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United House Group Raceday and Fireworks Spectacular

Raceday meeting with one of the regions largest fireworks displays and fairground rides. Fireworks from 6pm.

Ascot Racecourse

Sat 1 Nov

£20 (Children free) / 0870 727 8765

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.

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

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

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

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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
…and 140 more dates until 13 Mar 2015

An Fhèis Mhòr: Scotland's Festival Of Paddlesport

Celebrate the diversity of paddlesport (that's canoeing and kayaking, mostly) at this watery festival featuring the Canoe Polo tournament and Pool Slalom competitions. There's also the thrilling Tay Descent race to watch as its competitors journey down the rapids to Perth, and the National Indoor Kayak Championships…

Various venues, Perth

Sat 25 Oct

Free / 0131 317 7314

Part of Homecoming Scotland.

Sun 26 Oct

Free / 0131 317 7314

Part of Homecoming Scotland.

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

Inverness parkrun

An informal weekly 5k run in Bught 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 you…

Bught Park, Inverness

Sat 25 Oct

Free

Sat 1 Nov

Free

Sat 8 Nov

Free

…and 7 more dates until 27 Dec

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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Energise, York

Tue 28 Oct

Sports Hall

Phone for prices / 01904 552424

Brentwood Centre

Sat 25 Oct

Phone for prices / 01277 215151

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

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.

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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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

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

Aberdeen parkrun

An informal weekly 5k run along the Beach Esplanade. 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…

Beach Esplanade, Aberdeen

Sat 25 Oct

Free

Sat 1 Nov

Free

Sat 8 Nov

Free

…and 7 more dates until 27 Dec

Aerobics And Body Toning Workout

A low impact aerobics workout and body toning exercises. A fun way to get fit and in shape all year round. Designed using a variety of exercise styles to keep you motivated.

Mill Art And Events Centre, Rayleigh

Wed 29 Oct

Phone for prices / 01268 778737

Wed 5 Nov

Phone for prices / 01268 778737

Wed 12 Nov

Phone for prices / 01268 778737

…and 5 more dates until 17 Dec

Afternoon Jump

A National Hunt race meeting.

Kempton Park Racecourse, Sunbury-on-Thames

Mon 3 Nov

£16–£22; £12 adv

Mon 24 Nov

£16–£22; £12 adv

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Afternoon Racing

A flat race meeting.

Wolverhampton Racecourse

Mon 24 Nov

£15 Premier; £10 Grandstand / 01902 390000

Mon 1 Dec

£15 Premier; £10 Grandstand / 01902 390000

Mon 15 Dec

£15 Premier; £10 Grandstand / 01902 390000

Armed Forces Raceday

A National Hunt race meeting.

Warwick Racecourse

Wed 5 Nov

£15; £13.50 adv / 0844 579 3013

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

Atrium Ice Rink

Ice skating for all at Westfield this Christmas season. There are themed and bumper sessions, family entertainment and live DJs, plus performances on the Westfield Presents stage.

The Atrium, London W12

Thu 20 Nov

Prices vary

Fri 21 Nov

Prices vary

Sat 22 Nov

Prices vary

…and 42 more dates until 4 Jan 2015

Avalanche Awareness Course

One day course for winter walkers looking to improve their knowledge of snow and avalanches. The course will involve an indoor introduction to avalanche theory followed by a practical session on the hill.

Nevis Range, Fort William

Sat 20 Dec

Members £45

Sun 21 Dec

Members £45

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