Neighbourhood Network Newsletter

193 - 27th July 2018

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Neighbourhood Network News & Advice

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Neighbourhood Watch Toolkit - Spotlight on Serious Violence

Neighbourhood Watch Toolkit - Spotlight on Serious Violence

Last week we shared with you a little information on the effects of Loneliness & Vulnerability from the fantastic Toolkit's that are available for use on the Neighbourhood Watch website. This week we would like to highlight some interesting facts and statistics on Serious Violence & Crime. Knife crime across the country has risen by a staggering 21 per cent …

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Neighbourhood Network Awards 2018 – Open for applications!

Neighbourhood Network Awards 2018 – Open for applications!

The Neighbourhood Network are pleased to announce that their annual Awards are now open for nominations! If you know of a community group or individual who has made a significant contribution to a community or a community project, why not nominate them for their achievements and give them recognition for their hard work. This year's Award categories are as follows: Community …

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Great new game teaching children how to stay safe online!

Great new game teaching children how to stay safe online!

New Thinkuknow game and website for 8-10 year olds Thinkuknow are delighted to announce that Band Runner – the fun new runner-style game for 8-10 year olds – is now live on the Thinkuknow website.   The game features some familiar faces: Sam, Alfie and Ellie from the Play Like Share animations are continuing their adventures and helping children to  …

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Police Appeals, Arrests & News

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Hull: Two suspects wanted as man cut during alleged assault

  A man has been injured after an alleged assault in Hull in the early hours of 15 July 2018. It happened on Boothferry Road on the stretch between the Three Tuns and the Fiveways pubs just after midnight. The victim was approached from behind by two men and was allegedly assaulted. It's been reported that one of the men …

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Hull: Have you signed up to My Community Alert yet?

Hull: Have you signed up to My Community Alert yet?

Receive real time alerts and know whats going on in your local area. Have you ever seen a police car or fire engine pass by only to discover the road ahead is closed? Or heard a rumour about a run of crime in your street and wished you had known about it sooner? My Community Alert is a, free messaging …

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Hull: Don't make this summer a holiday for burglars

Hull: Don't make this summer a holiday for burglars

Following a number of recent reports of burglary in Beverley, Cottingham and the surrounding areas Police are urging people to take steps to protect their homes. Detective Inspector Richard Sage said: “Burglary is a priority for us and we are determined to catch and convict the criminals who are responsible for this terrible crime. “Every day our officers are working …

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Cottingham: Help police find suspect of attempted burglary of 62-year-old woman

  Humberside Police have a description of a man we want to find in connection with an alleged attempted burglary in Cottingham. It happened at a property on Saners Close around 4pm on 23 July 2018. The man conned his way into the victim’s property, used the bathroom and looked around before leaving. The 62-year-old woman heard noises in her …

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Rawlings Way, Hull: Did you witness a collision on the A63 sliproad?

Humberside Police are appealing for witnesses after a 41-year-old woman suffered serious injuries when the bike she was riding collided with a red Toyota Aygo. The collision happened at around 7.30pm on Tuesday 24 July on the entry slip road from Rawlings Way on to the A63, under the Daltry Street flyover in Hull. Emergency services attended and the cyclist …

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Bilton: Two 16 year-old boys arrested on hay stack fire charge

Bilton: Two 16 year-old boys arrested on hay stack fire charge

Humberside Police are investigating a large hay stack fire on Main Road in Bilton that was reported to them at 8.40pm on Tuesday 24th July.  Humberside Police believe the fire was started deliberately and it is being treated as arson.  They have arrested two 16 year-old boys in connection with the incident. Anyone with information about this fire should call …

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Hull: Bag stolen containing valuables and woman on cycle threatened and robbed

  A woman has allegedly been threatened and robbed while out cycling in Hull. It happened on the long cycle track running between Chamberlain Road and Tween Dykes Road around 10.30am on 20 July 18. A man who was also riding a bicycle approached the victim, threatened her then stole a black rucksack containing a mobile phone, money, keys, a …

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Hull: Teenager sustained head and back injuries in serious RTC between cycle and car

  Humberside Police are looking for witnesses to a road traffic collision in which a 15-year-old cyclist suffered serious injuries. It happened on Wawne Road with the junction of Barnstaple Road on 23 July 2018.  The cyclist who was riding a red bicycle collided with a blue Ford Fiesta around 10pm.  He is still being treated in hospital for serious injuries to …

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Hull: Do you recognise police E-fit of assault suspect?

Hull: Do you recognise police E-fit of assault suspect?

Humberside Police want to find this man in connection with an attempted assault and robbery in Hull.  It happened on a cycle path running between Chamberlain Road and Stoneferry Road around 2pm on 14 June 2018. A man sustained injuries to his hand. Nothing was stolen during the incident. Can you help? Call 101 quoting reference 16/64090/18. 

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Events & Activities

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Next Hull and District Diabetes Support Group meeting August 7th

Next Hull and District Diabetes Support Group meeting August 7th

August 7 @ 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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Mental Health Talks & Tasters at the Lonsdale Community Centre - August 2018
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Get Involved

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Need help and support for heart problems?

Need help and support for heart problems?

If you or someone close has experienced heart problems and need support  - the Hull Cardiac Support Group may be able to help? The team are at the Alf Marshall Centre, Bransholme on Wednesday 8th August @ 12pm - 3pm - All welcome! Discover more about this voluntary group and how joining can help recovery from heart problems and help …

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Hull: Countryside Health Walk

Hull: Countryside Health Walk

3rd August 2018 Mystery walk Pick up point for all walks is Hull Truck Theatre To purchase a ticket to secure your place on a walk please go to: Age UK – Porter Street, Hull Telephone number – 01482 324644 NO TICKET NO WALK –  COST £6 Unfortunately the Walks are not accessible for wheelchairs or mobility scooter due to the …

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Hull Tenants Forum 30th July

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: Police & Crime Commissioner If you think that services could be improved or you have suggestions on how to combat problems in your area, why not …

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Employment & Training

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2 x Funded Intensive Rough Sleeper Outreach Worker Posts, Emmaus

2 x Funded Intensive Rough Sleeper Outreach Worker Posts, Emmaus

This role is responsible for delivering and coordinating delivery of a Rough Sleeper Support Service in Hull, targeting entrenched rough sleepers and focusing on proactive support for an identified caseload, assisting direct access provision options, health, all appointments with supporting agencies. Designed to work alongside the existing Emmaus Outreach Service and homelessness network across Hull & East Riding this role …

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Humberside Fire and Rescue are recruiting

Humberside Fire and Rescue are recruiting

Deadline 6th August #BeOurFuture The Service is recruiting full time firefighters Be one of them and help them to make the workforce reflect the community that it serves The Online registration is open until the 6th August (2 Weeks). The online assessments is from the 23rd July until the 20th August (4 Weeks). This is for a fulltime course to …

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Information and Advice Worker opportunity at HEY Mind

Information and Advice Worker opportunity at HEY Mind

37 hours per week based in Hull £17,170 per annum Closing Date: Tuesday, 31 July 2018 Interview Date: 13 August 2018 Using your previous experience of working directly with the public in an information or guidance role you will manage and maintain a centralised information and advice service. This will involve responding to people with mental health problems, their supporters …

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New job opportunities with Hull City Council

New job opportunities with Hull City Council

Hull City Council is recruiting a number of newly created Streetscene posts as part of the restructure within Hull City Council’s Environmental Services teams. They have a number of permanent posts available providing an exciting opportunity to improve environmental standards right across the city of Hull. You will join a welcoming service, where expectations are high but where you will …

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Jobs available within The University of Hull as of 24th July 2018

Jobs available within The University of Hull as of 24th July 2018

The University of Hull currently have the following vacancies for a Head of Finance, a Student support & administration assistant and a senior administration officer, 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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Are you looking for work or a change in Career?

Are you looking for work or a change in Career?

Probe are organising a Job Fest at the Freedom Centre on Tuesday 31st July 2018. Speak to one of their job advisor's and hear from local employers. For more information, contact Probe on Tel: 01482 705918  

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Funding News

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People’s Postcode Lottery invites local charities to apply to £3m funding pot

People’s Postcode Lottery invites local charities to apply to £3m funding pot

Deadline 15th August Between 1 August and 15 August charities and community groups will be able to apply for grants of between £500 and £20,000 from the fund. Funding is available through three trusts which focus on different areas. People’s Postcode Trust supports projects aimed at promoting human rights, employability and combatting poverty Postcode Community Trust focuses on initiatives that …

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Building Connections Fund

Building Connections Fund

Deadline 24th August 2018 The £11.5 million Building Connections Fund is a partnership between Government, Big Lottery Fund and the Co-op Foundation which was set up in response to the Jo Cox Commission on Loneliness to support projects that prevent or reduce loneliness. The fund aims to: increase social connections, helping people form strong and meaningful relationships and creating a …

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CERT Foundation – PSMDB project funds

The PSMDB project funds new ideas the impact on people’s health and well-being. The programme seeks to establish innovative and financially sustainable services that will enable people in need to avoid hospital admissions, stay in their own homes longer and ensure that people can lead as normal a life as possible during an illness or as a result of incapacity. …

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Funding: Connect Well Social Prescribing Grants Round 3: Support for Housebound People

Many people may be unable to leave their homes at all, or without substantial assistance from others, leaving them isolated and excluded and vulnerable to loneliness. People may be entirely housebound due to illness; disability; frailty due to advancing age; or mental health issues such as agoraphobia, social phobia, anxiety and hoarding for example. Or they may have extremely limited …

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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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