Our events calendar Yorkshire Three Peaks – (for groups please request a date and we can try to arrange this for you with our friends at North East Guides) Take on the Yorkshire Three Peaks Challenge this summer. A demanding 24 mile hike over the peaks of Pen-y-ghent, Whernside and Ingleborough. These peaks form part of the stunning Pennine range, and encircle the head of the Ribble Valley in the Yorkshire Dales National Park. This challenge will be accompanied by experienced North East Guides. Registration fee: £20 Fundraising target: £350 Participant places: up to 50 Royal Parks Half Marathon – 13th October Whether you’ve run more half marathons than you can count or it’s your first time, running the Royal Parks Half Marathon is sure to be a memorable experience. The picturesque route takes you through four of London's Royal Parks - Hyde Park, Kensington Gardens, St James’s Park and The Green Park. Runners will pass historic landmarks such as Buckingham Palace, the London Eye, the Houses of Parliament and the Royal Albert Hall. We will be there cheering you on and helping you get a across the finish line! Registration fee: £20 Fundraising target: £350 Participant places: up to 5 Beanstalk Beanie Day – 3rd December To celebrate Giving Tuesday, taking place this year on Tuesday 3rd December we are asking you to don your favourite festive ‘beanie’ hat and donate £2 (or more if you’re feeling really festive!). It’s simple; wear, donate and tweet a photo to share the love and giving spirit! As the winter cold begins to creep in, it’s the perfect time to dig out your woollies and to start getting in the festive spirit! Literary Laughs Quiz – 5th December (or any date thereafter but not before) In partnership with our friends at Literary Laughs (www.literarylaughs.co.uk) , this ready-made festive quiz event is sure to get your literary juices flowing! Book a venue, secure some prizes, charge an entry fee (eg. £20 per head) and throw a party as big or as small as you feel comfortable with. The Literary Laughs team will send the literary quizzes for your party to enjoy and you can be part of the Literary Laughs Book Club Awards.