Neighbourhood Network Newsletter

179 - 20th April 2018

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Neighbourhood Network News & Advice

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PROTECT YOURSELF FROM THE SUN AND FROM THE BIKE THIEVES!

PROTECT YOURSELF FROM THE SUN AND FROM THE BIKE THIEVES!

Now that the sun is out, more of you are travelling by bike to your destinations. Don’t become a victim of cycle crime by having an insufficient lock to secure your bike. Here at the Neighbourhood, Network we are offering Hull residents the chance to purchase a Gold Sold Secure Bike lock at just £11.50 each. To take advantage of …

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Why not give a 'Like' to our Facebook Page?

The Neighbourhood Network's main Facebook Page is regularly updated and is a 'go to' page for community safety news, along with messages from our many member groups. The team are more than happy to share your posts from your own pages if you think the NN members would benefit from the info! Click the link, to give us a follow: https://www.facebook.com/NNetworkHull/

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Police Appeals, Arrests & News

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Bilton, Hull: Thousands of pounds worth of tools stolen from van

Thousands of pounds worth of tools have been stolen from a vehicle in Bilton, East Yorkshire. A Mercedes Sprinter van which was parked on Main Street was broken into sometime overnight between 18 April and 19 April 2018. It’s thought the tools were worth approximately £4000. We are appealing for witnesses and information in connection with this incident. Please call …

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Humberside Police: Operation Badger

Humberside Police: Operation Badger

Working together to drive down wildlife crime As its name suggests this relates to crimes against badgers.  Crimes against badgers can take many forms and the issues of badger digging and killing is more common than people might think. Humberside Police treat all wildlife crime very seriously and to deal with these issues we are undertaking ongoing activity in relation …

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Humberside Police Officer Recruitment window opens from 9th May - 13th May

Message from Humberside Police: This will be your opportunity to be one of our new police officers Police officer recruitment begins again on Wednesday 9 May, 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 5 days, closing on Sunday 13 May.   Who …

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Humberside Police: 5,000 people sign up to My Community Alert

Humberside Police: 5,000 people sign up to My Community Alert

Since going live, 5,000 people across the region have signed up to My Community Alert, Humberside Police’s new messaging tool. Officially launched on 15 March with Community Together action days on the North and South Bank of the Humber, from tackling nuisance motorbikes in the West of Hull to a full day of awareness raising in Humberston and New Waltham, …

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Brough: Appeal for witnesses - 11 year-old boy injured in collision

Humberside Police are appealing for witnesses to a road traffic collision that happened on Welton Road in Brough at 5pm yesterday, 15 April. An 11 year-old boy was struck by a car as he crossed the road.  The boy suffered a head injury in the collision and remains in a serious condition in hospital. Police are appealing for anyone who …

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Hull: Racially aggravated assault

Humberside Police are appealing for information after the alleged assault of a 20-year-old man on Laxthorpe in Hull on Sunday 15 April shortly before 7.30pm. A group of around 20 men followed the victim to a house on Laxthorpe making threats and shouting at him. The victim reported that he was struck by a nailed plank of wood and kicked repeatedly …

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Scam Alert: Warning to residents and those caring for the elderly

Help spread the word and prevent victims of scams Humberside Police have recently had yet another case of telephone calls being made by people impersonating HMRC Tax officers.  They told an elderly couple that they owe tax and have to pay in the form of ‘ITUNES’ or ‘STEAM’ Vouchers.  They threatened the couple, saying that if they don’t pay they …

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Hull: Can you help locate the next of kin of Raymond Tune?

Raymond Melvin Tune, known as Ray, sadly died at his home on Goodwin Parade in Hull on Wednesday 11 April.  Police have not been able to locate his next of kin and the Coroner has asked for help to find anyone who might be able to find his relatives. If you are able to help find Raymond's family please call …

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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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Next Hull and District Diabetes Support Group Meeting - May 1st

Next Hull and District Diabetes Support Group Meeting - May 1st

May 1 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm 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. Supported by Hull & East Yorkshire NHS and the City Health Care …

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Free Event: Helping people through crisis

Free Event: Helping people through crisis

April 26 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm This event by Hull and east Riding CAB will benefit front line staff from all organisations who work with people facing financial exclusion. You will be discussing ways to help beneficiaries avoid financial crisis and hear from expert speakers on: Universal Credit – where we are now and what you need to …

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Employment & Training

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Business Support Officer vacancy, Healthwatch Hull

Business Support Officer vacancy, Healthwatch Hull

Deadline for applications 4th May Healthwatch was established in April 2013 to become the consumer champion for health and social care services. Each Local Authority area in England has its own Healthwatch and Healthwatch Kingston upon Hull is the consumer voice for health and social care issues for the population of Kingston upon Hull. Forum has been contracted by Hull …

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Humberside Police Officer Recruitment window opens from 9th May - 13th May

Humberside Police Officer Recruitment window opens from 9th May - 13th May

Message from Humberside Police: This will be your opportunity to be one of our new police officers Police officer recruitment begins again on Wednesday 9 May, 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 5 days, closing on Sunday 13 May.   Who …

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Part Time Play Worker with Child Dynamix

Part Time Play Worker with Child Dynamix

Deadline 4th May Salary SCP 12 – £8.61 per hour 16 Hours per week over 3 to 4 days Based in East Hull Contract ends August 2019 Requirements for the above post: Minimum Level 2 in Play Work, Early Years, Youth Work or a relevant subject Experience of working with large groups of children and families Flexible approach to working …

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Co-ordinator – Growing Project (Health Farm) Vacancy

Co-ordinator – Growing Project (Health Farm) Vacancy

East Hull Community Farm (and surrounding eligible area) To oversee the coordination of gardening activity at the East Hull Community Farm, contributing to the successful implementation and delivery of the “Health Farm” project, with specific emphasis on supporting and encouraging residents to become involved as an opportunity to improve their general health and wellbeing. As an experienced gardener and grower …

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Get Involved

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Hull - Volunteer Opportunities Available!

Hull - Volunteer Opportunities Available!

Do you want to make a real difference to the lives of people living in Hull? Do you have a passion for Health and Social Care? Can you spare a few hours each month? Forum are recruiting for Health and Social Care volunteers to support Connect Well Hull and Healthwatch Hull with their work. Opportunities include: Supporting clients to attend …

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Funding News

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Big Lottery funding reopens - Apply now for their Reaching Communities fund

Big Lottery funding reopens - Apply now for their Reaching Communities fund

The Big Lottery Fund is seeking ideas for projects that will improve communities across England and will make grants of more than £10,000 available to support organisations that want to take action on the issues that matter to people and communities. The funding can support project activities, operating costs, organisational development and capital costs and can support work for up …

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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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Masonic Charitable Foundation Small Grants. Next deadline 25th May

Masonic Charitable Foundation Small Grants. Next deadline 25th May

Between £500 and £5,000 can be awarded to charities for core expenditure such as general running or overhead costs of the charity. Small Grant Application Forms are considered at meetings held in January, April, July and October. For more details click here: https://mcf.org.uk/charities/

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City Health Care Partnership Foundation – Small Grants. Next deadline 1st July

City Health Care Partnership Foundation – Small Grants. Next deadline 1st July

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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Launch of the second round of the Social Prescribing targeted grant fund

Launch of the second round of the Social Prescribing targeted grant fund

The priority for this round is support to carers. The deadline for applications is 5pm on Tuesday 29 May 2018 Carers are people who support other people, often a family member, and often in their own home, who need support and assistance due to illness, disability, advancing age or life-limiting conditions. Carers themselves need support, ranging from information and advice …

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