Neighbourhood Network Newsletter

145 - 17th August 2017

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Neighbourhood Network News

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Neighbourhood Network Awards 2017

Neighbourhood Network Awards 2017

Title: Neighbourhood Network Awards 2017 Date: 24th October 2017 Venue: The Mortimer Suite @ Hull City Hall Time: 6.30pm To recognise and celebrate the important part that Neighbourhood Network groups play in contributing to make their local communities safer to live, work and play, we invite nominations from groups, the public and those involved in community safety for the annual …

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D Lock

Did you know the Neighbourhood Network now has an online shop?

The charity has recently collated some basic crime prevention items to sell online and from the office at The Bespoke Centre. Neighbourhood Network members are also entitled to a discount too! Currently there is £5.00 off the Cycle lock by entering and £10% off all other products by entering into the coupon code! Click on the link to view https://www.nnetwork.org.uk/shop/ Happy …

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Police Appeals, Arrests & News

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Attempted handbag snatch on Calvert Lane in Hull

Humberside Police are investigating reports that an elderly woman was the victim of an attempted robbery on Calvert Lane in Hull as she walked home from the supermarket on Thursday 24 August. The incident is reported to have happened between 8:15pm and 8:45pm on Calvert Lane at the junction of Anlaby High Road when the woman was approached from behind …

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Appeal following burglary of a boy's cycle from Spring Bank in Hull

Humberside Police are investigating a robbery which happened on Spring Bank in Hull at around 4pm close to a local tyre and exhaust outlet on Thursday 24th August. The incident was reported a short time after a 13 year old boy had a brand new GT fluorescent yellow mountain cycle stolen.  A man approached the boy from behind and pushed …

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Appeal following Co-op supermarket burglary in North Ferriby

Humberside Police are appealing for information following a burglary at the Co-Op supermarket in High Street, North Ferriby in the early hours of  Thursday 24 August. A black pick- up truck type vehicle approached the premises around 2am where five men in dark clothing were seen to get out of the vehicle and one of the occupants forced entry to …

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Did you intervene during an incident on Endyke Lane on 1 August 2017?

Humberside Police are investigating the alleged assault of a woman, which happened on 1 August at around 5.45pm. A man in his 50s is alleged to have grabbed a woman in her 40s as she rode her bicycle home. A passer-by stopped and helped break up the incident but did not leave his details.  The police would like to speak …

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Appeal for witnesses in an attempted robbery on Leads Road in Hull

Humberside Police are appealing for witnesses to an attempted robbery on Leads Road, Hull shortly before 5pm on Thursday 10 August.  It was reported that a 59-year-old woman was walking along Leads Road towards Sutton Road when she was approached from behind by two people on a motorbike. The pillion passenger attempted to take the woman’s handbag from her arm …

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Incident on Anlaby Road in Hull

Investigations are underway into an altercation between two men outside the Malt Shovel Hotel on Anlaby Road, Hull shortly after 11.30pm on Saturday 19 August. A 57-year-old man was taken to Hull Royal Infirmary for treatment to serious head injuries following the incident. A 35-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of assault and currently remains in custody. ​ Officers …

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Appeal for witnesses to road traffic collision on York Road in Hull

The driver of a silver car is wanted for failing to stop at the scene of a collision. Shortly before 6.30pm on 20 August a 44 year-old cyclist was knocked from his bike on York Road in Hull. He suffered serious and potentially life-changing injuries in the incident. A silver car was involved in the collision, the driver initially stopped …

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CPS publishes new public statements on hate crime

CPS publishes new public statements on hate crime

The Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) has published new public statements on how it will prosecute hate crime and support victims in England and Wales, to view these click here. Amid rising volumes of reports to police, the CPS consulted community groups and criminal justice partners to produce these revised statements, covering the different strands of hate crime: racist and religious; disability; …

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Nominations are now open for awards to celebrate Police Volunteers

Nominations are now open for awards to celebrate Police Volunteers

Policing and Fire Minister Nick Hurd launched the 24th annual Lord Ferrers Awards on Friday 18 August to recognise the outstanding contribution of special constables, police support volunteers and volunteer police cadets. This year a new category has been introduced for Technical Innovation, to encourage recognition of ‘cyber specials’ and those volunteers using technology creatively to combat the changing nature …

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Events & Activities

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Celebrating Brain Injury support an evening with Headway in Hull

Celebrating Brain Injury support an evening with Headway in Hull

Join Headway Hull & East Riding  as they bring together brain injury survivors, families, carers and professionals to celebrate over a decade of brain injury support. Together, they are improving life after brain injury. Expert speakers. Interactive displays. Meet key local charities and other organisations providing support in this area. R.S.V.P now to avoid disappointment or for further information contact …

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Hull’s Got Talent: Celebrating Older People In Hull

Hull’s Got Talent: Celebrating Older People In Hull

September 27 @ 6:30 pm - 10:30 pm Hull’s Celebration of Older People will take place week commencing 25th September 2017 and there will be a range of events, activities, information sessions and opportunities throughout the week for all to enjoy. Once again, as part of the Celebrations, The Older Peoples Partnership are holding a Hull’s Got Talent (55+) Competition for local …

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Stepping Back In Time Tea Dance at the Freedom Centre, Hull

Stepping Back In Time Tea Dance at the Freedom Centre, Hull

August 25 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm Ballroom, Latin and Sequence Social Tea Dance Come along and practice all the moves you know! Tickets are £5, and can be bought from Travel Extra in the Hull Interchange or Age UK on Porter Street or bought on the door For more information call Sam on 07736 278 745 or e-mail info@thespacedance.co.uk organised by …

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Get involved at the Hull Freedom FEASTival on 3rd September 2017

Get involved at the Hull Freedom FEASTival on 3rd September 2017

Freedom FEASTival Opportunities for everyone to get involved The Freedom FEASTival the biggest locally grown shared feast in Hull and will be happening on the 3rd of September at this year's Freedom Festival in Queens Gardens. This year we plan to feed 1,500 people with local food. There are less than two weeks to go until the event and there …

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Training & Employment

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How To Build A Resilient Business Workshop

How To Build A Resilient Business Workshop

The Emergency Planning College are holding a free business continuity workshop aimed at Small and Medium Businesses in the Humber area. This seminar is for managers in Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) who are responsible for ensuring their businesses can continue to survive following a business interruption. This seminar provides SME managers with the underpinning knowledge to develop a business resilience capability. …

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Humbercare Futures Housing Support Workers

Humbercare Futures Housing Support Workers

Humbercare’s Futures is a service dedicated to supporting homeless rough sleepers from the City of Hull. It offers a 24/7 365 day service across 2 buildings housing an average of up to 80 residents at any one time.  The primary goal is to take homeless individuals from the streets, assisting them to address any issues they may have that are …

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Property Expert required at Preston Road Women's Centre, Hull.

Property Expert required at Preston Road Women's Centre, Hull.

Due to successful work housing women fleeing violence and abuse through dispersed accommodation, Preston Road Women's Centre are looking to recruit a woman with the skills to find and acquire new properties on their behalf. You will know the local housing market in Hull and you will have experience of finding property and managing the purchase process swiftly and effectively. …

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Young People’s Street based Outreach Workers in Hull - 4 posts

Young People’s Street based Outreach Workers in Hull - 4 posts

Young People’s Street based Outreach Workers – 4 posts 20 hours per week   Salary £12,650 Have you always wanted to walk the streets of Hull and be paid for it? Are you up for a challenge? Do you want to be part of an exciting new project to hit the streets of Hull?  – If you are - read on …

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News 2

Street Based Outreach Coordinators required in Hull

Street Based Outreach Coordinator x 2 Posts 35 hours per week – Salary £23,584 per annum Cornerhouse and The Warren are looking to recruit 2 full time Street based outreach coordinators to co-ordinate an exciting new project working with young people throughout Hull. The main purpose of the job will be to coordinate and manage a team of staff and …

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Free Mental Health First Aid Training

Free Mental Health First Aid Training

Developed in Australia in 2000 and now internationally recognised in 23 countries the Mental Health First Aid Course will teach you how to recognise those crucial warning signs of poor mental wellbeing, recognise the signs and symptoms of common mental health issues, teach you how to provide help on a first aid basis and effectively guide someone towards the right …

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Get Involved

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The latest news from Healthwatch

The latest news from Healthwatch

The latest on the Healthwatch website is a survey to find out your experience of navigating around the site. This research is being conducted by Healthwatch England. Simply click on the black button the right hand side of the screen when you visit healthwatchkingstonuponhull.co.uk. Also, read all about a national trial that Hull will take part in from October to …

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Children's Drama Workshops

Children's Drama Workshops

Do you know of bored youngsters who might be interested in some drama workshops next week? The Hull-based drama group, Amo, is looking to stage a mini-production after two workshop events on Wednesday 30th August, 10-3, and Thursday 31st, 2-7, at the Community Enterprise Centre, Cottingham Road, Hull. To register, please contact Laura Dixon on 07753 196100. Amo will need …

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Hull Voluntary And Community Sector Safeguarding Forum

Hull Voluntary And Community Sector Safeguarding Forum

Calling all Voluntary and Community groups in Hull Do you support children, young people and vulnerable adults who are parents? Do you want to find out more about local safeguarding issues and work being carried out locally and nationally? Do you want to be able to influence safeguarding policy and practice in Hull? If the answer to these questions is …

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Young Foundation & Co-Op Community Wellbeing Workshop

Young Foundation & Co-Op Community Wellbeing Workshop

What makes you feel good? What matters to people in Hull? What are the things that help you feel healthy, happy and strong? The Co-op wants to find out about wellbeing in your community. They’re finding out what you think because what you tell them will help them work together to improve your community. Their  partners The Young Foundation will …

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Latest edition of HERIB's Insight magazine is available!

Latest edition of HERIB's Insight magazine is available!

The latest edition of Insight magazine is now available. The Summer 2017 issue includes: A welcome from our new Chief Executive Sandra Ackroyd Updates on all our services Details of forthcoming events Plus lots more.......... You can download the attached PDF version or you can view an online version by clicking here.  If you would like a large print, braille …

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News 1

Latest edition of the Neighbourhood Watch national news!

Please find below the August 2017 edition of the Neighbourhood Watch’s e-newsletter Our News. Find out why Neighbourhood Watch is the largest grassroots crime prevention movement in England and Wales. Our-News-Newsletter-August-2017

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Funding News

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Do you need funding for a church repair project?

Do you need funding for a church repair project?

The National Churches Trust is a UK-wide independent charity dedicated to promoting and supporting church buildings of historic, architectural and community value. A major part of the work of the National Churches Trust is providing grants to pay for the repair and restoration of churches and the provision of modern facilities – From repairing a roof to helping to install …

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Bring Joy Foundation Fund

Bring Joy Foundation Fund

The Bring Joy Foundation will make donations to not-for-profit groups, organisations and charities that can demonstrate their commitment to creating activities designed to improve the lives of the elderly. What we fund Events, activities or pastimes that bring the joy and fun back into ageing. This is open to groups or organisations across the UK that work with the elderly. …

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Persimmon Community Champions Donation

Persimmon Community Champions Donation

Win Up To £1,000 For Your Good Cause Or Charity Persimmon Community Champions is here to help local community groups, good causes and charities. Since they launched in March 2015, they have donated over £500,000 to fund community initiatives. All Persimmon’s businesses have £2,000 to give away every month – 28 regional businesses, plus Persimmon’s Space4 and PLC head office. …

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Postcode Local Trust Opens for Round 2

Postcode Local Trust Opens for Round 2

The Trust provides grants to charities and good causes across Great Britain which help communities enhance their natural environment in a way that benefits the wider community. Grassroots organisations, local charities and non-profit community businesses that are seeking to effect positive change within their local area in England, Scotland or Wales can apply for funding for environmental, sustainability, wildlife and …

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Postcode Community Trust - Community Grants Opens for Round 2

Postcode Community Trust - Community Grants Opens for Round 2

The Community Grants programme has opened with new guidelines and is accepting expressions of interest from not-for-profit groups across Great Britain. Round two funding is focused on projects that enhance community cohesion through activities that bring people together and enhance a community’s identity as well as projects that improve the overall health and wellbeing of communities through exercise, counselling and …

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People's Postcode Trust’s Small Projects Grants Programme – Opens

People's Postcode Trust’s Small Projects Grants Programme – Opens

Grassroots organisations, local charities and non-profit community businesses that are seeking to effect positive change within their local area in England, Scotland and Wales can take the first step in the application process by submitting an online expression of interest. The funding is for ‘good causes that focus on the prevention of poverty and the upholding of human rights for …

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