Neighbourhood Network Newsletter

161 - 8th December 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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Humberside Police release images of wanted criminals

Humberside Police are giving wanted criminals the chance to hand themselves in in the run up to Christmas as officers up their patrols to seek them out.  It’s their proactive and robust initiative to take as many criminals off the streets over the next few weeks as possible. The move is part of the police's ongoing commitment to keep people …

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Hull: Do you know where Richard Best is?

Hull: Do you know where Richard Best is?

Humberside Police are appealing for 39 year-old Richard Best to make contact with them.  He has been missing since 29 November and was last seen on Hessle Road wearing a navy/black jacket and dark jeans.  Richard is 5ft 10” tall of slim build with grey/black short hair, he also wears glasses. If you know of Richard’s whereabouts please call the …

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Operation Yuletide: Humberside Police are working hard to keep people safe in Hull

With just 18 days until Christmas, celebrations are starting to get into full swing as office parties begin and revellers enjoy festive get togethers. With just two Fridays to go until Mad Friday, Humberside Police are working hard to keep people safe. As part of Operation Yuletide, Humberside Police’s initiative to tackle spikes in demand over the festive period, extra …

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Hull man sentenced after trolling on social media

In June 2017 Daniel Kilvington (23) of Spring Bank, Hull was charged and found guilty of eight counts of sending malicious communications using social media between January and March 2016. The legal term for this offence is to ‘send by public communication network an offensive/indecent/obscene/menacing/ message/matter’ He has now been sentenced at Hull Magistrates Court on Monday 4 December to 18 weeks …

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Do you know Alan Ticklepenny from Hull?

Do you know Alan Ticklepenny from Hull?

Humberside Police are trying to find the family of 63-year-old Alan Ticklepenny who sadly died in his home in Hull. Officers were called to Alan's flat on Porter Street on 3 December 2017. He hadn't been seen for a couple of days. The Police have been unable to find any of Alan's next of kin and are asking them to …

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Robbery on Woodhouse Street in Hull

Humberside Police are appealing for witnesses to a robbery on Woodhouse Street in Hull which happened in the early hours of Sunday morning. A 41 year-old man, who was walking home from a night out was approached by a group of men who pushed him and stole his wallet, cigarettes and lighter.  The victim sustained minor injuries in the incident. …

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Hull: Appeal for witnesses -collision on Holwell Road

Hull: Appeal for witnesses -collision on Holwell Road

  Humberside Police are appealing for information following a collision on Holwell Road, Hull shortly before 4.30pm on Thursday 23 November.  During the incident a 14-year-old girl was walking across a zebra crossing when she was clipped by the front tyre of a small white car. The driver of the car failed to stop following the collision.  The girl suffered …

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'Tis the season' - Humberside Police launch Operation Yuletide

'Tis the season' - Humberside Police launch Operation Yuletide

  At this time of year, police forces across the country traditionally see a rise in incidents from acquisitive crime to reports of domestic violence and drink driving. Op Yuletide puts in place proactive initiatives to tackle areas of demand, while raising awareness through social media about what the public can do to help protect themselves. It addresses areas related …

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Hull: Nine men sentenced following lengthy investigation

Hull: Nine men sentenced following lengthy investigation

On Friday 1st December at Hull Crown Court nine men from London and Birmingham were today sentenced to a combined total of over 32 years. Eight of the men pleaded guilty and one man was found guilty of conspiracy to commit fraud in connection with a number of incidents which saw elderly victims being conned out of money in the …

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Events & Activities

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Alzheimer’s Society- Minster Carol Concert

Alzheimer’s Society- Minster Carol Concert

December 13 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm Venue: Beverley Minster, Minster Yard North, Beverley, HU17 0DP Join them for a magical evening of carols, festive treats and special guests all in support of Alzheimer’s Society. Together we will unite against dementia. Doors open: 18:15 Concert duration: 19:00-20:45 Ticket prices: £10 adult, £15 person with dementia and carer, £5 child …

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Hull: Sutton Christmas Fayre - Sunday 10th December

Hull: Sutton Christmas Fayre - Sunday 10th December

Join the Sutton events committee on celebrating Christmas in style by joining them at their annual Christmas Fair. The event will start from 12pm until around 5pm, with lots of entertainment, stalls and festive activities taking place.

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Hull: Lonsdale Community Centre Christmas Fayre on 16th December

Join the Christmas Fayre at Lonsdale Community Centre on Saturday 16th December 2017, starting at 11am and finish around 2pm.  

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Hull: Pelican Park Annual Family Christmas Party

Hull: Pelican Park Annual Family Christmas Party

Join the festive fun at this years Pelican Park Christmas Party, held at Willows Social Club on Holderness Road, Hull. The event will take place on 16th December starting at 1.30pm until 4.30pm  Tickets are priced at £5.00 (Admits 1 Child, 1 Adult) The event will feature DJ, Nutty Norman, Face-Painting,Balloon Modelling and a Special visit from Santa & his …

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Hull City Council's Tenants Forum

The next Hull City Council Tenants forum will be taking place on Monday 15th January 2018, from 1.30pm until 3.30pm.

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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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Employment & Training

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Message to all Voluntary & Community groups in Hull

Message to all Voluntary & 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 Hull? If the answer to these questions is YES, then YOU are invited to the next Hull Voluntary …

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Leadership Programme coming to Hull & East Yorkshire

Leadership Programme coming to Hull & East Yorkshire

In 2018, a range of FREE leadership and management training is coming to the Voluntary, Cultural and Social Enterprise sectors in Hull & East Yorkshire. With programmes for managers, CEOs, trustees and more, these programmes will benefit you, your organisation and your beneficiaries. This launch event will have a special keynote from Dawn Austwick, Chief Executive, Big Lottery Fund.   The …

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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 Senior Administrator, Fitness Manager along with many more opportunities. Click the link to view all: https://jobs.hull.ac.uk/Vacancies.aspx

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Get Involved

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Have your say on the Hull's People Panel Survey

Please could people take the time to complete the Hull People’s Panel survey which includes questions on: The Hull: Yorkshire Maritime City heritage project Police and Policing Patient choice in the NHS By completing the survey people can influence many local decisions, that affect them and their families.   This survey closes on 21st January 2018 Click here to complete …

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Connect Well Hull is offering support over the Christmas period

Connect Well Hull is offering support over the Christmas period

As the weather cools, and Christmas approaches, it is a time that some people may feel more isolated, vulnerable, or lonely. Connect Well Hull offers support all year round to clients who would like to be more involved in community or social activities, get fit or be more active, or want help with low confidence, anxiety or low mood. They …

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Funding News

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Funding: Masonic Charitable Foundation

Funding: Masonic Charitable Foundation

Large Grants Deadline 2nd February 2018 Over £5,000 can be awarded to charities for a specific purpose only. Funding may be granted for up to three years, where there is evidence of an on-going need for funding. Reasons to apply for a Large Grant can include funding salary costs, specific project costs and refurbishment costs. New build or large scale capital …

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Wren’s Community Action Fund

Wren’s Community Action Fund

Grants of between £2,000 and £50,000 are available for projects that can demonstrate how they fall into Object D of the Landfill Communities Fund. Object D shows commitment to the protection of the environment, and the provision, maintenance or improvement of a public park or another public amenity. WREN’s definition of an amenity is something that a community will have …

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Funding

Do you require funding for a community garden project?

Grow Wild Community Project Funding 2018 has now opened with a deadline date of 15th January. Grow Wild is awarding funding of £2,000 or £4,000 to groups and projects that: Stand out from the crowd – think something creative, or even better something that hasn’t been done before! Focus on UK native wildflowers, plants and/or fungi, highlighting the importance of these …

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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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