Neighbourhood Network Newsletter

151 - 29th 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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Do you know the whereabouts of stolen mopeds?

Do you know the whereabouts of stolen mopeds?

There has been a spike in thefts of mopeds and motorcycles in the Riverside and Park areas of Hull over the last four weeks. In the majority of cases offenders have taken the vehicles from the front or rear garden of people’s homes, before driving the bikes away after overcoming steering locks. In most cases these vehicles have not been …

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Man assaulted Hull: Appeal for information

    Humberside Police are appealing for information in connection with an assault in Hull. A man was walking along Holderness Road around 7.30pm on 22 September 2017 when a teenager on a pushbike rode onto the pavement and nearly knocked him over.  The two exchanged words. The suspect on the bike then rode off and returned with a group …

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Murder investigation continues on Women's body found on A15 near Barton slip road

It has been confirmed that 29 year-old Nasima Noorzia has formally been identified as the woman whose body was found near the A15 on Wednesday. Humberside Police are continuing to conduct searches and forensic investigations at a house on Hainsworth Park, Orchard Park in connection with the investigation. 42 year-old Habib Noorzia has been charged with her murder and will …

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Do you know any young people who took part in the Lifestyle challenge 2017?

Do you know any young people who took part in the Lifestyle challenge 2017?

This summer, young people across the Humberside Police area have been completing projects to help make a difference in their community.  They have had 611 teams taking part in Lifestyle this year and they have loved hearing all about the projects.  From organising activities for children, to putting up bird feeders in a local park, to raising money and buying food for …

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Appeal for witnesses to violent assault on Gordon Street in Hull

Humberside Police are appealing for information to help investigate an attack on a man in Gordon Street, Hull at around 3.30am on 24 September. The victim, who was walking with a friend, was approached by two men described as black and in their early 20’s. One of the men described as having medium to short black hair, attacked the victim, …

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Misconduct hearing concludes

Misconduct hearing concludes

Detective Constable Julian McGill has been found guilty of gross misconduct and received a final written warning in a public hearing yesterday. The hearing, overseen by an independent Chair was held at Beverley Police Station. Chief Superintendent Judi Heaton, Head of Professional Standards Branch, said: “It is important that the public can be sure that Humberside Police Officers are held …

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New Assistant Chief Constable Appointed

Humberside Police has today announced Chris Noble as the new Assistant Chief Constable. Chris joins Humberside from the Police Service of Northern Ireland where he has worked across a variety of operational roles, latterly as police Commander for Belfast City, leading over 1,000 staff and holding responsibility for the operational areas of neighbourhood policing, emergency response and countering violent extremism. …

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Events & Activities

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Hull Voluntary and Community Sector Safeguarding Forum

Hull Voluntary and Community Sector Safeguarding Forum

October 11 @ 9:30 am - 3:30 pm 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 …

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Hull Sustainable Food Cites Launch

Hull Sustainable Food Cites Launch

Are you voluntary organisation or business doing food-related in Hull? Whether you are working to fight food poverty, produce food to sell or run a cafe or restaurant, we are inviting people to come together to discuss the future of food in Hull. The Hull Sustainable Food Cites Launch will be the start of a local cross-sector partnership which works …

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World Homeless Day at Emmaus Hull & East Riding

World Homeless Day at Emmaus Hull & East Riding

Emmaus Hull & East Riding would like to invite you along to their World Homeless Day event on 10th October 2017, from 10am until 3pm, held at Lockwood  Street Furniture Store, Lockwood Street, Hull. Join them in learning and sharing with Emmaus and partners on World Homelessness Day.  Promoting World Homeless Day is an opportunity to recognise the impact of homelessness …

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Do you suffer from back pain?

Do you suffer from back pain?

The charity Back Care are organising a few activities during Back Care week, which takes place from 2nd to 6th October. The programme scheduled for the Hull and East Riding branch is as follows:   Tuesday 3rd October Everyday First aid by the Red Cross at Boulevard Village Hall 1pm (prompt) to 3 15 pm.   Wednesday 4th October A …

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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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HR Administrative Assistant Vacancy

HR Administrative Assistant Vacancy

Closing date: 4th October Part time role, 20hrs per week, permanent post Salary: £9,373 per annum It is Humbercare’s belief that all people should have the opportunity to realise their full potential, improve skills, optimise their life chances and become responsible members of our communities. Humbercare works in partnership with many voluntary and not-for-profit organisations as well as the following …

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Volunteering & Engagement Officer at healthwatch Hull

Volunteering & Engagement Officer at healthwatch Hull

Volunteering and Engagement Officer (Permanent Full Time/ 37 hours per week) Salary: £19,126 per annum Following the award of the contract to deliver Healthwatch Hull, NBF is looking to recruit an experienced Volunteering and Engagement Officer to work as part of their team. Healthwatch Hull is the independent consumer champion for the community, influencing all local health and social care …

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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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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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National Art Collection makes rare appearance in Hull to celebrate year of culture

National Art Collection makes rare appearance in Hull to celebrate year of culture

Hull has a rare opportunity to host a collection of work from a prestigious national art collection from next month. Some 28 pieces from the renowned Methodist Modern Art Collection will go on display until from Saturday 21st October 2017 to New Year’s Eve at the Princes Quay Shopping Centre. The exhibition, called Battered and Berthed, gives visitors the opportunity …

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Connect Well Hull offers advice and support on Health issues

Connect Well Hull offers advice and support on Health issues

Connect well offers advice and support on accessing the right support for you when it comes to your health.  Connect Well will have Wellbeing Coordinators and Welfare Officers located around Health centres across Hull over the next few months.  For more information, please visit www.connectwellhull.org.uk  

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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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Children In Need: Main Grants

Children In Need: Main Grants

Deadline: 16th January 2018 The BBC Children in Need Main Grants programme is open to charities and not-for-profit organisations applying for grants over £10,000 per year for up to three years. They provide grants for children and young people aged 18 and under experiencing disadvantage through: Illness, distress, abuse or neglect Any kind of disability Behavioural or psychological difficulties Living …

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Health and wellbeing fund 2017/18

Health and wellbeing fund 2017/18

Deadline 21st November The VCSE Health and Wellbeing Programme provides funding to voluntary, community and social enterprise organisations to help them contribute towards improving health and care. Each round of the programme focuses on a specific theme and the theme for this round is social prescribing. The department is inviting applications to set up a new social prescribing scheme or …

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The Triangle Trust – 1949 Fund

The Triangle Trust – 1949 Fund

Deadline 2nd November 2017 at Noon   The Triangle Trust provides funding twice a year through its Development Grants programme: one round is held for organisations working with carers and the other round is for organisations working with the rehabilitation of offenders or ex-offenders. Applications are currently being accepted for work with the rehabilitation of offenders for ex-offenders. The Development Grants …

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The Core Strength – Local Communities

The Core Strength – Local Communities

  Comic Relief and UK Community Foundations announced a new £2 million investment into supporting small community led organisations across the UK, which will play a vital role supporting people to make positive changes in their lives and their local communities. Grassroots organisations like these have been hit particularly hard over the last few years due to the current economic …

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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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