All for charity - the biggest names in music and comedy unite to appear in charity shows
Check our round-up for the best fundraising events across the UK and Ireland. Tickets are on sale now, unless otherwise stated.
Many of the UK and Ireland's leading charities organize fundraising shows up and down the country in the hope that the public will part with a few spare hours to attend and, most importantly, a few spare pounds to help each one in their quest to make life easier for those in peril.
Below is a chronological guide to many such charity events due to take place in the next few months. Please note that prices quoted are exclusive of fees, some of which have been waived or reduced by the ticket agents. Please give, laugh and rock generously.
Teenage Cancer Trust
Teenage Cancer Trust events for March 2015 will once again be hosted by the Royal Albert Hall in London and feature headline shows by the likes of Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds, The Who, Kevin Bridges, Van Morrison, Paul Weller and Frank Turner. The gig by Stereophonics show has sold out.
Centrepoint will honoured by soul stars of the past and present at the Indigo At The O2 venue on 17th April, featuring Loose Ends, Omar, Junior Giscombe [Junior], Terri Walker and more. Tickets are on sale now, priced from £28.90 upwards, all for a great cause.
Peter Hook and the Light to perform Factory Records icons Joy Division's entire catalogue for special fundraiser on 18th May at Maclesfield's Christ Church. "So This is Performance - the Complete works of Joy Division" celebrates the life of the late Ian Curtis, marking exactly 35 years since his passing. All proceeds go to The Epilepsy Society (www.epilepsysociety.org.uk) and The Churches Conservation Trust. Only 500 capacity with tickets on sale now.
Wings and Wheels
Wings and Wheels is a family day-out held at Dunsfold Park in Surrey and benefits charities such as Help for Heroes. This year's event takes place in August over two days and will feature exciting air displays, motoring feats and several attractions for all ages. Adults £20, Kids £6 and Family options from £45.
Watch this space for more events to be added soon!