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Race for Life

Join the UK's largest women-only fundraising event and walk, run, jog or dance 5 or 10k to raise money for Cancer Research UK. The 5k event is suitable for all levels of ability and Race For Life provide you with a training plan and sponsorship pack to get you started.

Greenhead Park, Huddersfield

Sun 30 Jun

Free / 0845 600 6050

Family Beach Day and Raft Race

A day of family-friendly beachfront activities, including a sandcastle competition, a scavenger hunt, beach games and more.

Burntisland Beach

Sun 16 Jun


  • 10:30 – 15:00

Rough Runner

An obstacle course challenge, combining distance running with a variety of obstacles. Rough Run is inspired by game shows such as Total Wipeout, Takeshi’s Castle, Gladiators, and Fun House so expect a punching wall, giant pigeon battles, sweeper arms, big balls and even the famous Travelator.

Arley Hall and Gardens, Northwich

Sun 16 Jun

Times to be confirmed / Free Minimum Sponsorship Required / 01565 777353

Castle Douglas Soap Box Derby

Community event aiming to promote the town of Castle Douglas.

Castle Douglas Town Hall

Sun 7 Jul

Free / 01387 253 383

  • 12:00

Use Your Senses

Raise funds for the charity Guide Dogs at this 5K fun run with a twist.

Glasgow Green

Sat 21 Sep

Heaton Park, Manchester

Sat 10 Aug

Stoneleigh Park, Kenilworth

Sat 17 Aug

Free / 0870 7300 960

Yoga on The Vine

Power yoga sessions for all levels of ability.

Vine Cricket Ground, Sevenoaks

Sat 22 Jun

Free Donation to charity welcomed / 07914601083

Alchester Anniversary 20K Relay & Family Fun Day! (Only For Members Of Alchester Running Club, Their Family, Friends And Specially Invited Guests)

Alchester Running Club is celebrating its 20th year.As part of this we are having a 20th anniversary family fun day on Saturday 20th July 2019 which includes a 20k relay event (4 x 5k).By taking part you will gain club championship points, however there is a twist. You will earn points based on your predicted time and not…

Black Bull, Bicester

Sat 20 Jul


Armoy Road Races: Race of Legends

Three-mile circuit race and events including truck run and car displays.

8 Main Street, Armoy

Sat 20 Jul


  • 10:00 – 21:00

Fri 26 Jul


  • 12:30 – 21:00

Sat 27 Jul


  • 10:00 – 21:00

Benny Lynch, The Little King of the Gorbals

A community display about boxing champion Benny Lynch.

People's Palace & Winter Gardens, Glasgow

Sun 16 Jun

Free / 0141 276 0788

Mon 17 Jun

Free / 0141 276 0788

Tue 18 Jun

Free / 0141 276 0788

…and 377 more dates until 30 Jun 2020

Eighteen Mile Charity Walk Across the Wirral for Dementia UK

Walk, run or jog along this 18-mile route in support of the charity Dementia UK. The walk will start in Brombrough and end in Upton.

Alpha Living, Birkenhead

Sat 13 Jul

Free / 0151 346 1598

  • 08:30 – 18:00

Family Fun Day & Joining Weekend

A day of family-friendly games and activities, including golf skill challenges, live music, face painting and more.

Gourock Golf Club

Sun 23 Jun

Free / 01475 631001

  • 12:30 – 17:00

Go Skateboarding Day: #SFTW2019 Video Premieres

Watch all the skateboarding videos that premiered at this year's Something for the Weekend.

John Hansard Gallery, Southampton

Fri 21 Jun

Free / 023 8059 2158

Leith Links to Portobello Family Ride

Fun Family Cycles and EFR (Edinburgh Family Rides) Partnership are organising a bike ride from Leith to Portobello for a picnic and games on the beach, to give our kids of all ages an opportunity to cycle together in a fun and safe way. We estimate that the 5 miles round trip will take approximately 1.5 hours…

Leith Community Crops in Pots, Edinburgh

Sun 16 Jun

Free / 07921 829120

Part of Edinburgh Festival of Cycling.

  • 10:00 – 14:00

MCFB Science Ceilidh

The MCFB Science Ceilidh is a celebration of creativity, curiosity, science and culture. Participants are invited to explore this year’s Festival theme ‘Making Art Making Home’ by taking part in arts, crafts and science based activities, games, music and, most importantly, dancing! There will be some traditional (and…

South Leith Parish Church, Edinburgh

Fri 21 Jun


Part of Refugee Festival Scotland.

Pride Powerlifting - Manchester

Pride Powerlifting 2019 - Thursday 22nd August (6pm to 9pm) at Fighting Fit Martial Arts Centre, 2 Millow Streest, Manchester, M4 4DR (Right behind Victoria Station)The LGBT Powerlifting Union in collaboration with Fighting Fit Powerlifting Club and Pride Sports Manchester present Pride Powerlifting a free learning…

Fighting Fit Martial Arts Centre, Manchester

Thu 22 Aug


Scottish Islands Peaks Race

Adventure race for teams of sailors and fell runners starting in Oban and sailing through the likes of Arran, Jura and Troon for 3–4 days.

Oban Sailing Club

Fri 15 May 2020

Times to be confirmed / Free

Sat 16 May 2020

Times to be confirmed / Free

Sun 17 May 2020

Times to be confirmed / Free

Mon 18 May 2020

Times to be confirmed / Free

Seaton Cycle Fest 2019

Two day cycling festival returning for its fourth year.

Marshlands, Seaton

Sun 7 Jul

Free for spectators / 07508128666

  • 10:00 – 18:00

Skiffie Worlds 2019

Week-long festival of coastal rowing, alongside plenty of onshore activities for the whole family.

Agnew Park, Stranraer

Sun 7 Jul

Free / 07809363289

  • 16:00 – 22:00

Mon 8 Jul

Free / 07809363289

  • 16:00 – 22:00

Tue 9 Jul

Free / 07809363289

  • 16:00 – 22:00
…and 4 more dates until 13 Jul

Soapbox Derby

A soapbox derby in which you can either watch as a spectator or take part.

Whitehill Park, Aylesbury

Sun 16 Jun


2020 European Touch Championships Accommodation

Rooms are �56.00 covering:Dinner, Bed and breakfastThree course evening dinner via the servery countersFull English breakfastBed in a single study bedroom with en-suite or shared bathroom facilitiesCoffee and tea supplies in bedroomsToiletry pack, bed linen and towelsDedicated event co-ordinator to assist your tour…

University Of Nottingham

Tue 31 Dec

Free / 0115 915 3700

The 7th Original Edinburgh Night Ride

If you’ve never cycled through the night, on quiet roads, here is your chance to give it a try: the ride (approx. 60 miles/100 km) takes place around the summer solstice, with groups accompanied by experienced ride leaders. We’ll be making our way along a new mystery route through scenic East Lothian at an easy pace…

Leith Cycle Co, Edinburgh

Fri 21 Jun

Free (Child free) / 0131 467 7775

Part of Edinburgh Festival of Cycling.

  • 23:00 – 14:00

Barnardo's Big Toddle (Pre-School Event)

The Big Toddle will help us raise money to help Barnardos transform the lives of the UKs most vulnerable children.We invite pre-schoolers and their parents and grandparents to join us for our annual Barnardos Big Toddle fund-raising event on the field next the Pre-Prep.The theme this year is Animals so please come in…

Durlston Court School, New Milton

Tue 18 Jun


Beer, Rounders and Family Day Out

A day out for the family with various attractions.

Selsey Cricket Club, Chichester

Sun 11 Aug

Free / 01243 604924

  • 10:30 – 22:00

Capital Punishment 10

Capital Punishment returns for another night of  scintillating  World Championship Thai Boxing! 14 action filled bouts! an event not to be missed So the 5 main event bouts for Capital Punishment,  Oceana, Southampton, Saturday 3rd August 2019, have been released! This will be a real top showcase of pure…

Oceana Southampton

Sat 3 Aug

Free / 023 8023 8418

Celebrate Albion Rovers Weekend

Football-themed activities in celebration of the centenary of the Rovers' move to Cliftonhill.

Summerlee Museum of Scottish Industrial Life, Coatbridge

Fri 27 Sep

Free / 01236 856150

Sat 28 Sep

Free / 01236 856150

Sun 29 Sep

Free / 01236 856150

Mon 30 Sep

Free / 01236 856150