Our Partnerships

Fancy a Fringe Freebie? Then spot the pigeon!

There is no better excuse to step into the unknown than if you can do it for free. Well with our High Street Fringe Voucher giveaway, you have the perfect excuse to treat yourself. During the month of August the Virgin Money Street Events Team will be helping us enhance your Fringe experience by giving away twenty lots of £25 …

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Edinburgh Fringe Festival Hacks

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Since 2011, Virgin Money have been delighted to partner the world famous Edinburgh Festival Fringe by sponsoring the Fringe on the High Street and the Half Price Hut. As well as painting the town red, we felt this partnership mirrored our ethos of doing things a bit differently. We’ve been taking in everything the Fringe has to offer and here are our …

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The 2018 Edinburgh Fringe Festival in numbers

Wow, astound, impress or annoy your friends as you queue for your next show with these Fringe facts. Total Shows – 3548 Total venues – 317 Performances – 56,796 Countries represented – 55 International countries – 51 Free Shows – 697 Pay what you want shows – 260 Premiers – 1937 Ever wondered what the breakdown in  2018 Fringe genres …

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Virgin Money Fringe Festival High Street Events

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This years sees Virgin Moneys eighth year of sponsorship and partnership with the Edinburgh Fringe Festival. Marking this milestone is the relaunch of the Virgin Money Street Events on the High Street. A must for all festival- goers, the High Street is a great starting point for any Fringe visit and with over 250 shows a day there is always …

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Leap into the Unknown at the Edinburgh Fringe

Buckle people, its time to leap #IntotheUnkown at the 2018 Edinburgh Fringe Festival. 2018 is set to be a phenomenal Fringe Festival with 3,548 shows ready to tingle your senses, expand your mind and entertain you across the month of August.  There is something for everyone, theatre, dance, circus, physical theatre, comedy, music, musicals and opera, cabaret and variety, children’s …

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Enter the 2019 Virgin Money London Marathon

On Monday 30 April 2018, the ballot will open to put your name in the hat for a place at the 2019 Virgin Money London Marathon. The Virgin Money London Marathon is the largest annual single-day fundraising event in the world; this year through Virgin Money Giving alone fundraisers raised over £21 million for charity. It is an incredible 26.2 …

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Virgin Money London Marathon runners smash fundraising records

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As the roads reopen after the 2018 Virgin Money London Marathon, runners can reflect on another awe-inspiring and record breaking event. Runners raised over £21.8 million for charity through Virgin Money Giving, the not-for-profit fundraising partner of the London Marathon, and the total is expected to top £25 million as donations continue to come in. The Virgin Money London Marathon …

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Miles of smiles at the Virgin Money London Marathon Expo

If you haven’t been to the Virgin Money London Marathon Expo this year check out these photo’s that will convey the love and energy that we have seen over the last four days. We have been truly moved by the thousands of people we have had the chance to meet. More people grabbing a photo at the entrance to the …

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Meet our resident MC at the Virgin Money Giving Challenge Zone

If you have been out to the Virgin Money London Marathon Expo at the London Excel Centre and have visited the Virgin Money Giving Challenge Zone you will have heard, seen, chatted with and maybe even danced with “Mike on the Mic”. So who is the man behind the microphone? The man behind the moves? He is Mike Beckingham, 35, …

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Virgin Money Giving Smiles at Marathon Expo

The sun is shining outside and inside the Virgin Money London Marathon Expo it’s just as sunny. Thousands of people have passed through the doors today and the atmosphere has been electric. Here’s a few snaps to help you soak up the atmosphere. So many people area taking on a #MarathonChallenge in our Challenge Zone… This game was epic! The …

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