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Glasgow Vet School Rodeo

A day of animal-based fun. The event is organised by Glasgow veterinary students with monies raised going to charity.

Garscube Estate, Glasgow

Sat 18 Apr

£7 (£3; Family £15; under 3s free)

Yorkhill Easter Egg Run

The annual motorbike run for Yorkhill Hospital.

SECC, Glasgow

Sun 5 Apr

Free / 0141 201 6917

Charity Dinner

An evening of entertainment, featuring a glass of bubbly on arrival, four course dinner, wine and more.

Kelburn Castle and Country Centre, Largs

Fri 27 Feb

£45 / 01475 568685

  • 19:00 – 00:00 Charity Dinner Kelburn Castle and Country Centre, Largs

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 1 Mar

£10–£20 / 020 8337 8181

Sun 5 Apr

£10–£20 / 020 8337 8181

Sun 3 May

£10–£20 / 020 8337 8181

…and 5 more dates until 4 Oct

Sense Scotland Firewalk

Literally walk across burning hot coals to help raise funds for Sense Scotland.

Queen Margaret Union, Glasgow

Sat 28 Feb

Free / 0300 330 9292

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Have a Heart

An evening of comedy for the British Heart Foundation.

Malone's Irish Bar, Glasgow

Fri 27 Feb

£5 / 0141 332 8899

Marie Curie's Diamond Dinner

A charity dinner organised by students from Robert Gordon University and Marie Curie, with funds raised staying locally within Aberdeen.

Norwood Hall Hotel, Aberdeen

Sat 7 Mar

£55 for a single ticket; table of ten £500

Gig For Gaza

An evening of music and solidarity for Gaza. Supported by MAP (Medical Aid for Palestinians).

Òran Mór, Glasgow

Fri 27 Feb

£9.50–£11.50 / 0141 357 6200

Shuffle Down

Fundraiser for MND Scotland with live music, local craft beer and stalls selling food, arts and crafts. Confirmed acts include Alfa 9, Dead Man Fall and Norrie McCulloch.

Dobbie Hall, Larbert

Sat 23 May

£17 / 01324 570450

Step Into The Musicals

A medley of song from musicals including Rent, DreamGirls, Rock of Ages and The Lion King. Performance in aid of mental health charity Mind.

Carlisle College

Wed 11 Mar

£5 (£4) / 01228 822700

Thu 12 Mar

£5 (£4) / 01228 822700

Fri 13 Mar

£5 (£4) / 01228 822700

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Bandstand Beer and Music Festival

The largest indie beer and music festival in the Highlands, boasting more than 140 real ales, ciders and craft beers from all over the world, including some brewed right here at home. Expect live music, specialty food, whisky, charity stalls and a barbecue.

Bandstand Bar and Restaurant, Nairn

Thu 2 Apr

By donation / 01667 452341

Live music programme includes The Kitty Black Band (3 Apr), Nairn District Pipe Band (4 Apr), Niz, Nico, Jim & Bert (4 Apr), Robin Lawrie (5 Apr), BIRO (10 Apr) and Dredd or Alive (11 Apr).

Fri 3 Apr

By donation / 01667 452341

Live music programme includes The Kitty Black Band (3 Apr), Nairn District Pipe Band (4 Apr), Niz, Nico, Jim & Bert (4 Apr), Robin Lawrie (5 Apr), BIRO (10 Apr) and Dredd or Alive (11 Apr).

Sat 4 Apr

By donation / 01667 452341

Live music programme includes The Kitty Black Band (3 Apr), Nairn District Pipe Band (4 Apr), Niz, Nico, Jim & Bert (4 Apr), Robin Lawrie (5 Apr), BIRO (10 Apr) and Dredd or Alive (11 Apr).

…and 8 more dates until 12 Apr

Comic Relief Wine Fair

More than 20 wine retailers, including the Wine Society, Naked Wine, Harvey Nichols and Majestic Wine, display their selections. In addition to over 100 wines to sample, the night promises a variety of competitions and raffles to help raise money for Comic Relief. Ages 18+.

Assembly Rooms, Edinburgh

Thu 12 Mar

£20 / 0131 220 4348

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

£400 / 01132 108797

Please note: rescheduled date.

Sun 24 May

£400 / 01132 108797

Please note: rescheduled date.

Mon 25 May

£400 / 01132 108797

Please note: rescheduled date.

Muddy Dog Challenge

Join the UK's first obstacle course where humans and hounds can compete side by side. Crawl under nets, jump over tyres and squish through the mud to help raise funds for Battersea Dogs & Cats Home.

Brockwell Park, London SE24

Sun 10 May

£27.50–£30; £8.50 dogs (Teams of 3+ £22.50–£25 per adult) / 020 7627 9295

£27.50–£30; £8.50 dogs (Teams of 3+ £22.50–£25) / 020 7627 9295

Allsorts

Creative sessions for adults with learning disabilities.

The Albany, London SE8

Thu 5 Mar

£5 / 020 8692 4446

  • 10:00 – 17:00 Allsorts The Albany, London

Thu 12 Mar

£5 / 020 8692 4446

  • 10:00 – 17:00 Allsorts The Albany, London

Thu 19 Mar

£5 / 020 8692 4446

  • 10:00 – 17:00 Allsorts The Albany, London
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Anne Frank Cycle Challenge

A London to Amsterdam cycle covering 155 miles over two days to raise funds for the Anne Frank Trust UK.

Various Venues, London SW19

Fri 29 May

£200 Registration fee; £1500 Minimum sponsorship / 020 7284 5858

Exact start point to be confirmed.

Art Exhibition Launch and Raffle

Work by local artists including a raffle, in which you can win one of the paintings.

St John's Episcopal Church, Edinburgh

Sat 14 Mar

Free including complimentary glass of wine (over 18s only) / 0131 229 7565

Sun 15 Mar

Free / 0131 229 7565

The Ashridge Trail Half Marathon

Run 13.1 miles of off-road trail through 2000 acres of woodland to raise funds for Rennie Grove Hospice Care. The event is open to all abilities levels and supporters can enjoy a relaxing picnic in the countryside while you get your sweat on.

Ashridge House, Berkhamsted

Sun 7 Jun

£20 before 31st December 2014; £25 after / 01442 820740

Baby and Toddler Shopping

The charity shop turns itself into an Aladdin’s cave of baby and toddler goods for two days so parents can shop a treasure trove of baby clothes, cots, buggies and toys.

St Oswald's Charity Shop, Wallsend

Fri 27 Feb

Free

Sat 28 Feb

Free

Back To The Beat In Aid Of The Beatson

Big ol' line-up in aid of Beatson Cancer Charity featuring George Bowie, Ultrabeat, The Rhetoriks, Sparkos, Vance, Zander Nation, Jae Freer, Andrew Love & MC Madman, Stereofunk, Stuart McLean, Aaron Robertson and The Doctor.

Barrowland, Glasgow

Sat 25 Apr

£16.50 / 0141 552 4601

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Back to the Future: St Oswald’s Does the 1980s

Relive the era of big hair, shoulder pads and neon Lycra for an evening of fun and nostalgia, in aid of St Oswald's Hospice. Hosted by Alfie Joey, enjoy an 80s disco, themed cocktails and food, with performances from Encore Dance and more.

Benfield Audi Showroom, Newcastle

Sat 25 Apr

£40–£100 / 0843 2188148

Benefit for Scottish Autism

John Williams and host Jellybean Martinez (plus more tbc) make you laugh in order to raise awareness of and funds for Scottish Autism.

The Stand, Edinburgh

Tue 21 Apr

£7 (£5) / 0131 558 7272

Big Arran Challenge

Traverse Arran however you choose. Cycle around it, climb Goatfell – maybe do both. Raising money for Glasgow City Mission.

Brodick, Isle of Arran

Sat 6 Jun

£75 minimum sponsorship

Bike For Bobath

Charity cycle run from the Riverside Museum to Balloch in aid of cerebral palsy charity Bobath. The route is scenic but flat and suitable for all ages and abilities. Refreshments and first aid are on hand along the way.

Riverside Museum, Glasgow

Sat 6 Jun

£15 (Children £5) / 0141 287 2720

Candelit Earth Hour Yoga

Iyengar Yoga teacher, Lucy Iredale, takes you through restorative meditation techniques to help you relax during the Earth Hour blackout. All proceeds to WWF Scotland.

Balmoral Hotel, Edinburgh

Sat 28 Mar

£10 / 0131 556 2414

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