Neighbourhood Network Newsletter

164 - 5th January 2018

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Neighbourhood Network News

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Hessle Academy - Cycle Lock Initiative

Have you received or bought a new bike as a Christmas present?

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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HMRC phone scam warning following reports of bogus calls in Hull and the East Riding

Police are warning people of a phone scam where a fraudster pretends to be from HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) before attempting to trick vulnerable victims into paying bogus debts and taxes. The fraudsters claim that there is a warrant for the arrest of the victim and that they will be arrested if they do not pay. The warning comes …

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Happy New Year from Humberside Police

    2018 has got off to a busy start, with the vast majority of you enjoying a safe and happy New Year’s Eve. However, there were a small minority of people – most of which had been drinking – who got involved in violent or disorderly incidents where the police had to step in. The festivities started steadily, with …

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Neighbourhood Watch Logo

National Fraud Survey from the Neighbourhood Watch Network - Can you please help?

The National Neighbourhood Watch Network is looking to learn more about people's experience of fraud and the support available to victims. Can you spare two minutes to take their national survey today? All results are completely anonymous and will help us understand how Neighbourhood Watch can improve the support offered to victims of fraud. Please note the survey will close …

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Wanted - Andrew Peasley

Wanted - Andrew Peasley

Police are re-appealing for help to trace Andrew PEASLEY, also known as Andrew WALL born 22/07/1969 (48) on suspicion of numerous substantial fraud offences against his family & friends over a number of years. He's known to travel extensively but frequents the West Midlands and the Halkirk, Caithness areas of Scotland. If you have any information about his whereabouts please …

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Do you know June Dalton from Hull?

Humberside Police are appealing to find the next of kin of 79-year-old June Dalton who was found dead at her home on Southcoates Lane, Hull on Monday 1 January.  The death is not being treated as suspicious, however enquiries to trace a next of kin have so far proved unsuccessful.  If you are her next of kin, or have information about …

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Beverley: Appeal for next of kin - Do you know Michael Nicholson?

Can you help police in tracing the next of kin of 70-year-old Michael Nicholson from Beverley. Mr Nicholson lived on Eden Road in the town. He was sadly found dead on Minster Yard North near to Beverley Minster yesterday 4 December 2018. His death isn't being treated as suspicious. Michael, or Mike, was an ex-schoolteacher and a well known race …

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Hull: Next of kin appeal - Do you know Derek Craven?

Police are trying to find the next of kin of 53-year-old Derek Charles Craven who was sadly found dead in Hull on Boxing Day. Mr Craven lived at an address on Cave Street. His death isn't being treated as suspicious. Attempts to find his next of kin have so far been unsuccessful. If you can help please call 101 quoting …

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Online Safety

Forcewide: Please read police advice on Identity theft

Police forces nationwide are renewing their advice and warnings about identity crime and software fraud, and are urging people to be extra vigilant when it comes to giving out personal details and keeping their own identity safe. The theft of someone’s identity can be used to carry out criminal activity. This involves unauthorised use of names and personal details to …

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Events & Activities

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Want to save money on your energy bills?

Want to save money on your energy bills?

The Citizens Advice Energy Team can help put more money in your pocket. Find out if you’re eligible for utilities discounts Save money by switching tariff or supplier Got a problem with your energy provider that needs sorting? We can help you make your home more energy efficient For advice and a free goodie bag visit our stalls at: 22nd …

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Mental Health Tea Time Talks and Tasters at the Lonsdale Centre, Hull

Mental Health Tea Time Talks and Tasters at the Lonsdale Centre, Hull

In the the new year the Lonsdale Community Centre have planned some free events on the theme of mental health. They are all free and no need to book if you are interested - just turn up! For more information – click www.lonsdalecc.org.uk or email office@ lonsdalecc.org.uk

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Employment & Training

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Sport Development vacancy at Active Humber in Hull

Sport Development vacancy at Active Humber in Hull

To support the delivery of the work of Active Humber across the Humber sub-region working with partners to develop opportunities for engagement and maintain an effective relationship with providers. This role will be part of the operations of Active Humber and will work with colleagues across the team and wider partners to increase the numbers taking part in physical activity …

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Newground Senior Project Officer vacancy - Ings estate, Hull

Newground Senior Project Officer vacancy - Ings estate, Hull

Newground are looking for someone passionate about making a difference in Young Peoples life and committed to excellent Youth Work. Senior Project Officer (Working with young people) Location: Ings Estate, Hull Salary: £23,723 p/annum Full Time | 12 Month FTC Closing date: 08/01/2018 For any more information or queries please contact Emily on Emily.Pearson@newground.co.uk or 07947567711.  Click here to apply.  

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Project Manager, Hidden Histories of the Humber Bridge vacancy

Project Manager, Hidden Histories of the Humber Bridge vacancy

The Humber Bridge has been an iconic landmark since 1981 and it is now a Grade 1 listed structure. The Bridge is also approaching its 40th anniversary in 2021 and we are starting an ambitious programme of heritage development activity. The idea is to tell the story of the Bridge with and for the community. The Humber Bridge Board, which …

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Hull: Free HENRY Parenting courses

Hull: Free HENRY Parenting courses

HENRY parenting courses are happening across the city in 2018 for those with under 5s. Courses are 8 weeks long, free of charge, with limited crèche provision for those needing childcare. Courses are being held at: The Acorns Children’s Centre on Tuesdays from 9thJanuary between 12:45 and 2:45pm; Ring 01482 708953 for more information and to book a place Lemon …

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Get Involved

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Home from Hospital Volunteering Service - Get involved!

Home from Hospital Volunteering Service - Get involved!

Would you like to make a real difference by supporting someone recently discharged from hospital in your community? Hull Churches Home From Hospital Service are offering training and support to volunteers who have the skills and time to help with emotional and practical support. Home visits, helping with shopping, providing a listening ear, changing those white stockings - these simple …

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NBF Network event, AGM, and Healthwatch Hull re-launch

NBF Network event, AGM, and Healthwatch Hull re-launch

You are invited to attend the AGM, which will be presented as part of a network event that will also see the re-launch of Healthwatch Hull. When? - On Thursday 25th January 2018 from 10.30am till 3pm with a free buffet lunch and refreshments Where? -At the Freedom Centre, 97 Preston Rd, Hull, HU9 3QB There will be more detail …

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Funding News

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Tampon Tax Fund - Deadline 28th January

Tampon Tax Fund - Deadline 28th January

The 2018/19 Tampon Tax Fund is now open for applications. Applications for £1m or more are invited from individual organisations, consortia with a lead partner and organisations whose projects include making onward grants to smaller charities. This year the Fund has 3 main themes: Mental Health and Well Being, Violence Against Women and Girls and the General Programme which includes …

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Greggs Foundation Local Community Projects Fund

Greggs Foundation Local Community Projects Fund

Greggs know that one of the quickest ways to have a positive impact on local communities, is to fund organisations that are already doing great work, and helping them to achieve more. Their Local Community Projects Fund awards grants of up to £2,000 to enable not for profit organisations to do something they otherwise couldn’t afford to. They have seven …

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BBC Children in Need Grants Programme Deadlines

BBC Children in Need Grants Programme Deadlines

The next deadline for Small Grant applications is 1st March 2018 The next deadline for Main Grant applications is 16th January 2018 BBC Children in Need is currently accepting applications from charities and not-for-profit organisations working with disadvantaged children and young people in the UK who are 18 years old and younger. BBC Children in Need is the BBC’s UK …

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Asda Foundation

Asda Foundation

The Asda Foundation have a number of grants that may be of interest to some of our members: For the public -Green Token Giving For charities - Significant local community projects and Top-up funding grants For Asda Colleagues - Colleague hardship fund For the public -Local Impact Grants If your application fits the Asda Foundation guidelines, applying could not be …

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Persimmon Community Champions

Persimmon Community Champions

Persimmon Community Champions helps local community groups, good causes and charities. All Persimmon’s businesses have £2,000 to donate every month – 28 regional businesses, plus Persimmon’s Space4 and PLC head office. Apply any time. Go to the website for more information: https://www.persimmonhomes.com/charity

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