Neighbourhood Network Newsletter

177 - 6th April 2018

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Neighbourhood Network News & Advice

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Do you live on the Great Thornton Street estate in Hull?

Do you live on the Great Thornton Street estate?

If the answer is yes, why not come along to a community meeting to discuss how the community can come together to help one another and learn about how other communities in the city share information and make a difference. The meeting has been organised by MP Emma Hardy and a number of invited speakers will be present to show …

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Magazine Advertise Debt Alert

Magazine Advertise Debt Alert

Action Fraud are warning people of the latest fraudsters who are targeting victims by calling them purporting to be a bailiff enforcing a court judgement, attempting to recover funds for a non-existent debt. The fraudsters state the debt originates from the victim not paying a magazine advertisement subscription. A variety of magazine names and publishers are being used by the …

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Finding a trustworthy tradesperson

Finding a trustworthy tradesperson

The kitchen needs renovated, you'd like the bathroom ceiling repainted, you’re after a new shower cubicle and the bedrooms could do with re-carpeting. How do you dodge the ‘cowboys’ and source a trustworthy contractor to provide a high-quality service at a price that suits your budget? Check out the following tips for finding trustworthy tradespeople: It’s vital that you carry …

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Calling all residents in the Spring Bank area of the city!

Calling all residents in the Spring Bank area of the city!

The Local Policing Team and ASB team have regular monthly meetings at Spring Bank Community Centre for residents to discuss any concerns they may have. The next meeting is Thursday 12th April 5.30-7.00pm @ Spring Bank Community Centre. If you would like to come along please turn up on the 12th April or if you could spread the word to …

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Advice for online sellers

Advice for online sellers

Action Fraud has received several reports indicating that sellers of items on online marketplace websites are falling victim to fraud by bogus buyers. Typically, the bogus buyers contact the seller wanting to purchase the item for sale and advise they will be sending the requested amount via PayPal or other electronic payment method. The seller then receives a fake, but …

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Police Appeals, Arrests & News

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Report a Crime

Warrant executed in North Hull to tackle drugs and ASB issues

Humberside Police officers carried out raids in the force's crackdown on antisocial behaviour which has blighted the lives of numerous residents living in the North Hull area. Chief Inspector Michelle Garlick said: “The community in north Hull have been telling us through various means, through the press and social media, that things have not been good in their area. “Sometimes, our …

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Did you witness an assault on Ferensway, Hull?

Did you witness an assault on Ferensway, Hull?

Did you witness an assault on Ferensway in Hull shortly after midnight on Sunday 25 March? It was reported that a woman was walking past the Gilson Hotel when she was approached from behind and assaulted by two men. The woman allegedly fell to the floor and was further assaulted, she suffered what are thought to be minor injuries.    …

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Bank card theft on Holderness Road, Hull.

Bank card theft on Holderness Road, Hull.

Do you recognise these two people? Humberside Police are keen to speak to these men after a bank card and cash were stolen on Holderness Road, Hull at around 7.30pm on Thursday 1 March.  If this is you, or you recognise them, please call 101 quoting log 569 of 01/03/18 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111. 

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M62: Road Traffic Collison - Update

On Tuesday 3rd April a serious road traffic collision took place on the M62 motorway between Junctions 36 and 37 near to Goole which happened around 9.30am. A heavy goods vehicle, loaded with a static caravan was travelling westbound had gone through the central reservation and collided with an oncoming black coloured Lexus car which was travelling eastbound. Humberside Police can …

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Have you seen Arturs Bertrams?

Have you seen Arturs Bertrams?

Humberside Police are looking for Arturs Bertrams who is believed to be in the Hull area. He is wanted for failing to comply with the terms of his licence. He is not thought to be dangerous but the Police have asked that if you see him to call them on the non-emergency number 101 quoting reference 16/30814/17.

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Humberside Police respond to the child protection report from HMIC

Humberside Police respond to the child protection report from HMIC

In response to the HMIC report on Child Protection, Detective Superintendent Matt Hutchinson from Humberside Police said, “I’m pleased that HMIC have recognised the commitment we have made to make improvements in how we protect children.  With a new leadership team in place, and the database system now settling in, there is a real appetite for change at all levels …

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Humberside Police: 'Police Now' first 10 graduates complete their first phase

Humberside Police: 'Police Now' first 10 graduates complete their first phase

    Humberside Police news update: On Friday 23 March, we welcomed our first 10 Police Now graduates, who have officially completed phase one of their two year intensive learning programme to Humberside Police HQ to present their ‘First Impact Project’ to our Assistant Chief Constable Scott Young and other members of the Humberside Police team. Police Now is an alternative …

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Hull: Man suffered head injuries in attempted robbery and assault

Hull: Man suffered head injuries in attempted robbery and assault

    Humberside Police want to find a man who intervened and helped a 21-year-old man after he was allegedly assaulted and nearly had his bike stolen in Hull on 28 March 2018. The victim was riding along Holderness Road near Holland Street around 8.30pm when he was approached by a man who allegedly assaulted him and tried to steal …

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Hull: Chief Inspector Michelle Garlick reveals how working together is the key to stopping ASB

Hull: Chief Inspector Michelle Garlick reveals how working together is the key to stopping ASB

Together Against Antisocial Behaviour Lately I have been asked a lot whether I think that Hull has a problem with antisocial behaviour and the short answer is no. I know antisocial behaviour can and does really affect people’s lives and when this happens we have to stop it. We have to catch those responsible and deal with it. This is …

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Hull: Young girl robbed on Ena Street near Boulevard - Can you help?

Hull: Young girl robbed on Ena Street near Boulevard - Can you help?

At 8.15am on 20 March a 13 year-old girl was walking down Ena Street in Hull when a man approached her asking to use her phone to call his dad. The girl refused and the man pushed the girl over taking her mobile phone from her.  He then ran off in the direction of Boulevard.   The man is described …

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Get the latest news alerts in your community from Humberside Police

Get the latest news alerts in your community from Humberside Police

Have you ever seen a police car pass by only to discover the road ahead is closed? Or heard a rumour about a run of crime on your street and wished you had known about it sooner?   Humberside Police has today launched a new community alert system to enable residents, businesses and community groups to participate in an exchange …

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Events & Activities

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Humber All Nations Alliance World Cup of Football event - New Date!

Humber All Nations Alliance World Cup of Football event - New Date!

HANA World Cup of Football is just around the corner. This year it will take place on Saturday 5th of May 2018 at the Hull University Sports and Fitness centre, Cottingham Road, Inglemire Lane, Hull HU6 7RX. There will be more than 30 teams taking part into the competition. This annual event is traditionally attended by hundreds of people from …

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Do you suffer or care for someone with memory problems?

Do you suffer or care for someone with memory problems?

Butterflies Memory Loss Support Group is a group for people with memory problems, their carers and families. Activities include informative speakers, quizzes, music, drama, gardening, history and much more.  There is something for everyone as all members have a say in what activities you would like.  Our workshops aim to provide a fun activity that carers and the cared for …

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Do you suffer with a lung condition?

Do you suffer with a lung condition?

 A British Lung Foundation Support Group, the Breatheasy support group meets on the 1st Friday of the month. Come and join this informal friendly get together, meet new friends, share experiences and learn from healthcare professionals. The meetings are held at the Anlaby Park Methodist Church, Anlaby Common, HU4 7RR The next meeting will be on Friday 6th April, starting …

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Backcare Hull & East Riding branch announce their event speakers for 2018

Backcare Hull & East Riding branch announce their event speakers for 2018

For nearly 50 years BackCare has been dedicated to educating the public throughout the UK and wider afield in ways of preventing and alleviating back pain.  The charity aims to significantly reduce the burden of back and neck pain by providing information and advice to all people and organisations affected by such pain.  Backcare Hull & East Riding branch are organising …

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Employment & Training

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Volunteer News 2

Victim Support are looking for volunteers?

Victim Support wants to reach more communities so that victims know who they are, and how they can support them. They also want to raise funds to support their work locally, and allow them to provide more innovative services. Volunteering is a hugely rewarding experience for volunteers and the communities they work in. At Victim Support Humberside and South Yorkshire, they …

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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. The following courses are available to book on: 18th April - Developing a fundraising strategy (Full day) 16th May (am) - Demonstrating social impact (Half Day) 16th May (pm) - Setting up a Not for profit organisation (Half day) 12th June (am) - …

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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 Research & Enterprise Administrator, Institute Administrator and Events Officer along with many more. For more details and information on how to click here: https://jobs.hull.ac.uk/vacancies.aspx?cat=-1

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Get Involved

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The Spring People's Panel Survey is now open. Have your say!

The Spring People's Panel Survey is now open. Have your say!

The spring panel launches this week and Hull residents are invited to take part and help improve local health and city services. By taking part and sharing your thoughts you help Hull City Council and NHS Hull CCG tackle the city’s big questions. This survey asks for your views on: The Hull: Yorkshire Maritime City heritage project Old Town Heritage …

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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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Funding News

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Stop Loan Sharks Community Funding 2018

Stop Loan Sharks Community Funding 2018

The England Illegal Money Lending Team has funding available for groups that want to raise awareness of the issues of illegal money lending. The money available has come from the proceeds of crime taken from convicted illegal money lenders.   Illegal Money Lenders, more commonly known as Loan Sharks, lend money without having the correct permissions from the Financial Conduct …

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The Hull Crime Reduction Fund - Next deadline 31st May

The Hull Crime Reduction Fund - Next deadline 31st May

Administered by the Hull Community Safety Partnership (CSP), with funding from the Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner , this fund is currently open for bids from community and voluntary sector groups. Groups can apply for grants of up to £10,000 The funding panel are looking for bids that focus on CSP priorities and/or the Police and Crime plan …

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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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