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Barnardo's runs events across the UK including gigs and concerts, events for children and families and corporate and networking events. Search for an event near you!

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4/11/2017

Everest Base Camp

Take on this high altitude trek to see the highest mountain on our planet.

2/9/2017

Trek to Machu Picchu

Follow in the footsteps of the Incas and explore one of the most iconic sights of South America.

6/10/2017

Great Wall of China

Trek one of the Seven Wonders of the World.

2/7/2017

UK Skydive Challenge

Join Skydivers across the UK for the biggest adrenalline rush of them all!

8/10/2017

Royal Parks Foundation Half Marathon

Not just your average park run....

12/3/2017

Vitality Bath Half Marathon

Join us in the beautiful city of Bath for one of the most picturesque half marathons the UK has to offer!

29/9/2017

Kilimanjaro Trek

At 5,895m, Mt. Kilimanjaro is one of the largest volcanoes ever to break through the Earth's crust. Your challenge is to reach its summit.

4/6/2017

Leith Dragon Boat Challenge

Leith Dragon Boat Challenge is an adrenaline fueled competition for teams of all levels!

30/4/2017

The Kiltwalk - Glasgow

Take on the 26 mile Mighty Stride, the 13 mile Big Stroll or the 6 mile Wee Wander from Glasgow to Balloch

4/6/2017

The Kiltwalk - Aberdeen

Take on a Kiltwalk challenge for some of Scotalnd's most vulnerable children

17/9/2017

The Kiltwalk - Edinburgh

Take on the 26 mile Mighty Stride, the 13 mile Big Stroll or the 6 mile Wee Wander around some of the most beautiful sights in Edinburgh

28/5/2017

Edinburgh Marathon, Half Marathon, 10k, 5k and junior races

The Edinburgh Marathon Festival is one of the biggest running events in the UK with races to suit all fitness levels, from 5km to the full marathon.

21/5/2017

Forth Rail Bridge Abseil

Take part in this unique challenge which allows you to abseil 165ft

20/8/2017

The Kiltwalk - Dundee

Take on the 26 mile Mighty Stride, the 13 mile Big Stroll or the 6 mile Wee Wander around the city of Discovery and it's gorgeous coastline.

27/5/2017

London 2 Brighton

Walk it, jog it, run it! London 2 Brighton is one of the UK's greatest endurance events - it's tough, but achieveable.

26/8/2017

South Coast Challenge

Join 2,000 participants taking on 100km, 50km or 25km as a Walk, Jog or Run. Set in some of the finest landscape in the UK

3/6/2017

TrekFest - Brecon Beacons

Trek through rugged countryside as you experience the natural beauty and dramatic scenery of the Brecon Beacons

29/4/2017

The Isle Of Wight Challenge

Great challenges need great settings - and there's none better than the Island's stunning coastal path.

2/9/2017

TrekFest - Peak District

Trek through rugged countryside as you experience the natural beauty and dramatic scenery

29/5/2017

Vitality London 10,000

Run 10k through the best sights of London for Team Barnardo's!

17/6/2017

Edinburgh Nigth Ride

Take on this 50 mile cycle ride around Scotland's capital while it sleeps

24/9/2017

BMW Berlin Marathon

Take part in one of the World Marathon Majorsfor Barnardo's!

9/9/2017

Loch Ken 'Wild Swim'

Barnardoâ¿¿s Scotland is delighted to be the official charity of the Loch Ken â¿¿Wild Swimâ¿¿ events in 2017

3/6/2017

River Dee 'Wild Swim'

Barnardoâ¿¿s Scotland is delighted to be the official charity of the River Dee â¿¿Wild Swimâ¿¿ events in 2017

23/4/2017

Virgin Money London Marathon

Tick it off your wish list... you know you've always wanted to give it a try!

31/1/2017

Fostering - UK Wide

No fostering events near you right now? We still want to hear from you!

Our services across the UK hold fostering events to tell you about what fostering is, the process of fostering and how Barnardo's can you on the journey.

If we don't have an event near you at the moment, we still want to hear from you, so do get in touch via our online form or call 0800 0277 280.

You can change a life. Do it today.
30/7/2017

Prudential RideLondon-Surrey

With 28,000 riders taking to the closed streets of London and the Surrey hills, the Prudential RideLondon is aiming to be one of the largest cycling events in the world.

20/10/2017

Bhutan Trek

*NEW* The cultural discovery, rewarding trekking and magnificent landscapes make a winning combination....

12/5/2017

London to Amsterdam Cycle

*NEW* Take on this classic European cycle from London to Amsterdam - the bike capital of the world.

10/9/2017

Great North Run

The Great North Run is Britain's largest mass participation event and the world's most iconic half marathon.

6/2/2017

Information evening - Adoption

Your decision to adopt has the potential to change a child's life, and yours.

Join us for a friendly chat with the Barnardo's team and meet like minded people who are also looking to adopt.  You can ask any questions you have and learn more about adopting with Barnardo's.

Location:  Brooklands, Great Cornbow, Halesowen, West Midlands B63 3AB

Date:  Monday 6th February 2017

Time:  5pm-7pm (by appointment)

3/4/2017

Information Evening - Midlands Adoption

Your decision to adopt has the potential to change a child's life, and yours.

Join us for a friendly chat with the Barnardo's team and meet like-minded people who are also looking to adopt. You can ask any questions you have and learn more about adopting with Barnardo's.

Location: Brooklands, Great Cornbow, Halesowen, West Midlands B63 3AB

Date: Monday 3rd April 2017

Time: 5pm-7pm (by appointment)

22/5/2017

Midlands Adoption Information Evening

Your decision to adopt has the potential to change a child's life, and yours.

Join us for a friendly chat with the Barnardo's team and meet like-minded people who are also looking to adopt.  You can ask any questions you have and learn more about adopting with Barnardo's.

Location: Brooklands, Great Cornbow, Halesowen, West Midlands B63 3AB

Date: 22nd May 2017

Time: 5pm to 7pm

17/7/2017

Midlands Adoption Information Evening

Your decision to adopt has the potential to change a child's life, and yours.

Join us for a friendly chat with the Barnardo's team and meet like-minded people who are also looking to adopt.  You can ask any questions you have and learn more about adopting with Barnardo's.

Location: Brooklands, Great Cornbow, Halesowen, West Midlands B63 3AB

Date: Monday 17th July 2017

Time: 5pm to 7pm

11/9/2017

Midlands Adoption Information Evening

Your decision to adopt has the potential to change a child's life, and yours.

Join us for a friendly chat with the Barnardo's team and meet like-minded people who are also looking to adopt.  You can ask any questions you have and learn more about adopting with Barnardo's.

Location: Brooklands, Great Cornbow, Halesowen, West Midlands B63 3AB

Date: Monday 11th September 2017

Time: 5pm to 7pm

6/11/2017

Midlands Adoption Information Evening

Your decision to adopt has the potential to change a child's life, and yours.

Join us for a friendly chat with the Barnardo's team and meet like-minded people who are also looking to adopt.  You can ask any questions you have and learn more about adopting with Barnardo's.

Location: Brooklands, Great Cornbow, Halesowen, West Midlands B63 3AB

Date: Monday 6th November 2017

Time: 5pm to 7pm

20/2/2017

Adoption - UK Wide

No adoption events near you right now? We still want to hear from you!

Our services across the UK hold adoption events to tell you about what adoption is, the processes and how Barnardo's can help you on the journey.

If we don't have an event near you at the moment, we still want to hear from you, so do get in touch via our online form or call 0800 0277 280.

You can change a life. Do it today.
9/9/2017

Thames Path Challenge

Join 5,000 participants heading from Putney Bridge to Henley - Take on 100km, 50km or 25km as a Walk, Jog or Run

15/3/2017

Barnardo's Adoption Midlands Information Event (Barnardo's Adoption Information Event)

 

Wednesday 15th March 2017

Time:  5pm to 7pm

Location:
Barnardo’s Adoption Midlands
The Old Exchange
21 Nottingham Road
Spondon
Derby
DE21 7NF

 

 

3/5/2017

Barnardo's Adoption Midlands Information Event (Barnardo's Adoption Midlands Information Event)

Wednesday 3rd May 2017

Time: 5pm to 7pm

Location: Barnardo's Adoption Midlands
The Old Exchange
21 Nottingham Road
Spondon
Derby
DE21 7NF

 

 

28/6/2017

Barnardo's Adoption Midlands Information Event (Barnardo's Adoption Midlands Information Event)

Wednesday 28th June 2017

Time: 5pm to 7pm

Location:
Barnardo's Adoption Midlands
The Old Exchange
21 Nottingham Road
Spondon
Derby
DE21 7NF

23/8/2017

Barnardo's Adoption Information Event (Barnardo's Adoption Midlands Information Event)

Wednesday 23rd August 2017

Time:  5pm to 7pm

Location:
Barnardo's Adoption Midlands
The Old Exchange
21 Nottingham Road
Spondon
Derby
DE21 7NF

 

18/10/2017

Barnardo's Adoption Midlands Information Event (Barnardo's Adoption Midlands Information Event)

Wednesday 18th October 2017

Time: 5pm to 7pm

Location:
Barnardo's Adoption Midlands
The Old Exchange
21 Nottingham Road
Spondon
Derby
DE21 7NF

13/12/2017

Barnardo's Adoption Midlands Information Event (Barnardo's Adoption Midlands Information Event)

Wednesday 13th December 2017

Time: 5pm to 7pm

Location:
Barnardo's Adoption Midlands
The Old Exchange
21 Nottingham Road
Spondon
Derby
DE21 7NF

27/1/2017

Barnardo's Fostering Recruitment event (Barnardo's Fostering Recruitment Event)

Friday 27th January 2017

Time: 10am to 3pm

Venue:
Council House, Birmingham

 

 

3/2/2017

Barnardo's Fostering Recruitment Event (Barnardo's Fostering Recruitment Event)

Friday 3rd February 2017

Time: 10am to 3pm

Venue:

Park Inn, Raddison, Telford

 

17/2/2017

Barnardo's Fostering Recruitment Event (Barnardo's Fostering Recruitment Event)

Friday 17th February 2017

Time: 10am to 2pm

Venue:
Tesco Supermarket
Cannon Park Centre
Coventry

 

 

27/1/2017

Fostering and Adoption Information Day (Barnardo's Cymru Adoption and Fostering Service)

Barnardo's Cymru Fostering and Adoption Information Day

We are looking for foster carers and adopters who can support children of all ages and backgrounds. If you would like further information please contact us on 02902 493387 where you can book an appointment to meet with a member of the team.

Date: Friday 27th January

Time: 9.30am-2.30pm

Location: Barnardo's National Office, Trident Court, East Moors Road, Cardiff, CF24 5TD

13/1/2018

Arctic Adventure

Husky-sledding, cross country skiing and snow shoeing across this breathtaking, snow covered widerness

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