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Red Cross Week      7-13 May 

Could you be a Red Cross fundraising superstar?
You will find everything you need right here to get inspired and raise funds to support people in crisis.

How you can help

  • gives drinking water for eight people every day for a year.
  • pays for a 48-hour support package, after someone returns home from hospital.
  • builds clean toilet facilities in a Bangladesh community, to stop the spread of disease.


Image of lower legs and person wearing red gym shoes and blue jeans crossing the outer part of the Millenium Bridge. The tower and dome of St Pauls Cathedral is in the background. The sky is blue.

We have events taking place all over the country – from family walks to abseils, runs, treks and night cycles. There really is something for everyone. Check out the events below, which are all raising money for Red Cross Week, or take a look at some of our other challenge and social events happening throughout the year.

Red shoe

Red Shoe Walks

Explore the country on one of our fun family-friendly walks.


Great Manchester Run

Save and change lives by running with us in Europe's biggest 10k.

Manchester          22 May 2016



Cycle this 100km moonlit ride, past London’s iconic landmarks.

London              4 June 2016

London to Brighton

London to Brighton Challenge

Take on this capital-to-coast challenge, and walk, jog or run 100km.

London          28 May 2016

Leeds CLV Abseil

Leeds CLV Abseil

Join us for this fantastic abseil down one of the tallest buildings in the north of England.

Leeds          22 May 2016

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