Charity

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Lets Rock Cancer

Charity music night featuring Stone Pony, The Sexx Godz, Long Day Living, Sliders and Queen of Spades.

Ayr Town Hall

Sat 4 Jul

£13.20 / 01292 611222

The London Ballet Company Fundraising Gala

A celebration of ballet and contemporary dance fundraising for the London Ballet Company.

St Bride Foundation, London EC4Y

Fri 22 May

£28 / 020 7353 3331

Loose Women Lunch

Leanne Campbell (Radio City Breakfast Show), Amanda Harrington (model / star of Desperate Scousewives) and Alex Fletcher (Hollyoaks) make the celebrity panel of loose women at this charity lunch. Enjoy a sparkling wine reception, two-course meal and listen to them interview special guests.

Hilton Liverpool Hotel

Fri 19 Jun

£35 / 0151 708 4200

Price inlcudes sparkling wine reception, 2 course meal and celebrity entertainment.

Marie Curie Ladies' Christmas Shopping Lunch

Marie Curie ladies' Christmas shopping lunch returns with an afternoon dedicated to ladies. Champagne, gourmet food, luxury raffle and exclusive shopping all in aid of Marie Curie, an excellent way to get your Christmas shopping done early. Booking is essential.

Grand Central Hotel, Glasgow

Sat 7 Nov

£45–£700 / 0141 557 7563

Midnight Walk

A sponsored midnight walk to raise funds for St Teresa's Hospice in Darlington. Take part in a 1.5 mile stroll around South Park and enjoy a hot drink and a butty at the finish.

South Park, Darlington

Fri 19 Jun

£10 registration; £50 minimum sponsorship

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Midsummer Night's Ball

A gala fundraiser to help fund promotion of the arts. Enjoy a drinks reception, a three-course meal and live performance from the 70-piece orchestra. Dance to classic Latin and ballroom music alongside professional ballroom dancers.

Aston Webb Building, Birmingham

Sat 4 Jul

£60; £540 for a group of 10

The MoonWalk Scotland

A sponsored nocturnal power walk to raise funds to combat breast cancer. As an added bonus, all participants are invited to walk in their bras (and that includes the men). This year, there's an Alice in Wonderland theme.

Inverleith Park, Edinburgh

Sat 13 Jun

Times to be confirmed / Prices vary / 01483 741430

New Moon (10–12 years old) £15 New Moon (13 years and above) £32.50 Half Moon and Full Moon £47.50 Over The Moon £72.50

Mouth Cancer 10km Awareness Walk

Walk and shout the message about mouth cancer from the very part you are trying to save.

Hyde Park, London W2

Sat 19 Sep

Free

The Muddy Mucker

Gather a team of willing adventurers and race your way through the mud and over obstacles. Choose either a 5k or 10k distance and help raise funds for Rennie Grove Hospice Care. Minimum sponsorship £50.

Green Park, Aston Clinton

Sun 15 Nov

£30 includes a Muddy Mucker t-shirt and water along the route / 01442 820740

Music Meets

A laidback musical showcase featuring a range of artists performing acoustics sets and world music to raise awareness of Congo's conflict minerals.

The Calabash Of Culture, London SE26

Fri 12 Jun

£5

  • 19:00 – 23:00 Music Meets The Calabash Of Culture, London

Fri 10 Jul

£5

  • 19:00 – 23:00 Music Meets The Calabash Of Culture, London

Fri 14 Aug

£5

  • 19:00 – 23:00 Music Meets The Calabash Of Culture, London
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Musical Interlude in aid of the Fiona Elizabeth Agnew Trust (FEAT)

A miscellany of singers, actors and musicians perform to help raise funds for the Fiona Elizabeth Agnew Trust (FEAT). There's also a tombola, prints for sale and a glass of wine / soft drink is included in the price.

The Glad Café, Glasgow

Sun 24 May

£10 / 0141 585 7311

Nightrider London

A 100 kilometre ride past some of London's iconic landmarks to raise funds for a charity of your choice.

Lee Valley Velopark, London E20

Sat 6 Jun

£39–£99

On Your Bike

A sponsored bike ride from Isabel Hospice. Choose from three distances (25k, 50k and 100k) and cycle away through the countryside. But don't worry, it's not all about the pedalling – there's also a BBQ, refreshments, a bike doctor and a sports massage tent.

Bishop's Stortford Rugby Club

Sun 31 May

Prices vary

  • 09:00 – 14:00 On Your Bike Bishop's Stortford Rugby Club

One World Peace Ceilidh

The One World Shop and the Edinburgh Peace & Justice Centre come together to host a ceilidh with the Clapshot Ceilidh Band. Also on the nights bill are Protest in Harmony Choir, Voice Box Theatre, childrens’ activities and vegetarian and vegan food.

Edinburgh Steiner School

Fri 29 May

£10 (£7; Seniors £7; Children free) / 0131 229 4541

The Pentland Singers

The choir perform 'Feel the Spirit'.

Balerno High School, Edinburgh

Tue 9 Jun

£10 (£8; Children free free under 12) / 0131 477 7788

Wed 10 Jun

£10 (£8; Children free free under 12) / 0131 477 7788

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Ping Pong Extravaganza Evening

Time to ping pong like you mean it. Teams of four or individuals are welcome, and donations are accepted to the SPS New School Build.

Sevenoaks County Primary School

Thu 4 Jun

Free

Pink Fashion Philosophy Fashion Show 2015

Fashion show in aid of Breast Cancer Care.

DRAM!, Glasgow

Sat 30 May

Free / 0141 332 1622

Afterparty. All welcome.

St Mary's Episcopal Cathedral, Glasgow

Sat 30 May

£10 includes a glass of wine / 0141 339 6691

Poetry Meets Art

Event raising awareness of the situation in the Congo featuring live performance, with open mic and a vegan buffet.

Passing Clouds, London E8

Tue 9 Jun

£5 in advance; £7 on the door / 07596 940536

With Nebula Nebula, JJ Bola, Nairobi Thompson, James Massiah, Kevine Bayana Fuenta, Sid Mercutio, plus a community presentation: The Earth Centre – Traditional Kemetic School.

£5 before 9pm, £7 after / 07596 940536

With Word Play, Isis Amlak, Emma Siane Medeos and Nebula Nebula

Tue 14 Jul

£5 in advance; £7 on the door / 07596 940536

With Nebula Nebula, JJ Bola, Nairobi Thompson, James Massiah, Kevine Bayana Fuenta, Sid Mercutio, plus a community presentation: The Earth Centre – Traditional Kemetic School.

Tue 11 Aug

£5 in advance; £7 on the door / 07596 940536

With Nebula Nebula, JJ Bola, Nairobi Thompson, James Massiah, Kevine Bayana Fuenta, Sid Mercutio, plus a community presentation: The Earth Centre – Traditional Kemetic School.

…and 5 more dates until 12 Jan 2016

Powys Charity Tattoo Convention

More than 30 artists from across the globe get together for Powys' third tattoo convention, as well as body modifications and piercers. There are acoustic acts and other entertainment, all raising money for The Welsh Air Ambulance and the Royal British Legion.

Llanidloes Community Centre

Sat 18 Jul

Free (by donation)

Sun 19 Jul

Free (by donation)

RBC Race For The Kids

Get the whole family involved in this 5k fun run and help raise funds for Great Ormond Street Hospital Children's Charity.

Battersea Park, London SW11

Sun 7 Jun

£16; under 4s free (Children £11) / 0207 239 3270

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Red Shoe Walk

Have a ramble and raise money for the British Red Cross at the same time.

Bellahouston Park, Glasgow

Sat 11 Jul

£10 registration fee; free if more than £30 sponsorship is raised (Under 12s free) / 0141 427 5454

Revolve 24 – Brands Hatch

A cycling challenge to raise money for charity.

Brands Hatch, Longfield

Sat 19 Sep

£100 to join Team Breast Cancer Care / 0843 453 9000

Sun 20 Sep

£100 to join Team Breast Cancer Care / 0843 453 9000

River Rat Race

A wet and wild 10K race which winds around Docklands and combines special water and shore based activities. In aid of Shelter.

ExCel, London E16

Sat 25 Jul

£65–£75 / 020 7069 5000

The RoadBlock Run

RoadBlock Run returns with another race filled with obstacles for runners to navigate in aid of a variety of charities including Chest, Heart and Stroke Scotland. Prizes for fastest males, females and teams, as well as a special prize for runners in fancy dress.

Holyrood Park, Edinburgh

Sun 13 Sep

Times to be confirmed / Prices vary / 0845 450 2000

Rob Roy Challenge

Not for the faint hearted – teams take part in an action-packed day including a 16-mile walk (or run) from Drymen to Callander then a 39-mile cycle to Kenmore. A party and feast await the intrepid participants upon their finish. Teams should include four people and each team member is asked to raise a minimum of £350.

Drymen Village Hall

Sat 20 Jun

£65; £105 with bike hire / 07977 151540

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