

Phone for prices / 0116 277 9518

…and 3 more dates until 28 Nov

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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

St Andrew Square Ice Rink

Edinburgh city centre now boasts, not one, but two ice rinks for the festive season. The new circular rink at St Andrew Square allows you glide all the way round the Melville Monument.

St Andrew Square, Edinburgh

Fri 21 Nov

£9 (£5)

Part of Edinburgh's Christmas.

Sat 22 Nov

£9 (£5)

Part of Edinburgh's Christmas.

Sun 23 Nov

£9 (£5)

Part of Edinburgh's Christmas.

…and 42 more dates until 4 Jan 2015

Adventurers

See and learn about the machines which have been the choice mode of transport for rebels, hellraisers and anyone wanting to annoy their mother.

Riverside Museum, Glasgow

Wed 22 Oct

Free / 0141 287 2660

  • 10:00 – 17:00 Adventurers Riverside Museum, Glasgow

Thu 23 Oct

Free / 0141 287 2660

  • 10:00 – 17:00 Adventurers Riverside Museum, Glasgow

Fri 24 Oct

Free / 0141 287 2660

  • 10:00 – 17:00 Adventurers Riverside Museum, Glasgow
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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

…and 7 more dates until 27 Dec

Glasgow Santa Dash

A five kilometre fun run dressed as jolly old Saint Nic. As well as working off some of those festive mince pies the race raises funds for worthy causes such as the Prince and Princess of Wales Hospice in Glasgow.

George Square, Glasgow

Sun 7 Dec

£15 (Children £5)

Entry fee includes Santa suit.

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

Beaconhurst Duathlon

Duathlon held to allow members of Beaconhurst School Triathlon Club to gain experience in a competitive environment. Ages 8–16.

Gannochy Sports Centre, Stirling

Fri 28 Nov

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

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Glasgow parkrun

An informal weekly 5k run in Pollok Country 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…

Pollok Country Park, Glasgow

Sat 25 Oct

Free / 0141 276 0924

Sat 1 Nov

Free / 0141 276 0924

Sat 8 Nov

Free / 0141 276 0924

…and 7 more dates until 27 Dec

Swimming Lessons

Kids' swimming lessons for all abilities.

Craighalbert Centre, Cumbernauld

Sun 26 Oct

£67.50 for a 9 week course / 0161 764 2224

Sun 2 Nov

£67.50 for a 9 week course / 0161 764 2224

Sun 9 Nov

£67.50 for a 9 week course / 0161 764 2224

…and 32 more dates until 28 Jun 2015

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.

Perth parkrun

An informal weekly 5k run in North Inch and Riverside 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…

North Inch Park, Perth

Sat 25 Oct

Free

Sat 1 Nov

Free

Sat 8 Nov

Free

…and 7 more dates until 27 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

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Victoria parkrun

An informal weekly 5k run in Victoria 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…

Victoria Park, Glasgow

Sat 25 Oct

Free

Sat 1 Nov

Free

Sat 8 Nov

Free

…and 7 more dates until 27 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

The Art of Golf: The Story of Scotland's National Sport

A major overview of the role of golf in Scotland's national life, which by a complete coincidence is on view before, during and immediately after the 2014 Ryder Cup tournament in Gleneagles. Many classic images of the game are present, including Charles Lees' The Golfers (1847), and pictures by Rembrandt, Sir Henry…

Scottish National Gallery, Edinburgh

Wed 22 Oct

£8 (£6) / 0131 624 6200

Thu 23 Oct

£8 (£6) / 0131 624 6200

Fri 24 Oct

£8 (£6) / 0131 624 6200

…and 2 more dates until 26 Oct

Barclays ATP World Tour Finals

A chance to see the top eight singles players and doubles teams of the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) compete in the end of season championships. The tournament is played indoors on hard courts at the London O2 so there's no worries about weather delays. A round-robin format as opposed to the knock-out…

The O2 Arena, London SE10

Sun 9 Nov

Prices to be confirmed / 0844 856 0202

Mon 10 Nov

Prices to be confirmed / 0844 856 0202

Tue 11 Nov

Prices to be confirmed / 0844 856 0202

…and 4 more dates until 15 Nov

Dive 2014

The UK's biggest event for divers, the annual NEC Birmingham Dive Show you'll find plenty to enjoy in an exhibition hall boasting around 250 exhibitors, plus two try-dive pools, special features and free talks by diving's leading experts.

NEC, Birmingham

Sat 25 Oct

Halls 9 - 10

£12.50; £9 adv / 0121 780 4141

Sun 26 Oct

Halls 9 - 10

£12.50; £9 adv / 0121 780 4141

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Drogo 10 Run

A challenging 10 kilometre race up and down the beautiful Teign Gorge.

National Trust: Castle Drogo, Exeter

Sun 16 Nov

£8.70 (Children £4.30; £13–£21.80) / 01647 433306

  • 10:30 – 13:30 Drogo 10 Run National Trust: Castle Drogo, Exeter

Jingle Bell Jog

Don your free Santa suit and walk, jog or frolic your way around a two mile course to raise funds for St Mary's Hospice. Remember to carb load the night before – plenty of mince pies and chocolate coins.

Kings Heath, Birmingham

Sun 7 Dec

£12 (Children £6; under 5s free) / 0121 472 1191

Ticket prices includes a Santa suit for adults and children and a Santa hat for under 5s

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

Neil Howard Stage Rally and Fireworks

Motorsport day followed by fireworks display.

Oulton Park Circuit, Tarporley

Sat 8 Nov

£10 Adults Advance (Children free under 13) / 08709 509 000

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