Neighbourhood Network Newsletter

150 - 22nd 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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Personal Heart Alarm

Discounts on Personal Alarms during September at the Neighbourhood Network shop!

Now the darker nights are coming, have you ever thought of carrying a personal alarm around with you or maybe for your child who walks to school? A personal alarm is a great deterrent especially if you are in danger of being attacked or are attacked. A simple pull of the cord on the device will release a loud screeching …

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Would you like to showcase your services at our Awards Event?

It's that time again to celebrate the achievements of our many groups across the city at our annual Neighbourhood Network Awards event this coming October. We would like to invite groups/organisations who would like to come along and showcase their services and events by having a stall at the event. Our Neighbourhood Network Awards will be taking place on Tuesday …

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Police Appeals, Arrests & News

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Appeal for witnesses following crash on Boothferry Road

Humberside Police were called at 2.50am on Monday 18th September to a collision where a Vauxhall Astra had collided with another vehicle and then a tree on Boothferry Road in Hull. A man was thrown from the car in the collision and has sustained serious, but not life-threatening, injuries.  Others are believed to have left the scene and may be injured. The …

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Hull students given 'Burglary' challenge to highlight risk of break-ins

Hull students given 'Burglary' challenge to highlight risk of break-ins

Students at the University of Hull will be allowed to be ‘burglars’ for the next couple of days as Humberside Police give serious messages out about leaving homes unlocked. As part of our continuing programme of delivering safety and security messages to new and returning students, Humberside Police will be giving them the opportunity to see just how easy and …

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Report a Crime

Chemical spill on King George Dock in Hull

Sections of Hull's docks were placed on lockdown yesterday beneath a toxic vapour cloud. 25 firefighters battled and fought through an acidic vapour at King George Dock in the early hours of Tuesday morning after a tank containing 580 tonnes of hydrochloric acid started to leak. After the 11-hour crusade, firefighters were able to contain the leak and prevent it …

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Missing person appeal

Missing person appeal

Driffield: Help find Raymond Clarkson Humberside Police are asking for help in tracing a man from Hutton Cranswick near Driffield who was reported missing on Friday 15 September.  37 year-old Raymond Clarkson was last seen wearing a black hooded top with the words "Game Over" written on it, blue jeans, a grey woolly hat, and grey Puma trainers.  Raymond has been …

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POLICE OFFICERS ATTEND FRESHERS' EVENTS TO SPREAD SAFETY MESSAGES

Humberside Police on hand to give students advice Police are inviting students to come and talk to them as they continue to deliver key safety and security messages during Hull University’s Freshers’ events 2017. Community Policing Teams and Community Safety Volunteers will be available to chat to at the University’s Welcome Fest. They will be giving out advice and answering …

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Missing person appeal

Missing person appeal

44 year-old missing Christian Thompson from Scunthorpe was last seen on Saturday 9 September at 1pm. Christian is around 6 feet tall of thin build and bald and was last seen wearing a baseball cap, grey hooded top with blue jeans and trainers. Police are concerned for Christian’s safety as he may be in need of medical attention. It is …

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Man arrested in connection with assault in Queens Gardens

A 20 year-old man is in custody on suspicion of the assault of a 25 year-old Hull man who was assaulted in Queen Gardens in Hull at around 1am on Sunday morning. He was found with head injuries and was taken to Hull Royal Infirmary for treatment, he is now recovering at home. If you have information that would help …

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Help police ID the woman shown in CCTV images in connection with a fraud at a bookmakers.

Help police ID the woman shown in CCTV images in connection with a fraud at a bookmakers.

Humberside Police are keen to identify this woman in connection an incident of fraud at the Chisholm bookmakers on Butcher Row, Beverley. A woman entered the bookmakers at around 5.45pm on 14 July 2017. She asked the staff to change some money and is alleged to have defrauded them of around £70. Anyone that recognises this woman is asked to …

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Events & Activities

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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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Kingston Wesley Church Events

Kingston Wesley Church Events

Kingston Wesley Church located on Holderness Road are organising 2 events over the coming weeks.   Why not pop along to their popular Jumble Sale event which is taking place on Saturday 30th September from 1.30pm or their Christmas Market event on Saturday 4th November from 1.30pm.  Lots of fun and games will be on hand for both events including …

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Training & Employment

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Two day training course in ‘Understanding the repair and maintenance of Pre-1919 Buildings’

This is a Nationally Accredited Level 3 training course delivered through demonstrations, lectures and site visits with a multiple choice end test. The course content includes: • How conservation is organised and managed. • Definition of key terms used in conservation, repair philosophies and the importance of regular maintenance. • Traditional buildings, required skills, materials and sustainability. • Identifying damp …

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Get Involved

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Hull Tenants Forum AGM

25th September - 10am until 12.30pm Working in Partnership: Help to shape the future of Hull’s Housing Service Annual General Meeting 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. For more information please contact the Tenant Participation Team on 300300 or …

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KIDS Yorkshire & Humber launch a Young Person's Participation Group in Hull

KIDS Yorkshire & Humber launch a Young Person's Participation Group in Hull

KIDS Yorkshire & the Humber have been awarded funding from The Big Lottery Fund to develop a Young Person’s Participation Group – supporting disabled children & young people (aged 14-25 years) to have an influence on decision makers & shape services. In summary: • Young people will be supported to develop their own identity, sense of independence and ambition. • …

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Struggling to make ends meet? Or just want more money in your pocket?

Struggling to make ends meet? Or just want more money in your pocket?

Quids In is a friendly, free & confidential Citizens Advice service for people who live in Hull and are renting their home.  We want to help make your money go further and we have a team of experts on hand to help you save money.  We can help with: Benefits health checks and applications DLA and PIP appeals Specialist debt …

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Ings Mobile Ward Forum will be taking place on 28th September
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Community Clear Up

Do you live on or near Woburn Street or Wiltshire Road?

A Community Litter Pick event will be taking place on Woburn Street & Wiltshire Road on Sunday 24th September 10am until 3pm.  If you can spare an hour or so to help, please join them.  

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Bricknell Ward Forum bus is on the move!

Bricknell Ward Forum bus is on the move!

The next Bricknell Ward Forum on the Move will take place on Friday 29th September 2017, at various locations across the ward. Residents living in the Bricknell Ward will have the opportunity to discuss local issues with ward councillors, area team officers and partners on board the community bus.  The ward forum will take place at the following locations:  10am – 11.15am – Appleton Road (Commonwealth …

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Funding News

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Aviva Community Fund opens

Aviva Community Fund opens

The Aviva Community Fund offers grant funding to voluntary and community organisations for projects that will make a real difference to local communities. Applications will be accepted from not-for-profit organisations or groups working for the good of their community, which have been in existence for at least six months and have an income of £1 million or less. To be …

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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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