Neighbourhood Network Newsletter

168 - 2nd February 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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Police Appeals, Arrests & News

Humberside Police

Humberside Police - Attacks on our teams are not acceptable

Three of Humberside Police officers were assaulted in the line of on the night of 31st January – once again putting themselves in the line of fire to help protect you. One was bitten by a man suspected of stealing coffee from a convenience store in Cleethorpes. Another officer was kneed in the groin by a man suspected of assault …

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Hull: Phones stolen in clubs - Warning to night-clubbers

Humberside Police are warning people to be aware of thieves stealing mobile phones in Hull night clubs and have had nine reports of thefts of phones, often iPhones, being taken from handbags and pockets in January alone. Police also had 13 cases reported to us in the three months before Christmas. The clubs affected are Atik, Mission and Propaganda. There …

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Hull: Beverley Road – did you see what happened? Serious RTC

Hull: Beverley Road – did you see what happened? Serious RTC

A female cyclist is in hospital with life threatening injuries following a road traffic collision in Hull1 on February 2018. The 56-year-old woman was on her bike at traffic lights at the junction with Beverley Road and Spring Bank around 9.30am when a red coloured HGV collided with her. The truck failed to stop at the time but was later …

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Increase in mobile phone thefts in Hull

Increase in mobile phone thefts in Hull

Humberside Police are warning people to be aware of thieves stealing mobile phones in Hull night clubs. They have had nine reports of thefts of phones, often iPhones, being taken from handbags and pockets in January alone.  They also had 13 cases reported to us in the three months before Christmas. The clubs affected are Atik, Mission and Propaganda.  There …

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Concern over vigilante groups in the Humberside area

Over the past week there have been a number of incidents across the force area where individuals have been accused of online sexual offences. Head of Crime, Det Chf Supt Judi Heaton said: "Whilst we share the concerns of groups who want to expose potential child sex offenders, in many of the recent cases we have seen locally, they have got …

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Humberside Police are recruiting

Humberside Police are recruiting

Police officer recruitment begins again on Wednesday 7 February, when you can apply for a rewarding career where you can make a real difference.  Applications to become a police officer will be open for one week, closing on Sunday 11 February.   Who they need Humberside Police is changing and they have ambitious plans and a bright future. They need …

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Hull: Anlaby Road Assault - Call 101 if you witnessed the incident

Investigations are underway after a man suffered serious injuries in an assault on Anlaby Road, Hull at around 5am on Christmas Eve. The victim, a 34-year-old man, had just left Funktion when he was approached and allegedly assaulted. He suffered serious facial injuries in the incident. Police have been following up a number of lines of enquiry and now need …

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Events & Activities

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FREE Hull Seed Swap Event at the Boulevard Village Hall

FREE Hull Seed Swap Event at the Boulevard Village Hall

The Transition & Permaculture Hull Seed Swap event will be taking place on 12th February @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm, held at the Boulevard Village Hall. All welcome – FREE event Bring your surplus seeds to swap, they will provide the envelopes for you to take away the seeds you want.  Bring seeds you’ve collected yourself, or surplus packet seeds. …

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The Great British Jumble Sale at St Ninian's Church

The Great British Jumble Sale at St Ninian's Church

Join St Ninian's church in celebrating The Great British Jumble Sale, taking place on Saturday 3rd February, from 11am until 2pm. For more information, call 07894 568458.

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Hull City Council Logo

Hull Tenants’ Forum

February 12 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm Guild Hall Working in Partnership: Help to shape the future of Hull’s Housing Service Guest Speaker: City Neighbourhoods and Housing Manager If you think that services could be improved or you have suggestions on how to combat problems in your area, why not come along to the meeting. For more information please …

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Mental Health Tea Time Talk: Kundalini

Mental Health Tea Time Talk: Kundalini

February 7 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm Kundalini Yoga is known as the Yoga of Awareness and brings together postures, breathing, chanting and meditation. Its focus is on self-awareness and delivering an experience of highest consciousness. The fundamental objective is to awaken the power of the individual to fulfil their personal destiny. For more information Tel: 01482 564691 Email: …

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Hull and District Diabetes Support Group

Hull and District Diabetes Support Group

February 6 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm Always 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 844933. http://hulldiabetes.support/

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Hull: Community Led Local Development Grants - Information Events

Hull: Community Led Local Development Grants - Information Events

One of 12 free information events about the new Community Led Local Development (CLLD) Grants that will be coming to Hull in the summer. If you are part of a business, voluntary and community sector group that would like to deliver a project within 4 hub areas of Hull.  Find out more by attending one of their information events. See …

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Employment & Training

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Would you like to make a difference to the lives of people aged over fifty in Hull?

Would you like to make a difference to the lives of people aged over fifty in Hull?

Age UK Hull have a number of new roles to fill, so if you’re interested head to their website where you will find more information and details of how to apply. Closing date for all positions is 5pm, Friday 8th February. Job-share applications would be considered. •Services Manager Hours: 29 hours per week Salary: £28,000 FTE (pro rata) •Finance Manager …

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North Bank Forum Training

North Bank Forum Training

North Bank Forum are running a series of training events specifically for groups and organisations in Hull. They are great courses and highly recommended by the Neighbourhood Network. Click on the links below for information and to book on the courses. 22nd January (am)              Small Grants (Half day)   22nd January (pm)              Good governance – Trustee Roles and responsibilities (Half …

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Registration for HEY100 is now live!

Registration for HEY100 is now live!

In 2018, a range of free leadership and mangement training is coming to the voluntary, cultural and social enterprise sectors in Hull and East Yorkshire. With five free programmes for managers, CEOs, trustees and more, these programmes will benefit you, your organisation and your beneficiaries. *A four month programme developing the key skills that new managers need to succeed. *A …

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The Warren: Learning Activist (With a focus on LGBTQ+ work)

The Warren: Learning Activist (With a focus on LGBTQ+ work)

Deadline 9th February For the past 35 years LGBTQ+ Young People have been at the creative and passionate campaigning heart of Hull’s Warren Youth Project. The Warren’s Award winning LGBTQ+ support group – Shout – has always been there for LGBTQ+ young people in Hull. A They now want to strive further to develop o LGBTQ+ support to ensure it …

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Get Involved

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The Parks and McMillan Children’s Centres are looking for volunteers

The Parks and McMillan Children’s Centres are looking for volunteers

Can you help? They are looking for Play Session Volunteers for: Babbling Babies is a play session for babies 0—12 months of age and parents. It runs every Monday during term time from 12.30—1.30pm at McMillan Children’s Centre. Discover and Play—Play Session Volunteer “play sessions.” – Volunteer Discover and Play is a play session for children 0—5 years of age …

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Share your views on improved access to GP services in Hull

Share your views on improved access to GP services in Hull

Deadline 11th February  Residents in Hull are being given the chance to have their say on plans to improve access to GP services. These proposals would make more appointments available outside of normal GP practice opening hours. NHS Hull Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) is to use funding from NHS England to offer additional appointments in the evenings and over weekends. …

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Funding News

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The Core Strength – Local Communities. Deadline 1st March

The Core Strength – Local Communities. Deadline 1st March

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 climate, …

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City Health Care Partnership Foundation – Small Grants. Deadline 1st March

City Health Care Partnership Foundation – Small Grants. Deadline 1st March

The aim of the CHCP Foundation small grants programme is to provide an opportunity for local voluntary and community organisations and/or other not-for-profit organisations to contribute towards the health and wellbeing of people throughout the United Kingdom. The programme provides grants or donations of up to £1,000 maximum to carry out activities, projects or one-off events requiring an element of …

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CLLD – a New Grant Programme for Hull

CLLD – a New Grant Programme for Hull

Community-Led Local Development (CLLD) – a new European Union-funded grant programme that is coming to Hull in 2018. CLLD will provide small and large grants on a match-funding basis. The grants are designed to help people in Hull access and create local economic opportunities and will fund 5 priority activities: Targeted training in key work-related skills Making it easier to …

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Building a Stronger Britain Together

Building a Stronger Britain Together

Grants are available for project costs of up to £50,000. Deadline 16th February 2018. The programme supports civil society and community organisations who work to create more resilient communities, stand up to extremism in all its forms and offer vulnerable individuals a positive alternative, regardless of race, faith, sexuality, age and gender. The BSBT programme is a strand of the …

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Friends of the Elderly Funding

Friends of the Elderly Funding

Friends of the Elderly aims to alleviate the worry and stress that living on a low income can cause. This small grant service provides one-off grants and regular allowances to those who have reached state retirement age and are struggling to cope on a low income. The grant allowance has been increased to £300 per applicant and aims to make …

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