Neighbourhood Network Newsletter

218 - 1st February 2019

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Neighbourhood Network News & Advice

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Residents benefit from burglary reduction initiative in east Hull

Residents benefit from burglary reduction initiative in east Hull

Officers from the east Hull neighbourhood policing team are taking part in a 16-month long multi-agency initiative to cut down on burglary and improve fire safety in Hull. They’ve been working closely with departments within Hull City Council, teams from the charity Neighbourhood Network and Humberside Fire and Rescue Service.  The common aim of all the agencies involved is to pass on …

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Knife Crime and serious violence

Knife Crime and serious violence

Sadly, knife crime is once again in the news. The National Neighbourhood Watch Network's crime prevention toolkit has all the resources you need in order to start the conversation in your community about knife violence. www.ourwatch.org.uk/crimes-archive/serious-violence/ Did you know:- Knife crime across the country has risen by a staggering 21 per cent in the 12 months to September 2017, according …

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Scholars Gate residents meeting

Scholars Gate residents meeting

Do you live on the Scholars Gate estate, West Hull? If so, why not pop along to a residents meeting which has been organised by Hull City Council to bring agencies and residents together. Raise your concerns and have your say.

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Police Appeals, Arrests & News

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Hull: Arrest in connection with burglaries

Hull: Arrest in connection with burglaries

A 39-year-old man has been arrested in connection with two burglaries after an amount of suspected stolen goods was found at a property in Hull. Officers made a search of an address on Kentmere Close after information gathered about a stolen gas boiler that was taken from a building site in the Kingswood area of the city. Other items were …

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Hull: Can you help find Lewis Patterson?

Hull: Can you help find Lewis Patterson?

Can you help police to find 28-year-old Lewis Patterson from Hull? They want to speak to him in connection with three assaults in the city as well as failing to appear at court. If you know where he is or see him please contact 101 quoting references 16/18919/19, 16/19125/19 or 16/18933/19. 

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Hull: Man wanted for alleged ABH incident

Hull: Man wanted for alleged ABH incident

Police want to find Shane Dalton, 31, from Hull in connection with an alleged incident of ABH earlier this month. If you see him, please contact authorities quoting reference 16/17769/19.

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Hull: Man remanded to prison

Hull: Man remanded to prison

30 Jan 2019 Liam Atkinson (28) of Ellerburn Avenue, Hull, has been remanded to go back to prison after he was charged with three recent offences on 30th January. He was charged with two burglaries, at Sleepers on Newland Ave on 26 January and at Cao on Willerby Rd on 13 January as well as theft from a shop on …

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Hull: Man identified from CCTV – charged with multiple offences

Hull: Man identified from CCTV – charged with multiple offences

19 year-old Mason Vincent Donkin of no fixed abode has been charged with theft, 10 thefts from shops in Hull, a public order offence and a drugs offence. Mason Donkin was arrested after police issued a CCTV image recently in connection with the theft of a handbag from a 91 year-old woman on Faroes Close in Hull.  He was been …

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Hull: Man spoken to regarding alleged incident on bus

Hull: Man spoken to regarding alleged incident on bus

Humberside Police have spoken to a man regarding a report of an alleged sexual assault on a Hull bus on Friday 14 December 2018. He was interviewed voluntarily by officers on Wednesday.   Detective Inspector Rich Osgerby from the Protecting Vulnerable People Unit said: "This has been investigated and I am satisfied that there is no sexual element to the …

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Hull: More teenagers arrested in north Hull during the past week

Hull: More teenagers arrested in north Hull during the past week

A week on from when we Humberside Police last reported the arrests of five youths in connection with more than 20 different offences on Orchard Park, another five have been arrested in north Hull in connection with a variety of further offences. The teenagers who are aged between 15 and 17 years old were arrested in the Orchard Park, Greenwood, …

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Hull: Have you seen Kerry Hayward?

Hull: Have you seen Kerry Hayward?

33-year-old Kerry Hayward is wanted on suspicion of a number of thefts from shops in the Hull area dating back to last year. Police have tried to trace her but have so far been unable to. Do you know where she is? Contact 101 quoting ref 16/77601/18

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Hull: Even more drugs activity disrupted

Hull: Even more drugs activity disrupted

A 48-year-old man from Hull was stopped and arrested by plain clothes officers following a suspected drug deal in the street yesterday, 28th January 2019. Police officers were on Reynoldson Street in Hull yesterday morning just before midday when they witnessed a suspected drug deal. Using powers under section 32 of the Police and Criminal Evidence Act a property was …

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Hull: Ten of thousands of pounds worth of cannabis found

Hull: Ten of thousands of pounds worth of cannabis found

More than 150 cannabis plants have been found at a property in east Hull as part of an ongoing investigation by police officers. Sixty four mature cannabis plants and 105 smaller plants were found at the address off Brecon Street. Officers entered the property under section 17 of the Police and Criminal Evidence Act (1984).   It was fitted out …

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Humberside Police opportunity to get involved with 'The Citizens Academy'

Humberside Police opportunity to get involved with 'The Citizens Academy'

Humberside Police  are offering an  exciting opportunity to learn about what the police do and see first-hand the day to day working of the Police Force. The Citizens 'Academy will offer a selected group of people a unique insight into how the different departments within Humberside Police work to protect people from harm, and improve the quality of life for …

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Almost £60,000 worth of drugs taken off the streets during week of ‘county lines’ action

Almost £60,000 worth of drugs taken off the streets during week of ‘county lines’ action

Forcewide police message:- Last week officers across Humberside Police took part in a national week of action to highlight the work we do to tackle drugs-related crime in relation to ‘county lines’ activity.  The week has been about prosecuting those who are suspected of drugs offending, and also about supporting vulnerable individuals who are targeted by drug dealers in scenarios such as …

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Events & Activities

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Hull: Eating Disorders Self Help & Awareness Raising Workshop

Hull: Eating Disorders Self Help & Awareness Raising Workshop

March 20 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm For Sufferers, Carers and Healthcare Professionals Educational Professional and Voluntary Organisations This two hour workshop will cover: What is AnorexiaWhat is Bulimia and Eating Disorders Not Otherwise Specified (EDNOS)Medical risk in eating disordersThe purpose of SEED The aims of the workshop are to: Recognise the signs and symptoms of anorexia nervosa and bulimia …

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Hull: Emmaus Meet and Greet event

Hull: Emmaus Meet and Greet event

Emmaus Hull would like to invite you to their first meet and greet event of 2019 on 26th of February and would encourage you to not only attend, but share this information with colleagues, and bring potential new companions along with you. There will be a presentation detailing who Emmaus are and what they are hoping to achieve in 2019 …

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Hull: Differently Abled event

Hull: Differently Abled event

February 14 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm Differently Abled is an event aimed at ensuring people with learning disabilities, their families and carers in Hull and the East Riding are recognised and supported. The event will feature a huge range of information stands covering the help and support that is available for people from birth through to end of …

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Hull: Understanding Dementia for Carers, with Activity for the Cared for

Hull: Understanding Dementia for Carers, with Activity for the Cared for

20th March 2019 Butterflies Memory Loss Support Group is holding a  number of support forums aimed at helping you understand and cope with the changes you are facing when caring for a loved one with dementia. This will consist of 4 sessions over a period of 6 weeks looking at: Communicationunusual behavioursupport networkswhat is dementia?making your home dementia friendlyhow past experience …

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Hull and District Diabetes Support Group

Hull and District Diabetes Support Group

February 5 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm 1st Tuesday of the month 7:00 pm-9:00pm NO Joining Fees and NO Subscription Fees Guest Speakers: Consultants, Diabetes Nurses, Chiropodists, Pharmacists,  Opticians,  Dieticians and many more Health Care Professionals For more information please Telephone Pauline 805854;  Ron 376544; or  Lionel  844933. Supported by Hull & East Yorkshire NHS and the City Health Care …

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Get Involved

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Hull: Accelerating Inclusive Growth through Community Business

Hull: Accelerating Inclusive Growth through Community Business

Invitation to workshop 1.00pm – 3.30pm, 7th February 2019 Venue:- Thornton Village Hall, (opp. The Octagon), Walker Street, Hull, HU3 2RA The Centre for Local Economic Strategies (CLES) is conducting research on the role community and social businesses can play in supporting more inclusive economic growth in deprived places. We want to explore why community businesses grow/thrive in some deprived …

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Sight Support Hull & East Yorkshire news update

Sight Support Hull & East Yorkshire news update

There is now the latest news update available from Sight Support Hull & East Yorkshire. This latest news edition includes:- Details of the many forthcoming eventsA volunteer co-ordinator vacancyA guide on how to look after your sight Please click here for the full details and to subscribe to their mailing list https://mailchi.mp/7fa6a3fac585/news-from-your-local-sight-loss-charity-2947409?e=f96875e4a6

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Hull: Rainbow Community Garden plot availability

Hull: Rainbow Community Garden plot availability

We have been contacted by our lovely Neighbourhood Network group member, Rainbow Community Garden, to inform anyone who may be interested that they have a 9ft 11 x 6ft 3 allotment plot available. Tools and seeds will be supplied if needed. At the moment the gardens are open Monday to Thursday 9.30 - 3.30. For further information please call Brenda …

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Hull Tenants Forum

Hull Tenants Forum

Monday 18th February 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm held at Guildhall, Hull, HU1 2AA Help to shape the future of Hull’s Housing Service Guest Speaker: Chief Superintendent for Hull & East Riding If you think that services could be improved or you have suggestions on how to combat problems in your area, why not come along to the meeting.

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Hull: The Carer’s Information and Support Service Sing and Support Group

Hull: The Carer’s Information and Support Service Sing and Support Group

The Carers’ Information and Support Service (CISS) based at Calvert Health Centre, on Calvert Lane, are inviting carers, their families and friends to join them in their new ‘Sing & Support’ group, inclusive of all ages and singing abilities. Guaranteed to leave you with a smile on your face. The sessions will start on Starts 28th Feb 2019 and will …

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Employment & Training

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University of Hull current vacancies as of 30th January 2019

University of Hull current vacancies as of 30th January 2019

The University of Hull currently have the following vacancies for a security officer, a digital library services manager and a placement officer, along with a variety of others.  Click on the link below to view all available opportunities. https://jobs.hull.ac.uk/vacancies.aspx?cat=-1

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Hull: Child Dynamix are recruiting

Hull: Child Dynamix are recruiting

Deadline 8th February They have the following posts available at their Preston Road site: 2 x Nursery Practitioner – 27.5 Hours per week. Temporary contracts to be reviewed end of summer term 2019 Requirements for all nursery posts: You must be qualified to level 3 in early years/childcare.Relevant Maths & EnglishExperience of working in a team and within childcare setting.Knowledge …

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Hull: Early help family support worker (SEND)

Hull: Early help family support worker (SEND)

Deadline 6th February Salary details: £21693 – £23866 Hull City Council are looking to recruit an experienced and professional full time Early Help Family Support Worker to support families of children with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND). The successful candidate will provide early, targeted support for families with children and young people (0-19 years) with (SEND) across the city.  This support will be part of an …

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East Riding Development Worker

East Riding Development Worker

Deadline 4th February 2 x 30 hour posts to work across the East Riding £18,831 per annum pro rata working for HEY Mind Can you help someone with a mental health problem improve or maintain their mental health and wellbeing and maximise their independence? Do you also have the commitment and ability to develop and strengthen communities? Using your previous …

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Hull: Mind are recruiting

Hull: Mind are recruiting

Closing Date: Thursday 31st January Various permanent contracts (from 22 hours per week) based in Hull and the East Riding £8.00 per hour (£8.21 from 01 April) Community Support Worker (22 hours) to support people (mainly adults) with mental health difficulties across the East Riding, either in the community or their own homes. The post holder will work with individuals …

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Hull: Vacancies at House of Light

Hull: Vacancies at House of Light

House of Light is a Charity in Hull working primarily with women and men who are experiencing anxiety and depression in the perinatal period. Some exciting opportunities have arisen to join the team. Freelance High Intensity CBT Therapist You will be expected to provide High Intensity CBT within a stepped Care and clustering model for adults with a range of …

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Hull: Sight Support Volunteer Co-ordinator Vacancy

Hull: Sight Support Volunteer Co-ordinator Vacancy

Deadline 12th February Sight Support Hull and East Yorkshire is a well-established charity based in Hull supporting people with visual impairment. Their belief is that no-one in Hull & East Yorkshire should have to face sight loss alone and every visually impaired person can enjoy the same opportunities and quality of life as those who are fully sighted. An opportunity …

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Hull: Direct Payments Admin Assistant

Hull: Direct Payments Admin Assistant

Deadline 7th February Choices and Rights Disability Coalition to recruit an Admin Assistant to work within our Independent Living Scheme. This post is for 21 hours per week, Wednesday to Friday. Salary – £16088.80 pro rata, actual pay for 21 hours is £9653.28 + 7% contributory pension Applications are particularly welcome from disabled people or those with a long term …

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Funding News

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Sport England – Community Asset Fund

Sport England – Community Asset Fund

The Community Asset Fund is Sport England’s capital fund dedicated to enhancing the spaces in your local community Key Facts: What they want to achieve from this investment: Improve and protect existing sports facilities that support the needs of local communitiesInvest in new and different places that meet the needs of local communities, which include their target audiencesEnsure capital investment …

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Hull Crime Reduction Fund

Hull Crime Reduction Fund

Next deadline 28th February The Hull Community Grant Fund Scheme has been established by the Hull Community Safety Partnership, thanks to over £100,000 of funding provided by the Humberside Police and Crime Commissioner. The scheme, which is being managed by the Hull Community Safety Partnership, will allow voluntary and community groups to submit applications for funding of up to £10,000 …

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Percy Bilton Charity

Percy Bilton Charity

Assistance is given to organisations and individuals in need throughout the U.K. Charities assisting disadvantaged youth, people with disabilities, people with mental health problems and older people may apply for grants towards furnishings and equipment (excluding office items), building or refurbishment projects. Social Workers, Community Psychiatric Nurses and Occupational Therapists within Local Authorities or NHS Trusts may apply on behalf …

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Greening Grey Britain with communities in 2019

Greening Grey Britain with communities in 2019

Deadline 28th February Is there a neglected space in your community that you’d love to transform into a green oasis for people and the planet? Do you have a community garden idea that could bridge the generation gap? The RHS is offering a number of community groups expert hands-on support, plus up to £500 worth of plants and materials. Imagine …

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The Brelms Trust CIO

The Brelms Trust CIO

This is a small Charitable Incorporated Organisation, originally set up as a Charitable Trust in 2007, offering grants to a wide variety of charities and community projects. Funding is given exclusively to charities based in Yorkshire and directly benefitting only Yorkshire communities. Priority in grant giving is given to charities working at the heart of communities to tackle disadvantage and …

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Bettys Trees for Life Fund Launches to Improve Yorkshire’s Green Spaces

The next deadline for applications to be received is 25 February 2019. Grants are available for charitable and community groups and schools in Yorkshire that are working to improve local green spaces and wildlife habitats. The Bettys Trees for Life Fund aims to improve green spaces and wildlife habitats in communities in Yorkshire through supporting small charities and local community …

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Scott Bader Commonwealth Global Charity Fund

Scott Bader Commonwealth Global Charity Fund

Deadline 8th February Large Project funding to the value of £25,000 Each year Scott Bader support two – four large, community based environmental or educational projects that benefit young or disadvantaged people to the value of £25,000 each. These can be located anywhere in the world. All applications for 2018 must be received by Friday 8th February 2019 For full …

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Woodland Trust – Free trees for schools and communities

Woodland Trust – Free trees for schools and communities

The window for November 2019 is now open Woodland Trust are giving away hundreds of thousands of trees to schools and communities. They want to make sure that everybody in the UK has the chance to plant a tree. They have two delivery periods per year, November and March, when the trees are dormant and perfect for planting. You can choose …

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