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Special event reports
Read about our Mencap Mile event at Dorney Lake.
Performers took to the stage to perform at the annual Mencap Rocks Christmas Concert at the Culloden Hotel.
Mencap celebrated the festive season with Carols by Candlelight in the unique surroundings of the Great Hall of Parliament Buildings, Stormont.
This summer, 135 brave swimmers took to the open water for the first ever Mencap mile.
This summer saw over 600 riders take to the roads for the Express Insurance National Road Rally.
Eleven acts competed in this year's Newcastle Idol event, which produced a new singing sensation in the shape of the Mucklettes.
This year's Bling and Buy event in Northern Ireland was hosted by Marian Nicholas, who welcomed ladies to her home for an evening of champagne, canapés, shopping and styling!
Mencap in Northern Ireland celebrated the festive season this year with a carol concert in the unique surroundings of the Great Hall of the Royal Courts of Justice, Belfast.
This September, London's Dorchester Hotel was transformed into Tinseltown for Mencap's glamorous Hollywood Ball.
A new singing sensation is lighting up York's music scene in the shape of John Kent, Director of the Yorkshire Bed Company.
This September, Mencap took its 'Make a me' stall to the Thames Festival and invited visitors to decorate their very own gingerbread person.
Mencap's inaugural Team Dodgeball Championships saw 500 people descending on Wimbledon Park in London this summer.
Guests enjoyed a unique day out this summer at Mencap's Tall Ships private lawn party.
On July 4 and 5 almost 800 riders took to the roads for the National Road Rally 2009.