Neighbourhood Network Newsletter

188 - 22nd June 2018

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Neighbourhood Network News & Advice

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New crime prevention equipment listed on the Neighbourhood Network website

New crime prevention equipment listed on the Neighbourhood Network website

We are now pleased to showcase two new crime prevention products which we are now selling on our website. Energy Saving PIR Halogen Floodlight is an ideal product to warn intruders that they have been noticed and to alert the owner to any visitors.  At just £14.00 this is a great deterrent at a great low price! Signal blocking bag's …

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Get your discounted bike lock now!

Get your discounted bike lock now!

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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Police Appeals, Arrests & News

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Hull: Cyclist targets dog walker in Sutton House Road

Hull: Cyclist targets dog walker in Sutton House Road

Appeal following handbag snatch. Police are appealing for information after a woman had her handbag stolen by  a man on a cycle on a field at the rear of Sutton House Road, Hull around 1pm on 21st June 2018. The woman was walking her dog when the cyclist approached her from behind and grabbed the black and cream Dune handbag …

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Hull: Another way that Police are continuing to tackle ASB

Officers have been tackling groups of disruptive and intimidating youths in the Kingswood area of Hull by the use of dispersal orders. Police have received complaints that youths had been hanging around Asda on Kingswood Retail Park and were causing problems for members of the public. They’d also been abusive to members of staff at the supermarket when they were …

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Hull: Appeal after teenager assaulted and has phone stolen

Hull: Appeal after teenager assaulted and has phone stolen

A teenager reported having her phone stolen after she was assaulted on the Princess Elizabeth playing fields off Beverley Road, Hull. Officers are investigating the report which was made to police after the incident at around 8pm yesterday 20 June 2018.  The girl was struck to the face and fell to the floor as she passed a group of youths …

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Follow Up Calls Computer Software Service Fraud

Follow Up Calls Computer Software Service Fraud

There is concern that victims of previous Computer Software Service Fraud (CSSF) are being re-targeted for “owed money”. The National Fraud Intelligence Bureau (NFIB) reports that CSSF scammers are returning to contact previous victims, requesting that they pay money owed for a fake malware protection service they had provided. Alternatively, the fraudster will ask for a new subscription fee in …

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Hull murder update: Second man now charged

Hull murder update: Second man now charged

  A second man has now been charged with the murder of 52-year-old Rolandas POSKUS in Hull.  Stanisolvas BOZYS, 28, of Gordon Street in Hull is due to appear at Hull Magistrates Court today (Friday 22nd June).  Mantas PUNDZIUS, 23, of Thornwick Close in Hull was charged with murder earlier. He has already appeared in court and has been remanded in custody. He is due to …

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Hull: Appeal for potential witnesses

Following enquiries into the murder of Rolandas Poskus, police are appealing for two people to contact them. A man and a woman walked down Arthur Street in Hull, in the direction of Walliker Street, in the early hours of Friday 15 June. Officers are keen to speak to these people as they may have some information that could assist their …

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Hull: Hoax calls can put lives in danger

Hull: Hoax calls can put lives in danger

Joint statement from Police, Fire and Ambulance Emergency services were alerted to a report of a serious ‘incident’ in north Hull in the early hours of 18 June 2018.  Officers attended and after initial investigations were carried out it was quickly established that an individual had placed a hoax call.  Three appliances from Humberside Fire and Rescue Service also attended after they received …

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Hull: Assault - Do you know this person?

Hull: Assault - Do you know this person?

Can you help identify this teenager? Police would like to speak to him about an assault on Elmbridge Parade, Hull at around 10.30pm on Sunday 27 May. If you know who he is, please call 101 quoting log number 710 of 27/05/18 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.    https://www.humberside.police.uk/wanted/assault-0    

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Events & Activities

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Hull: Tai Chi & Qigong Taster Session and Fundraiser

Hull: Tai Chi & Qigong Taster Session and Fundraiser

11th July @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am Tai Chi (Taijiquan) & Qigong are both ancient forms of exercise which originate from China. The taster session is to give people an insight into the practice of Tai Chi & Qigong incorporating mindfulness, breathing, and movement Although the Tai Chi session is Free, participants are kindly requested to make a donation …

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Hull and District Diabetes Support Group

Hull and District Diabetes Support Group

Next meeting July 3 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm Help and support for all diabetics, carers, family and friends, existing & newly diagnosed 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 …

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Hull Tenants’ Forum

Do you have any ideas on how your local area can be improved? If so come along to Hull Tenants Forum. Working in Partnership: Help to shape the future of Hull’s Housing Service Guest Speaker: Director of integrated Commissioning & Associate Director of Communications and Engagement, Hull CCG If you think that services could be improved or you have suggestions on how to …

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Get Involved

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Hull: Free Office Recycling Bins Available to VCS organisations

Hull City Council is currently streamlining its office recycling system to make recycling easier for its staff. As a result of this there will be a number of 120 litre wheeled office recycling bins available. The bins will be available in the next few weeks and the Council wishes to offer these, free, to VCS organisation in the City who would …

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Hull: George Cooke Singers & Music Group

Hull: George Cooke Singers & Music Group

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. Workshops aim to provide a fun activity that carers and the cared for can enjoy together and provide a new talking point to help get through the routine of the day. …

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Hull: Tai Chi & Qigong Taster Session and Fundraiser

Hull: Tai Chi & Qigong Taster Session and Fundraiser

July 11 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am Tai Chi (Taijiquan) & Qigong are both ancient forms of exercise which originate from China. The taster session is to give people an insight into the practice of Tai Chi & Qigong incorporating mindfulness, breathing, and movement Although the Tai Chi session is Free, participants are kindly requested to make a donation …

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Hull Tenants’ Forum

Hull Tenants’ Forum

June 28 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm Working in Partnership: Help to shape the future of Hull’s Housing Service Guest Speaker: Director of integrated Commissioning & Associate Director of Communications and Engagement, Hull CCG 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? Venue …

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Employment & Training

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Free Training Opportunity - Get Involved!

Free Training Opportunity - Get Involved!

Free courses for companies within the Hull and surrounding areas. RDS has access to the sector skills workforce fund which is for employed individuals (contracted part time or full time) which we have to deliver before the 31st July. The only stipulation is that you must be based with the Hull area and have less than 250 full time staff. …

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Hull: Tenancy Support Worker with Giroscope

Hull: Tenancy Support Worker with Giroscope

Giroscope Housing Organisation is looking for a motivated individual committed to supporting vulnerable people in the City of Hull.  You will be primarily based in West Hull and will ensure that the tenancies provided by Giroscope are allocated correctly and sustained. You will have the support of colleagues who share your skill, enthusiasm and motivation.  Your work may be challenging, …

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Young People’s Peer Mentoring Project Workers (HeadStart Hull)

Young People’s Peer Mentoring Project Workers (HeadStart Hull)

HeadStart are seeking a dynamic, innovative worker to develop and train young people to become peer mentors to enable them to support 10-16 years old to develop ‘grit’ and resilience and improve their emotional health. The post is funded until June 2021 through the Big Lottery’s HeadStart programme. HeadStart is a funding stream from the Big Lottery Fund (BLF) which …

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Services & Sector Development Lead Hull CVS

Hours: 35 hours per week (full time), or part time negotiable for right candidate Location: The Strand, 75 Beverley Road, Hull, HU3 1XL Are you seeking an opportunity where you can make a difference to vital local causes, charities and communities? Hull CVS Sector Development team provides direct support to help local causes to start up, and to improve their ongoing effectiveness …

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Hull: Community Fundraiser with Mind HEY

Hull: Community Fundraiser with Mind HEY

37 Hours per week circa £21,000 per annum In this varied and exciting role you will be responsible for delivering community fundraising plans, including planning events and activities, supporting fundraisers, working with volunteers and creating new ideas and strategies to help MindHEY reach their fundraising targets. They are looking for someone who is a self-starter with a track record of …

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University of Hull - Jobs available as at 20th June 2018

University of Hull - Jobs available as at 20th June 2018

The University of Hull currently have vacancies for a Senior Chef, Conference & Sales Manager and x2 Assessment & Progression Co-ordinators, along with a variety of others.  There are also opportunities for temporary staff. For more information contact Temporary Staffing Services, e-mail: TSS@hull.ac.uk, tel: 01482 466477 Click on the link below to view all available opportunities. https://jobs.hull.ac.uk/vacancies.aspx?cat=-1  

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Hull: SparkFund vacancies

Hull: SparkFund vacancies

Deadlines 24th & 26th June SparkFund are recruiting additional members of the team to help deliver this established programme. The existing team includes a Programme Manager, three Innovation Managers, two Finance and Audit Officers and an administrator. They are seeking to recruit two additional Innovation Managers and a Procurement Support Officer. These posts will be based with the current team …

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Funding News

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Hull: Barchester Healthcare Foundation

Hull: Barchester Healthcare Foundation

Barchester’s Charitable Foundation is a registered charity that helps older people and other adults with disabilities across England, Scotland and Wales. They give grants to help reduce isolation and loneliness, promote group activities and generally improve people’s independence, mobility and quality of life. They aim to give grants that will help people lead more fulfilled lives and reach their full potential.the …

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Hull: Magic Little Grants

Hull: Magic Little Grants

Localgiving has teamed up with the Postcode Community Trust to provide over 400 grants of £500 to small charities and community groups. Thanks to support from the players of People's Postcode Lottery, the Magic Little Grants Fund provides small charities and community groups the opportunity to access funding to deliver engaging physical activities, which help to overcome barriers to participation. …

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Hull: Funding Support - Trusthouse Charitable Foundation Launches New Grants Programme

Hull: Funding Support - Trusthouse Charitable Foundation Launches New Grants Programme

After a review of its grants strategy, the Trusthouse Charitable Foundation is replacing its currents grants programmes with two new programmes. The Foundation’s updated grants programme, which opened to applications this month, focuses on supporting smaller charitable and not-for-profit organisations that work to improve the lives of communities in the most deprived urban areas or the most remote and socio-economically …

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Funding

Hull: Funding Support News - Prime Minister Announces £20m in Funding to Tackle Loneliness

19/06/2018  New funding is being pledged for charities and community groups to support and expand programmes that bring people together and that benefit the community. Prime Minister Theresa May has announced that £20 million in new funding is being set aside for charities and community groups that are working to ‘help isolated people and those suffering from loneliness’. The funding …

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Funding - Rural Four Project

Funding - Rural Four Project

This dedicated programme of support for community projects in England, Scotland and Wales is funded by Players of People’s Postcode Lottery. Now in its second year the project seeks to reach out and engage with up to 10 rural communities annually to help deliver and reinvigorate community assets and services. Overall, the Rural Four project aims to Reinvigorate community networks by …

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Hull: The Marsh Christian Trust

Hull: The Marsh Christian Trust

The Trust looks to support organisations involved with Literature, arts and heritage Social welfare Environmental causes and animal welfare Education and training Healthcare The Trust focuses on providing funding which could help small organisations pay for various running costs, such as volunteer expenses, training days, equipment maintenance and other core outgoings. Their funding strategy is to provide long-term core funding …

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Hull: Bright Ideas Fund

Reopens on 26 June 2018 at 10AM and close on 31 July at midnight The Community Business Bright Ideas Fund aims to give community groups in England the support to start setting up their community business. Groups accepted onto the programme will receive one to one business development support and be invited to apply for a small grant to fund …

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Henry Smith Charity – Holiday Grants for Children

Henry Smith Charity – Holiday Grants for Children

The Henry Smith Charity’s Holiday Grants for Children programme aims to provide children with access to recreational holidays or outings they would not otherwise have the opportunity to access. The funding is intended to support the provision of holidays and outings for children aged 13 or under that are: From areas of high deprivation. Disadvantaged. Disabled. Applications can be made …

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Hull: The Hull Crime Reduction Fund.

Hull: The Hull Crime Reduction Fund.

Next deadline 31st August 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 …

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Two Ridings Community Foundation – #iwill Fund

Two Ridings Community Foundation – #iwill Fund

Deadline 17th September Grants are available for community groups working in York, North Yorkshire, Hull and East Yorkshire for projects which engage young people in ongoing regular volunteering or demonstrate how another youth-led method will be as effective at engaging young people in social action. For further information or to apply please click the link below https://www.trcf.org.uk/grants-youth-social-action-fund

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Funding to Support the Development of Small Charities and Social Enterprises

Funding to Support the Development of Small Charities and Social Enterprises

The Fore Trust is the only open-access funder in the UK offering development funding and strategic support to early-stage charities and social enterprises. They are proud to be a funder without lengthy forms or restrictive criteria. The Fore recognise you, the applicants, as the experts in your own fields so the process simply asks you to say who you are, …

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