Neighbourhood Network Newsletter

147 - 1st September 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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Appeal following serious collision - Pedestrian injured on Sutton Road

Two arrests have been made in connection with a serious road traffic collision on Sutton Rd, Hull on Sunday 27th August at 4:30pm. A woman pedestrian aged in her 60s sustained serious life threatening injuries when a dark coloured Vauxhall Zafira collided with her close to a pedestrian crossing. The injured woman remains in a serious condition in Hull Royal …

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Cat put into a bin - Police made aware of incident

Humberside Police have been made aware of a video being circulated showing a girl putting a cat into a wheelie bin. Following the video being shown in the local media, the mother of a 12 year-old girl has come into a police station with her daughter to say that she is the girl in the video footage. Police will be …

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Humberside Police respond to Police Federation report

Report released today on pay and morale DCC Andy McDyer said: ‘Today’s Police Federation report highlights a range of issues that police forces are dealing with across the country.  We know about the changing nature of crime, with new areas such as cyber-crime increasing hugely in the past few years.  There has also been a well-documented national increase in calls …

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Serious RTC – Ferensway Hull

A 79 year-old man sadly died of his injuries following a collision on Ferensway on Sunday evening. A taxi collided with the man at 5.45pm on Sunday 27 August in the city centre. He died of his injuries in hospital on Monday 28 August. We are appeal for witnesses. If you saw this collision and can help us with our …

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Hull: Avenues Ward receives reports of bogus callers

Hull: Avenues Ward receives reports of bogus callers

Humberside Police have received reports about bogus callers operating in the Avenues Ward. Traders have visited an address claiming that the occupant needed work carrying out to their roof and chimney. Money has been exchanged but the work has not been carried out. The Hull West Communities Policing team have organised a letter drop to a section of properties around …

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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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CASE presents the Three Degrees Live in Hull event

CASE presents the Three Degrees Live in Hull event

Join The Three Degrees as they perform live at the Mercure Grange Park Hotel in Willerby on Saturday 14th October 2017 from 7pm in aid of CASE. On the evening you can expect an amazing night of fun and entertainment as they take you off to the bright lights of Las Vegas where you can try your luck on the tables, …

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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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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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Vacancy - Project Worker Level 1 for Barnardo’s

Vacancy - Project Worker Level 1 for Barnardo’s

Deadline 22nd September Barnardo’s DSI service has been providing support to disabled children, young people & their families and a range of providers across the region for a number of years. They are looking to appoint a Project Worker Level 1 for 25 hours per week. The post holder will be highly motivated and have a passion for engaging, supporting …

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As and When Male Support Workers Needed for Hull and East Riding

As and When Male Support Workers Needed for Hull and East Riding

Barnardo’s DSI service has been providing support to disabled children, young people & their families and a range of providers across the region for a number of years. The service is registered with the Care Quality Commission. They are looking to increase the number of Male Support Workers to provide support to disabled young people aged 0-25 years and their …

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Programme Manager Vacancy

Programme Manager Vacancy

A new leadership development programme aimed at social and cultural leaders in Hull and East Riding of Yorkshire has been announced. Developed by Clore Social Leadership and a steering group of funders and local partners, the Hull Social Leadership Programme will start early 2018.  To lead the delivery of the programme, Clore Social Leadership is recruiting a Programme Manager who will be …

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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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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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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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Volunteers needed urgently for HIP gallery

Volunteers needed urgently for HIP gallery

HIP Gallery is a voluntary, not for profit organisation that showcases touring exhibitions and commissions photographers to create work. Situated in Princes Quay Hull. They urgently need volunteers to help support their yearly ‘HIP Photography Festival’, a globally recognised festival for professional and amateur photographers to exhibit, network and exchange ideas in October and November. As a volunteer you will …

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Funding News

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WHSmith Group Charitable Trust Funding

WHSmith Group Charitable Trust Funding

WHSmith donates proceeds from the compulsory carrier bag levies to charitable causes. Some of the funds are donated to the Woodland Trust to support its tree-planting programme for schools. Other funding is donated to the WHSmith Group Charitable Trust for distribution as Community Grants. Who can apply for a grant? The following community groups may apply for WHSmith Community Grants: …

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Lloyds Bank Foundation - Invest Programme Funding

Lloyds Bank Foundation - Invest Programme Funding

The Lloyds Bank Foundation for England and Wales provides funding to enable charities and CIOS in England or Wales to break or prevent the cycle of disadvantage. The Invest Programme’s funding will support longer term core or direct delivery funding for charities which are delivering clear outcomes as a result of their work with people aged 17 years and older …

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Community Clear Up

New Litter Innovation Fund opens

Do you have an innovative idea on how to keep the area you live in clean and tidy and free from litter? If so, the government has just launched a new fund called the Litter Innovation Fund (LIF), which is to reduce and prevent litter through new methods and approaches that have not been tried and tested before, which have …

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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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