Neighbourhood Network Newsletter

154 - 20th October 2017

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Neighbourhood Network News

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Neighbourhood Network Annual Event only days away!

Neighbourhood Network Annual Event only days away!

With the Neighbourhood Network’s annual event upon us next week, we wanted to remind you all that each and every one of you is invited to attend.  This year between 6.30pm - 7.30pm we have organised an informal networking opportunity for the first part of the evening, where you can freely browse the stands in attendance.   Organisations and services …

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Shortlist for Neighbourhood Network's 2017 Awards

Shortlist for Neighbourhood Network's 2017 Awards

Thank you to everyone who submitted a nomination for an annual Neighbourhood Network's awards. The NN Team and trustees are honoured that so many of you value the annual awards and embrace taking part. We would love to award each and every member group for the amazing work they do, but unfortunately that cannot be the case, so below are …

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We need you!

We need you!

The Neighbourhood Network is looking to recruit new trustees onto it's board. We are seeking dynamic and influential individuals who can contribute to the ongoing development of a forward thinking charity, help to raise the profile and grow the charity to support a wider reach of communities. We are looking for individuals that have an interest in community safety and …

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Police Appeals, Arrests & News

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Hate Crime

Announcement of new national online Hate Crime Hub

  Home Secretary Amber Rudd has announced a new national hub to tackle the emerging threat of online hate crime. It will ensure better support for victims and help drive up the number of prosecutions. The hub, run by police officers for the National Police Chiefs Council (NPCC), will work to ensure online cases are managed effectively and efficiently. It …

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Police target burglars in St Andrews, Hull

Humberside Police have experienced a noticeable spike in homes being burgled in the St Andrews area of Hull, with 20 offences reported since 1 October. Properties targeted fall within an area bordered by Anlaby Road in the North, Selby Street in the West, Goulton Street in the South and Walker Street in the East. Items stolen include jewellery, electrical goods, …

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Man wanted in connection with petrol theft

Man wanted in connection with petrol theft

 Humberside Police want to trace a man in connection with the theft of petrol from Hull. The man drove a green Renault Clio onto the forecourt at the Esso garage on Boothferry Road around 6.40pm on 25 September 2017. He then allegedly filled the car with £43.24 worth of petrol and drove off without paying.  If anyone knows or recognises the …

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Appeal to trace the family of a man who died in Scotland

Appeal to trace the family of a man who died in Scotland

Police in Scotland are appealing for the public's help as part of their efforts to trace the family of a man who died in Midlothian.  The body was found in a wooded area on the Bush Estate in Roslin on 9th December 2016 and there are no suspicious circumstances surrounding the death and a report has been submitted to the …

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Police appeal for information

    Humberside Police are appealing for information following a burglary at a property on Glasgow Street, Hull sometime between 10pm on 12 October and 4am on 13 October.   They're especially keen to track a distinctive yellow Volkswagen Golf convertible, with a soft black roof, which was stolen in the burglary. The vehicle registration is JR02 85Y.  A laptop and a …

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Child injured: Collision between cyclist and pedestrian on Goddard Avenue

A call was made to police just before 2:30pm on Wednesday 18th October reporting a collision involving a cyclist and a pedestrian on Goddard Avenue with the junction of Newland Avenue in Hull. The pedestrian, a 4 year old child, has sustained serious but not thought to be life-threatening injuries and has been taken to Hull Royal Infirmary for treatment. Anyone who …

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Man assaulted: CCTV appeal

Man assaulted: CCTV appeal

Humberside Police would like to identify a man in connection with an assault near Pearson Park in Hull on 15 July 2017. The suspect was involved in an altercation with another man at the junction of Princes Avenue and Queens Road around 4.00pm. A man driving a car stopped to intervene and was allegedly assaulted by the suspect. The motorist was …

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Man charged following roof top incident

Hull: Alleged offences including affray and causing a public nuisance A 19 year-old Hull man arrested Wednesday 18 October following a roof top incident at the junction of Norfolk Street and Beverley Road in Hull has now been charged.   Joe Bramham (19) of Wombwell Grove in Hull is charged with 2 counts of affray, breaching a molestation order, possession of …

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Telephone scam targets elderly victims

Humberside Police are advising people to be cautious following reports of a telephone scam targeting the vulnerable and elderly. The scam involves a call from someone pretending to be from the police fraud squad, advising that there has been suspicious activity on the victim’s bank account. The victim is then told that they must attend the bank to withdraw a …

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National news coverage - Policing of Hull Fair

National news coverage - Policing of Hull Fair

Deputy Chief Constable Andy McDyer said: “On the final day of the 2017 Hull Fair our officers, who were policing the event, took a five minute break to have some fun and engage with the fairground organisers by taking to the dodgems. “Our officers, PCSOs and volunteer Special Constables worked long, hard hours during the event, some working nine consecutive …

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Events & Activities

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Hull 2017 Meet The Funder Event

Hull 2017 Meet The Funder Event

Free drop in event, just come any time between 1pm – 7pm. Meet local funders and some of the UK’s biggest trusts, foundations, funding bodies and support organisations for arts and culture at Hull 2017’s Meet the Funder event. Guests will have the opportunity to find out more about what kinds of funding are available, gain guidance from support organisations and …

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Hull and District Diabetes Support Group  

Hull and District Diabetes Support Group  

  Help and support for all diabetics, carers, family and friends, existing & newly diagnosed The support group meets on the 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 …

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Rhythm & Spice Charity Event

Rhythm & Spice Charity Event

HERIB is delighted to have been chosen as one of the recipient charities for the Dharma Foundation’s forthcoming charity Fundraiser: “Rhythm and Spice”. The event is a cultural evening showcasing the very best of traditional Indian dance, cuisine, art and crafts. Glimpses of a variety of Indian dance forms will be performed by nationally recognised dance groups coupled with mouth-watering …

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Emmaus Open Mic nights  

Emmaus Open Mic nights  

  The Emmaus superstore is currently opening late until 8pm on a Thursday evening to try and increase the opportunity for people to come and have a look at their selection of furniture, bric a brac and electrical items. They will also be hosting on the last Thursday of every month an Open Mic night and would like to invite …

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Humberside Fire and Rescue Service Consultation

Humberside Fire and Rescue Service would be grateful if you would consider providing feedback on these plans. All feedback is important as it contributes to shaping plans in the future. Keeping communities and firefighters safe, and contributing to the firefighting and rescue capability of the UK is their main priority. This three year plan outlines what they want to achieve, how they will do it …

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Growing St Andrews Launch Event in Hull

Growing St Andrews Launch Event in Hull

Groundwork’s launch event for their Growing St Andrews project will be held at the Western Library Community Garden on 26th October 2017 from 11am until 6pm. The launch will have a selection of activities, including freshly made pizzas cooked in a wood fired cob oven, a wildflower seed bomb making workshop, refreshments, and the opportunity to sign up to Hull …

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Employment & Training

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Young Person’s Participation and Engagement Coordinator

Young Person’s Participation and Engagement Coordinator

Closing date: 20th October 30 hours per week (This is a National Lottery Funded post for 3 years) Salary: £23,908 FTE KIDS is a national charity dedicated to creating an inclusive world for disabled children, young people and their families. Their work improves thousands of lives every year. They are looking to appoint a Young Person’s Participation and Engagement Coordinator …

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Co-ordinator Vacancy at Probe (Hull)

Co-ordinator Vacancy at Probe (Hull)

Hours:            24 Location:        Greatfield Salary:            Pro rata £25k pa Purpose: The post holder will play a critical role in supporting the Partnership in the delivery of the Greatfield Plan. Main  Responsibilities: Providing research and development support to the partnership and its sub committees. Working with the partnership to help convert priorities into actions. Developing processes to increase community consultation. Identifying …

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Find the latest University of Hull job opportunities

Find the latest University of Hull job opportunities

The University of Hull currently has vacancies for Business Administration Apprenticeships (3 posts), Marketing Assistant and other positions along with many more opportunities. Click the link to view all: https://jobs.hull.ac.uk/Vacancies.aspx

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Families Together Social Work Manager vacancy at HCHFH

Families Together Social Work Manager vacancy at HCHFH

Hull Churches Home from Hospital Service (HCHFH) Families Together Social Work Manager 21 Hours per week  Fixed Term Contract: Until 31 March 2019 (Review of possible extension to contract)  NJC Scale: SO2.33 - £29,323 (pro- rata)   We are looking to appoint a qualified Social Worker with current, hands-on experience of working with children and families.  We require a person …

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Are you aged 14-24 and up for a challenge?

Are you aged 14-24 and up for a challenge?

What’s it all about?  Doing a Duke of Edinburgh programme is a real adventure from beginning to end.  You just need to be aged between 14 and 24 and want to do something different, adventurous – and fun!  You can do programmes at three levels which, when you’ve successfully completed them, lead to Bronze, Silver or Gold Duke of Edinburgh’s …

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Get Involved

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Butterflies charity in Hull requires Volunteers

Butterflies charity in Hull requires Volunteers

Butterflies is a local charity that holds a number of drop-in sessions supporting people with dementia and memory problems and their families. They provide various activities, for example: quizzes, crafts, music and trips out to pubs, museums, cafes etc. Butterflies need people who can help provide these activities at their weekly Men’s Luncheon club held at the Clubhouse in Garden Village and at …

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Volunteer News 2

Volunteen Plus Ambassador Opportunity

As a Young Ambassador you will learn to:  Research and identify needs, assets, and interests in your community and possible service projects needed.  Work effectively with young people from unique perspectives and backgrounds.  Budget, address an audience, and delegate responsibilities.  Engage within a team of young people and professionals.  Work with the voluntary sector and …

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The latest People’s Panel survey is open.

The latest People’s Panel survey is open.

There’s just over a week left to complete the Autumn People’s Panel survey. As always the panel asks for your views on the big issues in Hull. Your answers help health and city leaders to plan for the future. Please complete and share this survey with your colleagues and service users. This survey asks about: Community support and mental health …

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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 Advisors 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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Hull Aid in Sickness Trust

Hull Aid in Sickness Trust

The Hull Aid in Sickness Trust is a small local charity whose objective is the award of grants for items or services which will provide a benefit to the health and well-being of people who are in need, and who are sick, convalescent, disabled, handicapped or infirm. The Trust was established to aid only those who reside in the City …

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Fields in Trust – Active Spaces Funding

Fields in Trust 

Active Spaces Funding

Active Spaces is a new national programme which will create activity programmes to inspire the most inactive communities to get active and use their local outdoor spaces. The programme will secure 50 new Fields in Trust protected sites across the UK and help increase participation in many different physical activities on local parks, playing fields and green spaces which will …

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Transpennine Express Transform Grants

Transpennine Express Transform Grants

Funding for local community projects Apply now and make a difference in your local area TPExpress are working with the Forestry Commission to award £50,000 worth of funding to help initiatives working to make a difference in their local area. It’s all part of their vision to support the communities they  serve and they plan to fund a total of …

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Comic Relief

Comic Relief

Thanks to last year's new grantmaking strategy, it's worth checking Comic Relief's open funding pots regularly - they change every couple of months. Funding is currently available for: Projects delivering mental health support for young men Rugby-related projects that deliver social change Women-led projects in Ghana, Kenya or South Africa All Comic Relief funding pots have different opening and closing dates, …

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