Neighbourhood Network Newsletter

159 - 24th November 2017

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Neighbourhood Network News

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Inspiring Stories Film

Inspiring Stories Film

During the Hull City of Culture year, the Neighbourhood Network wanted to take advantage of this amazing opportunity and capture a selection of our unique Neighbourhood Network members which rarely receive recognition for the work they do within their communities, celebrating their achievements and telling their stories in a creative way. By producing a short film and a series of still images, …

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Are you looking on purchasing a new bike for Christmas?

Are you looking on purchasing a new bike for Christmas?

If the answer is yes, have you thought of security for your new bike? Theft of bikes is a real issue, with thousands being stolen across the Humberside area every year. This is one area where crime prevention can have a massive impact and a small personal investment can drastically reduce your chance of becoming a victim. The Neighbourhood Network …

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Trustees wanted for the Neighbourhood Network charity in Hull

Trustees wanted for the Neighbourhood Network charity in Hull

Would you like to be part of a growing, dynamic team helping to build the communities across Hull safer and stronger? The Neighbourhood Network are looking for dynamic and inspiring people that can bring a fresh new approach, contribute new ideas and help develop this growing charity. If you have a keen interest in community safety and think you could …

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Police Appeals, Arrests & News

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Missing - Kye Croll

Missing - Kye Croll

Humberside Police appealing for help in locating missing 15-year-old Kye Croll who was last seen in the Holderness Road area of Hull at around 9pm on Friday 17 November. Kye is described as being white, 5ft 9ins tall, of slim build with short brown hair. When he was last seen Kye was wearing a black jacket, black joggers and black …

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Indecent Assault

Indecent Assault

Can you help police to identify this man in connection with an alleged indecent assault on a woman in a Hull pub? The incident is reported to have occurred around 11.30pm at the The New Star on Carr Lane on the evening of 13 September 2017. If you were in the pub at the time, or recognise this man from …

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Mobile technology modernising 21st Century policing

Mobile technology modernising 21st Century policing

New smartphone technology is changing the way for policing. Police officers have been issued with 330 laptops and 1500 smartphones, which comes loaded with a new smartphone application called Pronto, developed with the support of Motorola. Pronto works like a mobile banking app, providing multiple levels of encryption and security. It allows officers to add information about incidents remotely, meaning …

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International Day to Eliminate Violence Against Women - Hull campaign

International Day to Eliminate Violence Against Women - Hull campaign

Tomorrow, 25th November is White Ribbon Day - ‘International Day to Eliminate Violence Against Women’. Over the next 16 days in Hull, nationally and across the globe, agencies will be working together to raise awareness of the White Ribbon campaign, which is the world's largest effort of men working to end violence against women and girls. The White Ribbon campaign …

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Cash machine stolen

Humberside Police are investigating after a cash machine was stolen from a bank in Pocklington on the morning of 22 November 2017. They were called just after 3.30am to reports of the incident at the HSBC on Market Place. A JCB teleporter vehicle was used to steal the ATM, which was loaded onto the back of a green and white …

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Have you seen missing Faezeh Shanini?

Have you seen missing Faezeh Shanini?

Humberside Police are concerned for the safety of 13-year-old Faezeh Shanini from Hull who has been missing since last week. Faezeh was last seen by her mother on 14 November 2017. She has phoned her parents since, but they are currently unaware of her whereabouts. It's believed Faezeh could have links to Birmingham and London. It's not known if she …

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Sign up for alerts - New feature on police.uk

www.police.uk has a new feature that may be of value to many of the Neighbourhood Network's groups. If you put your postcode into the search box to bring up the crimes reported in you locality, there is now a link (on the right hand side) to sign up for alerts.  You will receive a monthly alert detailing crimes etc in …

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Consultations

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Improving access to social housing for victims of domestic abuse

Improving access to social housing for victims of domestic abuse

Deadline 5th January The government believes that victims fleeing domestic abuse should be given as much assistance as possible to ensure they are able to re-build their lives away from abuse and harm. This consultation sets out proposals for new statutory guidance for local authorities to assist victims of domestic abuse living in refuges, and other forms of safe temporary …

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Online Safety

Internet Safety Strategy green paper

Deadline 7th December The Internet Safety Strategy looks at how we can ensure Britain is the safest place in the world to be online. The Strategy considers the responsibilities of companies to their users, the use of technical solutions to prevent online harms and government’s role in supporting users. The consultation covers various aspects of online safety including: •the introduction …

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Events & Activities

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Northern Powergrid community grant – Supporting vulnerable customers and communities

Northern Powergrid community grant – Supporting vulnerable customers and communities

November 30 Northern Powergrid is the Electricity Distribution Network Operator who keep the lights on, the kettles boiling and the phones charged for 8 million people across the North East, Yorkshire and north Lincolnshire. They would like to invite you to their community event where they want to meet local partners and explore how they can work with you to …

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HANA Awards & Celebration Event

HANA Awards & Celebration Event

Humber All Nations Alliance (HANA) would like to invite you to join them at HANA`s Awards and Appreciation Ceremony on Saturday, 9 December from 1pm at Our Lady of Lourdes & St Peter Chapel`s Marist Hall. The purpose of the event is to celebrate the successful year they have had and to thank the community for the continuous participation and …

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Hull & East Riding Interfaith Forum

Hull & East Riding Interfaith Forum

Hull and East Riding Interfaith wishes to invite you to the next Interfaith forum. The details are as follows: Date: 28th November,2017 Timing: 5pm with refreshment from 4:30pm Venue: Room CI, Ground Floor, The Guildhall, Hull. Topic: Radicalisation Main speaker: Phil Lewis, Bradford University Peace Studies Department. Everyone welcome! For more information, please contact Bashir Siraj E-mail: opendoorshull@live.co.uk

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HERIB Christmas Craft & Gift Fayre

HERIB Christmas Craft & Gift Fayre

December 9 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm The perfect place to find your Christmas presents! More than 30 craft and gift stalls with a stunning array of fabulous gift ideas for everyone on your present list! Everything from food, crafts, clothing, toys and much more! Plus tombola & refreshments. Fun for all the family! Admission 50p adults, children FREE. (All proceeds to …

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Dementia friendly film show –   White Christmas!

Dementia friendly film show

White Christmas!

November 30 @ 10:30 am - 1:00 pm Irving Berlin`s White Christmas will be screened by popular demand for those people living with dementia their families and carer`s. The epic film starring Bing Crosby, Danny Kaye and Rosemary Clooney will be shown in full colour on the big screen and includes dementia friendly features. The Beverley based Dementia Friendly East …

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Humberside Police Christmas Concert

Humberside Police Christmas Concert

December 15 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm Tickets £5 Humberside Police Concert Band, featuring the Positive Notes Choir Organised in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support Venue: Albermarle Music Centre, Ferensway, Hull, HU2 8LN Call the Band Secretary on 07768 916215 or email humbersidepoliceband@gmail.com for more information

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Emmaus opens New Shop in Whitefriargate

Emmaus opens New Shop in Whitefriargate

Emmaus Home from Home will be open to the public 6 days a week. Formerly homeless individuals and local volunteers have been working hard to prepare the Shop for its opening. Find us on Whitefriargate, next to New Look! The shop was officially opened on Thursday 23rd November by a well known national celebrity (the same night that Hull’s Christmas …

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Employment & Training

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NBF Large and Small Grants Courses available

NBF Large and Small Grants Courses available

These courses are a great way to learn about applying for grants and can arm you with the knowledge to make a positive difference! Small Grants Course - January 22, 2018 @ 9:30 am - 1:00 pm For VCS organisations that want to build/improve their skills in applying for small grants (approx. £10k and below).Suitable for staff, trustees or volunteers …

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North Bank Forum vacancies

North Bank Forum vacancies

Connect Well Hull Grants Officer Deadline 27th November 20 hours per week £28,636 pro rata Connect Well Hull is the new Social Prescribing service delivered by Citizens Advice Hull and East Riding and NBF. Hull Clinical Commissioning Group and Hull City Council are committed, as part of their investment in the Connect Well Hull social prescribing programme, to identifying gaps in …

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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 a Lettings Assistant, Administrator (student hub), Student Voice Manager along with many more opportunities. Click the link to view all: https://jobs.hull.ac.uk/Vacancies.aspx

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Part time VIBE Young Women’s Engagement Worker

Part time VIBE Young Women’s Engagement Worker

Deadline 27th November Together Women’s VIBE (Voice, Influence, Be Empowered) is a new and exciting 5 year project funded through the Big Lottery women and girls initiative. The project will work with young women facing severe and multiple disadvantage that lack voice, power and rights to facilitate a range of consultation activities that will help them to co-design their own …

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Vacancies with Child Dynamix

Vacancies with Child Dynamix

Child Dynamix Community Nurseries have the following vacancies: Nursery Cook 30hrs p/w Starting salary £NLW (Working at the Preston Road site between hours of 8am & 6pm, Monday to Friday to meet the needs of the business). They are looking for someone who: Has their Level 2 in food handling, nutrition or equivalent Has experience of cooking for medium to large …

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Vacancies with Barnardo’s

Vacancies with Barnardo’s

As and When Male Support Workers – DSI service. Hull and East Riding- Job Ref: EA962 Deadline 30th November They are looking to increase the number of Male Support Workers to provide support to disabled young people aged 0-25 years and their families across Hull and East Riding. Workers will be highly motivated and have a passion for engaging, supporting …

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Get Involved

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Active Humber Board Recruitment

Active Humber Board Recruitment

Active Humber are currently looking for new Trustees to complete their Board. It is a fantastic time at the minute for Active Humber with new leadership and a new direction targeting those who are inactive. In particular they are looking for board members with experience in: •Voluntary and Community Sector •Finance and Accounting •Marketing and Campaigning For more details, click …

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Viking FM launches Mission Christmas

Viking FM launches Mission Christmas

Mission Christmas has now launched and there's lots of ways you can support the mission Viking FM has published the following advice! Be a Drop Off - Please visit the website www.vikingfm.co.uk/mission to register as a drop off and we can email you the posters you need to help advertise your location Get involved with Jumper Day - Please register …

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NHS Hull CCG Need your help!

NHS Hull CCG Need your help!

NHS Hull Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) is reviewing dementia services in Hull. When complete, a report will highlight possible future improvements. The CCG is keen to hear from local people with dementia and their carers. Your experiences can help the NHS provide the best possible services. Take the short survey here - bit.ly/2m8XtYP If you're interested in being involved in more depth or would …

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Thornton Neighbourhood Plan in Hull

Thornton Neighbourhood Plan in Hull

Thornton is about to agree its first community led plan called the Thornton Neighbourhood Plan. Make your views known on the plan and what can be done to make your life a happier one. Remember that comments should only be on land use and buildings because that is what the plan deals with. To make comments please contact Keith Griffiths …

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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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Community Trees Fund to Open Soon

Community Trees Fund to Open Soon

The Tree Council is the UK's lead charity for trees and works in partnership with communities, organisations and Government to make trees matter to everyone. The Community Trees Fund, which forms part of the Council's annual Community Action Programme, will open for applications on 4 December 2017 with new guidance notes and application forms. The programme funds trees of appropriate …

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Wooden Spoon Charity

Wooden Spoon Charity

Wooden Spoon’s objective is to make a positive impact on the lives of disadvantaged children and young people through projects of a physical nature. If a project is a physical, tangible asset of a permanent nature, the following must apply: It must have a minimum predicted life span of five years (preferably ten), be non-transferable and of a permanent nature. …

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Douglas Arter Foundation

The Foundation provides grants for charitable organisations undertaking projects for the benefit of people with a range of physical and mental disabilities. Funding is available for project costs. All grants are made on a one off basis with no ongoing commitment. Applications may be submitted at any time. The Trustees meet in March, June, September and December and successful applicants …

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Buttle UK Fund

Buttle UK Fund

As the largest grant awarding charity in the UK that focuses solely on children and young people in need, Buttle UK hear about children and young people in circumstances that most people are unaware of. Last year Buttle UK gave out nearly 8,000 grants in England to children, young people and their families. The majority of those were for emergency …

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Hull Community Safety Partnership Crime Reduction Fund Launched

Hull Community Safety Partnership Crime Reduction Fund Launched

Voluntary and community groups in Hull are being invited to apply for grants from a new fund that has been launched to tackle crime, anti-social behaviour and other community issues. The Hull Community Grant Fund Scheme has been established by the Hull Community Safety Partnership, thanks to over £100,000 of funding provided by the Humberside Police and Crime Commissioner. The …

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