Charity

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James Bond-Themed Gala Ball

A gala ball in aid of Yorkhill Children's Charity, themed around the martini-drinking man of action himself. With a sparkling reception, three course meal, casino and a live performance from Too Many Vices, it's so very Bond, darling.

Crowne Plaza, Glasgow

Sat 28 Mar

£50 / 07804 634859

Jenny Leathes: Granite Land

Retrospective of the work of the late photographer and artist.

Helston Museum

Sat 14 Mar

Free / 01326 564027

Mon 16 Mar

Free / 01326 564027

Tue 17 Mar

Free / 01326 564027

…and 9 more dates until 27 Mar

Laugh Out Loud for Lively Minds

A evening of stand-up hosted by BBC 6 Music's Shaun Keaveny with all proceeds going to charity Lively Minds. Comedians include Katherine Ryan, Sara Pascoe, Romesh Ranganathan, Brett Goldstein, Carly Smallman and Morgan Berry.

20th Century Theatre, London W11

Wed 18 Mar

£30 / 020 7272 0535

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

Monday Night Comedy

A night of comedy to help to raise funds for those affected by multiple system atrophy. The line-up includes Mark Maier, Angie McEvoy, Steve Best, Pete Beckley and Dominic Holland.

The Comedy Store, London SW1Y

Mon 2 Mar

£15 / 0844 871 7699

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The MoonWalk London

Don those walking boots and brightly coloured bras (ever an excellent fashion combo) to raise cash for breast cancer charity Walk the Walk, with 17,000 other fundraisers tramping through London in the dead of night. Meet at Clapham Common.

Clapham Common, London SW4

Sat 16 May

Times to be confirmed / £47.50 / 01483 741430

Moroccan Children's Trust Fundraising Gala

Food, drink, traditional Moroccan music and a live auction – all in aid of Moroccan Children's Trust.

Mandarin Oriental Hyde Park, London SW1X

Sun 15 Mar

£150 / 07944 608630

Mud Rush

Love mud? You'd better if you want to attempt Scotland's largest assault course. The race is suitable for all abilities and raises funds for local charity Visibility.

Craufurdland Castle, Fenwick

Sun 17 May

£10 plus a pledge to raise £30 in sponsorship / 0141 332 4632

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

NCT Nearly New Sale

Chance to buy some baby and children's items at reduced prices.

Broomhill Church Hall, Glasgow

Sat 21 Mar

£1 / 0141 334 2540

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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

Poetry Meets Art

Event raising awareness of the situation in the Congo featuring art, music, rap, spoken word and more.

Passing Clouds, London E8

Tue 10 Mar

£5–£7 £5 online and otd before 9pm, £7 after / 07596 940536

Tue 14 Apr

£5–£7 £5 online and otd before 9pm, £7 after / 07596 940536

Tue 12 May

£5–£7 £5 online and otd before 9pm, £7 after / 07596 940536

…and 8 more dates until 12 Jan 2016

Quarriers Ladies' Lunch

Charity ladies' lunch in aid of Quarriers, which supports adults with disabilities.

Grand Central Hotel, Glasgow

Sun 1 Mar

£40 / 0141 240 3700

Rachael Clunie

The vocalist performs a charity singing gig.

The Brunswick, Hove

Sun 19 Apr

£10 / 01273 733984

The RAF Halton Sprint Triathlon

Swim, cycle and run to help raise money for Rennie Grove Hospice Care.

RAF Halton, Aylesbury

Sun 3 May

Times to be confirmed / £25–£35 / 01442 820740

Please note: Price depends on whether participants take on a Super Sprint or Mini Olympic.

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Rage The Night Rapids

A unique night time team white water rafting experience for children's cancer charity CLIC Sargent.

Lee Valley White Water Centre, Waltham Cross

Fri 27 Mar

£180 reserves a boat for 9 team members / 0845 677 0606

Rainbow Ramble

The Legacy Rainbow House's annual sponsored walk/run, which aims to support children with disabilities. Participants can choose between a five, 11 or 18 mile route, and all finishers receive a goody bag and medal.

Bishop Rawstorne High School, Leyland

Sat 25 Apr

£15; children/adults in wheelchairs/pushchairs free (Children £5) / 01704 823276

  • 09:30 – 17:00 Rainbow Ramble Bishop Rawstorne High School, Leyland

Rennie Grove Hospice Care’s Chilterns Cycle Challenge

Get out the cycling lycra and get fit in the name of charity. Money raised goes towards Rennie Grove Hospice Care.

Kingsbury Square, Aylesbury

Sun 22 Mar

£17–£30 depending on route taken (Children £10; under 5s free) / 01442 820740

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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Run for All

A series of 10k runs in the North of England. Race for a PB or jog in your first official race at this inclusive event.

Alfred Gelder Street, Hull

Sun 14 Jun

£21.96

Crown Point Road, Leeds

Sun 12 Jul

£21.96

Knavesmire Road, York

Sun 2 Aug

£21.96

The Salvation Army International Congress

Salvationists from 126 countries will unite under the theme, 'BOUNDLESS: The Whole World Redeeming'.

The O2 Arena, London SE10

Wed 1 Jul

Prices to be confirmed / 0844 856 0202

Scotland's Hungama Festival at M&D's

A diverse festival with Indian music, dance and song and stalls selling food, drink, fashion, jewellery and mehndi.

M&D's Scotland's Theme Park, Motherwell

Sun 26 Jul

Times & prices to be confirmed / 01698 333777

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

Sense Scotland Zip Slide Across the Clyde

A zip slide across the river to raise money for Sense Scotland.

River Clyde

Sun 19 Apr

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