Neighbourhood Network Newsletter

172 - 2nd March 2018

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Neighbourhood Network News & Advice

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Met Office Issues yellow weather warning for Hull until Saturday - Advice on travelling safely

Met Office Issues yellow weather warning for Hull until Saturday - Advice on travelling safely

The current weather conditions in our area are increasing the possibility of travel delays on roads, stranding some vehicles and passengers, and delays or cancellations to rail and air travel. Some rural communities could become or remain cut off. Power cuts may occur and other services, such as mobile phones, may be affected. Icy patches are likely to form on …

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Age UK offer great advice for the elderly on staying safe

Age UK offer great advice for the elderly on staying safe

Age UK are a great resource for advice relating to keeping our elderly fit and healthy. As we get older, our bodies respond differently to the cold which can leave us more susceptible to serious health problems. But with a little preparation, and by following some simple suggestions, you can stay healthy, safe and comfortable this winter. Click below for …

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latest National Neighbourhood Watch e-newsletter - have a read!

latest National Neighbourhood Watch e-newsletter - have a read!

This edition contains some great advice including: a new campaign from Dogs Trust to help stop dog theft keeping your email secure plus lots of news from member groups across the national network. Click here to read the newsletter on the National Neighbourhood Watch Network's website   If you would like to send over some images and text from your own …

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Do you live in the Boulevard area of Hull?

The Boulevard Neighbourhood Watch group are looking for new members to join their friendly and active group.  They meet on a regular basis and along with holding regular meetings and litter picking events, they are also planning a summer event to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the reinstated water fountain. The next events planned are as follows: Saturday 3rd March …

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Police Appeals, Arrests & News

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Hull murder: Man charged with the murder of 21-year-old Laura Huteson

Hull murder: Man charged with the murder of 21-year-old Laura Huteson

The woman who sadly died following an incident in Milldane, Hull, this week has been named as 21-year-old Laura Huteson of Hull. A 23 year old Hull man arrested in connection with the death of Laura has now been charged. Laura Huteson, 21, sustained serious injuries at the address on Tuesday 27th February and sadly died a short time later. Jason Gaskell, of …

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Misconduct hearing concludes No case to answer for both officers

In January 2015 the Independent Office for Police Conduct  (IOPC) completed an independent investigation into the surveillance of Janet Alder in 2000, which found evidence of a case to answer for gross misconduct for a Detective Sergeant and an acting Detective Sergeant. The report was referred by the IOPC to the CPS who concluded there was not enough evidence to …

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Forcewide ticket fraud warning : Be careful when purchasing online

Forcewide ticket fraud warning : Be careful when purchasing online

  Are you planning on going to a concert, festival, theatre or sporting event in the coming months? We want you to be careful when buying your tickets online and avoid becoming a victim of ticket fraud. Thousands of people across the UK report falling for ticket scams every year. Thousands more who do never say anything about it. We …

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Criminal damage and assault on Hall Road, Hull

Criminal damage and assault on Hall Road, Hull

A driver has had his car badly damaged and has allegedly been assaulted in Hull on 27 February 2018. The man was driving along Hall Road around 5.45pm when a group of children started throwing snowballs at his vehicle. He got out of the car and told them to stop when two males on a yellow Peugeot moped drew up. …

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Assault and attempted robbery on Park Street, Hull

A man has allegedly been assaulted by a group of youths during an incident in Hull. The victim was walking with a friend on Park Street just after 9pm on 18 February 2018 when they were approached by a group of around twelve males who asked them for a cigarette. When they refused, the victim was allegedly assaulted. His friend managed …

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Hull: Attempted rape - E-Fit issued

Hull: Attempted rape - E-Fit issued

Humberside Police investigations into an assault and attempted rape of a 36-year-old woman in Hull are continuing and police are renewing their appeal to find a suspect in connection with it. Police have released an E-Fit of a man we want to speak to about the alleged incidents which occurred at a cemetery on Spring Bank West around 6.45pm on …

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Hull: Woman allegedly indecently assaulted at bus stop

An 18-year-old woman has allegedly been indecently assaulted in Hull on 14 February 2018. The woman was waiting at a bus stop on Bude Road near to John Newton Way around 7pm when two men approached her and started pulling at her clothes. It’s reported they made lewd comments then indecently assaulted her. Both the males have been described as …

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Hull: Appeal to locate witnesses and two good-Samaritans

Humberside Police are appealing for witnesses to an alleged assault outside the New Empress Pub on Hessle Road in Hull on Saturday 24 February at around 7.45pm. A woman suffered minor injuries in the incident where a man had allegedly assaulted her. Two passers-by assisted the woman and took her home in their car.  Police would like to trace these …

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Events & Activities

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Do you live in the Longhill area of Hull? The Ward forum bus is coming to you!

Do you live in the Longhill area of Hull? The Ward forum bus is coming to you!

The Ward Forum bus is coming to the Longhill Community on Wednesday 7th March The bus will visit the following locations: 12.30pm Viking Site 2.15pm Shannon Road shops 3pm Staveley/Barham shops 4.15pm Grenwich Avenue shops   On board along with your local councillors will be the Police, Fire Service and Housing officers, this is your chance to raise any concerns …

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Hull and District Diabetes Support Group Meetings - All Welcome!

Hull and District Diabetes Support Group Meetings -

All Welcome!

Do you have Diabetes, are you newly diagnosed with Diabetes, diagnosed as pre-Diabetes, at High Risk of developing Diabetes? Are you over 19 years of age? Hull and District Diabetes Support Group would like to invite you to come along to our support group meet our members and be in contact with our guest presenters from the NHS and other …

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Activities taking place at the Lonsdale Community Centre, Hull

Activities taking place at the Lonsdale Community Centre, Hull

Lonsdale Community Centre are hosting a number of activities over the coming months, these include: March Events and Activities Victorian Patchwork – Crazy Quilting on Thursday 8th March 2018 - 12pm to 2pm Decoupage & Upcycling on Thursday 22nd March 2018 - 12pm to 2pm Mindfulness on Thursday 29th March from 10am to 4pm (includes a buffet lunch)  All are …

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Employment & Training

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Latest vacancies at the University of Hull

Latest vacancies at the University of Hull

Current vacancies at the University of Hull include Evaluation & Monitoring Officer, Management Accountant and Faculty Business Manager along with many more. For more details and information on how to apply click here:  https://jobs.hull.ac.uk/vacancies.aspx?cat=-1

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Get Involved

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Hull's Tenants Forum meeting

Hull's Tenants Forum meeting

Have your say and help to shape the future of Hull's Housing Services at the next Tenants Forum.  The next meeting will be taking place on Monday 26th March 2018, held at the Guildhall at 6.30pm. For more information, contact the Tenant Participation Team on Tel: 300300.

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Fairtrade Fortnight - show your support!

Fairtrade Fortnight - show your support!

Fairtrade Fortnight which runs from Monday 26 February to Sunday 11 March, is a chance for you or your organisation to show that Hull supports Fairtrade. You can do this by doing something as simple as making sure your tea and coffee is Fairtrade (have a Mega Brew) even if it is just for the fortnight, or by giving your …

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Playing out sessions

Playing out sessions

What is Playing Out?   Playing out sessions use temporary road closures to allow children to play freely and safely in their own street.  In conjunction with the Highways department, a 'Temporary Play Street Order' is granted to allow streets to 'close' for a short period.  The street is manned by volunteer marshals who live down the street, safely allowing …

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Hull’s Local Action Group Board is seeking volunteer resident representatives

Hull’s Local Action Group Board is seeking volunteer resident representatives

What is the Local Action Group Board? Hull has been awarded Community Led Local Development funding, which is a European Union grant funding programme for projects that will help people into or towards employment, or support local businesses. This fund of over £7million is overseen by a Local Action Group (LAG) Board with representatives from the public, private and not …

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Funding News

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Crime Reduction Fund launches in Hull

Crime Reduction Fund launches in Hull

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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Are you part of a community group in Hull looking for funding? Check this out!

Are you part of a community group in Hull looking for funding? Check this out!

The Rank Foundation has a vital role in developing communities and inspiring leadership. Together with the Esmee Fairbairn Foundation, they are inviting community organisations (with at least two signatories on the bank account) to make an application for funding to increase community capital. These include: hosting an event or activity purchasing new equipment or materials setting up a pilot project or …

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