Neighbourhood Network Newsletter

200 - 14th September 2018

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Neighbourhood Network News & Advice

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There is still time to nominate for the Neighbourhood Network Awards 2018

There is still time to nominate for the Neighbourhood Network Awards 2018

Closing date 24th September Every year the Neighbourhood Network hosts an annual awards event to recognise and celebrate the fantastic contribution of our member groups within the areas that they live. Many volunteers go unnoticed and this is a great event to recognise what they actually do and celebrate their hard work. We encourage all groups to nominate either an …

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Hull: Keyless car theft - how to protect your vehicle

Hull: Keyless car theft - how to protect your vehicle

BE AWARE OF KEYLESS CAR CRIME AND KNOW HOW TO HELP PREVENT IT HAPPENING TO YOU. A relatively new development in car technology is 'keyless entry and ignition'. This allows a vehicle to be opened and started without having to operate the key or key fob in the traditional way. Instead it emits a radio signal which will unlock the …

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Beware: Netflix scam

Beware: Netflix scam

Watch out for these fake Netflix emails. Action Fraud have seen an increase in reports about fake Netflix emails claiming that there’s an issue with your account, or that your account has been suspended. The email states that you need to “update” your account details in order to resolve the problem. The link in the emails leads to genuine-looking Netflix …

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Police Appeals, Arrests & News

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Hull: Knife amnesty launches next week

Hull: Knife amnesty launches next week

Message from Humberside Police:- We are asking people to hand in knives as part of Operation Sceptre, a national knife amnesty, starting on Tuesday 18 September 2018. Between Tuesday 18 September and Monday 24 September 2018 sealed knife bins will be located at the following police stations: Beverley, Bridlington, Goole, Grimsby, Hessle Road, Osborne Street and Scunthorpe.  This means that …

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HULL: Safety advice for university students during freshers’ week

HULL: Safety advice for university students during freshers’ week

Humberside Police are looking forward to welcoming thousands of students to Hull for the new university year and to the WelcomeFest events in the city which starts this weekend. They are raising awareness of the importance of student safety, and how they can keep themselves safe, as well as protecting their own personal property.   When starting and returning to university after …

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Market Weighton & Beverley: Four men arrested for 28 offences

Market Weighton & Beverley: Four men arrested for 28 offences

Three men and one teenager have been arrested in connection with a number of offences after cars and sheds were allegedly broken into and damaged in the early hours of this morning. A number of incidents were reported to police in Market Weighton and Beverley. A red car was stopped around 1.30am on 13th September and four males were arrested. …

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Hull: Wanted - Assault, Raleigh Court

Hull: Wanted - Assault, Raleigh Court

Can you help identify these two men that Humberside Police would like to speak to in connection with an assault in June in Raleigh Court, Hull? A man sustained a serious facial injury in the incident and authorities need to find out who is responsible. Anyone who thinks they can identify these men, who may be able to help with …

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Long Riston: Jewellery and sentimental items taken

Long Riston: Jewellery and sentimental items taken

12 Sep 2018 Can you help find a number of items that were stolen from a house in Long Riston? An antique brass safe weighing around 100kg and containing valuable jewellery and sentimental items was taken during the burglary on Main Street sometime between the 23 and 30 August 2018. The items may be sold off in bulk or individually. …

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Hull: Drugs seized in street

12 Sep 2018 A man arrested in the street under the Misuse of Drugs Act on suspicion of possession with intent to supply class A drugs has been charged this morning. While out on patrol yesterday 11 September a proactive team seized between £500 and £600 worth of drugs on Homethorpe in Hull. John Brewster, 21, of 32nd Avenue in Hull …

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Hull: Motorbike and cycles stolen

Hull: Motorbike and cycles stolen

12 Sep 2018 A motorbike and three distinctive bicycles have been stolen from a property during an alleged burglary in Hull.  A yellow SWM motorcycle, an orange Claude Butler mountain bike, a green Compass women's hybrid cycle with a basket on the front, and a vintage brown Raleigh Racer were taken from the premises on Durham Street. The burglary was …

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Hull: Have you seen Nigel?

Hull: Have you seen Nigel?

The 55-year-old Hull man was last seen when he left work at 4.30pm on Monday and last contacted his partner by text on Tuesday morning. Detective Inspector John Symes said: “We’re growing concerned for Nigel’s well-being, after he failed to turn up for work as normal on Tuesday. “It’s really out of character for Nigel who has a very set …

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Hull: Increased demand for non-emergency crime reporting

Hull: Increased demand for non-emergency crime reporting

Message from Humberside Police:- In response to recent concerns raised nationally and locally about the police 101 telephone service, Superintendent Tracey Bradley from the Humberside Police Control Room said: ‘It is incredibly important to us that people know that when they need us, we will be there and we want to make it as easy as possible for people to …

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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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Events & Activities

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Hull: HERI event: The Outcomes of the Commission on Religious Education

Hull: HERI event: The Outcomes of the Commission on Religious Education

September 25 @ 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm Join Hull and East Riding Interfaith (HERI) to hear Alan Brine (Commissioner on the Commission on Religious Education) lead a discussion on The Outcomes of the Commission on Religious Education and its implications for Inter Faith dialogue Refreshments from 4.30 and key speaker from 5 pm. RSVP and enquiries to: Secretary, HERI, Bashir …

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Hull: Older People’s Partnership Hull and East Riding (OPPHER)

Hull: Older People’s Partnership Hull and East Riding (OPPHER)

October 5th  OPPHER  will  be  holding  a  celebration  event  for  older  people  (55+) as  part  of  the  International  Older  Peoples  Celebrations October  2018. This will  include a folk dance workshop in the morning and a tea dance workshop and dance in the afternoon. All Free! OPPHER  has  held  similar  events  in  Hull  over  the  past  5  years  in  Hull  and  they  have  …

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Hull: Celebration of Older People Hull 2018

Hull: Celebration of Older People Hull 2018

October 1 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm As part of National Older People’s week (1st October 2018), Older People’s Partnership Hull and East Riding (OPPHER), for the 6th year running are hosting the Celebration of Older People event at the Britannia Royal Hotel in Hull. City residents are invited to attend the Celebration of Older People in Hull and ER event, on Monday 1st October …

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Hull: From the Margins to the Mainstream: Taking the Temperature

Hull: From the Margins to the Mainstream: Taking the Temperature

September 26 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm This is the first of a series events taking place throughout 2018 and 2019 which will be led by the Voluntary and Community Sector to bring us together with the aim of raising the profile of the sector across the city. This event will provide an overview of current thinking and information …

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Hull: Market Engagement Event – Disability Short Breaks Service – Summertime Activities

September 19 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am Summertime activities for Children and Young People Aged 8 -18 years old Hull City Council is looking to procure a Summertime Activities service. The service will deliver summertime activities to support children and young people with complex needs. The service provider will ensure effective planning, co-ordination and delivery of activities to ensure …

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Take part in the Hull-timate challenge!

Take part in the Hull-timate challenge!

The Hull-timate Challenge is an obstacle course race taking place in Hull City Centre on 20th and 21st October. There will be 5km, 7.5km and 10km routes as well as a 1km children’s race It is being organised by the Living with Water Partnership with the aim of raising awareness of the flood risk to Hull and Haltemprice, and to …

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Get Involved

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Hull and District Diabetes Support Group

Hull and District Diabetes Support Group

October 2 @ 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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Towards An Active Hull 2018 – 2028

Towards An Active Hull 2018 – 2028′ is a new draft ten year strategy from Hull City Council for increasing physical activity. It aims to empower, enable and support communities and individuals to be more active. From the most recent Active Lives survey, to achieve the same ‘active’ rate as England, Hull would require an additional 7,550 adults (aged 16+) …

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Hull: Home from Hospital need your help

Hull: Home from Hospital need your help

Urgent Help Wanted – PLASTERERS’s can you please help?  Home from Hospital has been  supporting the residents of Hull for over  24 years.  They are moving premises from Princes Ave to Lyndsey Place. They have undertaken a lot of refurbishment on a budget and are looking for a plastering gang who could give 2 days’ work at a Charitable rate …

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Love Your Street project - Hull

Love Your Street project - Hull

Love Your Street Hull City Council is undertaking an environmental standards improvement project within priority streets within the city. This exciting new project will be called ‘Love Your Street’ and will involve residents, landlords, community groups, university students, and other stakeholders all working together to make a visible difference to their communities. The Plan They have established baseline data for …

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Hull and ER Got Talent 55+ Competition

Hull and ER Got Talent 55+ Competition

October 2 @ 6:30 pm - 11:00 pm As part of the Celebration Older People Event, on Tuesday 2nd October from 6:30pm there will be a ‘Hull and ER Got Talent 55+ Competition which will see some of the city’s exceptional older people dazzle the audience with an array of skills from Ukulele playing, singing and dancing plus much more. The Talent competition …

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Hull Tenants’ Forum AGM

September 20 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm 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 and voice your opinion? Working in Partnership: Help to shape the future of Hull’s Housing Service Annual General Meeting Venue:- Guildhall, Hull, HU1 2AA.  

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Hull: Butterflies memory loss support group sessions

Hull: Butterflies memory loss support group sessions

Butterflies Memory Loss Support Group is a group for people with memory problems, their carers and families.  They organise a number of regular support groups across Hull, please see below for details and locations. 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 …

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Hull: Home from Hospital - Volunteers needed.

Hull: Home from Hospital - Volunteers needed.

Would you like to make a real difference by supporting someone recently discharged from hospital in your community? Home from Hospital (HfH) is a small local charity and with the help of volunteers has been supporting Hull residents on discharge from hospital for over 24years. We are offering training and support to volunteers who have the skills and time to …

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Hull: Improving Hull and East Yorkshire Hospitals Outpatient Services – Patient Event

Hull: Improving Hull and East Yorkshire Hospitals Outpatient Services – Patient Event

October 5 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm Calling All Patients, Carers and User Groups! Hull and East Yorkshire Hospitals are holding a friendly informal event to tell their patients, carers and groups more about the work to improve outpatient services. They want to ask for your views and ideas to help shape and improve outpatient services in the future. …

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Hull: Come and Visit Emmaus

Hull: Come and Visit Emmaus

Emmaus would like to invite you and your colleagues to come and visit their site on September 20th at 3pm to meet staff and companions, have a tour of the grounds and learn more about who they are and what they do. There is a lot happening in the Emmaus world…… an exciting app in the process of being made …

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Employment & Training

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Hull: Admin Officer with Humber Community Advice Services (H-CAS)

Hull: Admin Officer with Humber Community Advice Services (H-CAS)

Deadline 24th September (Part–time, Fixed Term contract until September 2020) Main Purpose: Performing administrative duties for the smooth running of H-CAS. Key Functions: Administration Office administration, filing, letter writing, form filling, etc. Assisting in the creation & distribution of publicity materials to increase awareness, provide information and widen participation. Monitoring and Evaluation To compile and maintain auditable records, both paper and …

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Hull: Hospice Neighbour Project Co-ordinator, Dove House Hospice

Hull: Hospice Neighbour Project Co-ordinator, Dove House Hospice

Fixed term for 12 months from start date.  Salary:  £22,736 – £25,534 per annum Hours of work: Full Time. Your normal hours are a minimum of 37.5 hours per week, worked Monday to Friday. You will be notified of your start and finish times from time to time by Management. Dove House Hospice is a charity providing care for people …

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University of Hull vacancies as of 12th September 2018

University of Hull vacancies as of 12th September 2018

The University of Hull currently have vacancies for an administrator, a trainee clinical skills technician & a research accounts officer, along with a large 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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Volunteer News 1

Hull: Volunteering opportunity with H-CAS

Humber Community Advice Services (H-CAS), a charity based in Hull which provides advice & guidance to minority ethnic communities in Hull wishes to recruit volunteers who can support its clients with either advice; interpretation of different languages; basic IT skills; or admin skills. Full training will be provided and volunteer travel expenses reimbursed. If you feel that this is for you, …

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Funding News

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Philip Bates Trust

Philip Bates Trust

Next deadline 28th Setember The Trust provides grants for individuals and voluntary and community organisations undertaking projects that encourage and develop artistic interests in young people under the age of 25. Grants to individuals are usually in the range of £100 to £300. Grants are usually up to £500. The Trustees meet three times a year – usually in February, …

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Hull: Yorkshire Focus on Funding Event

Hull: Yorkshire Focus on Funding Event

October 3 @ 9:30 am - 4:30 pm The Focus on Funding event will return this year in Hull. Prior years’ events have been held in Selby and Wakefield. This event is supported by the Yorkshire and Humber Funders Forum, and organised by East Riding Voluntary Action Services (ERVAS) Ltd in collaboration with a steering group made up of local …

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Youth strand of the Building Connections Fund

Youth strand of the Building Connections Fund

Deadline 26th September Eligible charities and community organisations from across England can apply from 15th  August 2018 for up to £80,000 from the Building Connections Fund Youth strand, to expand or enhance their work tackling youth loneliness. Funding, delivered by the Co-op Foundation, is available for projects that support any groups of young people within the most deprived 30% areas of England. …

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Hull: A Life Less Lonely Fund

Hull: A Life Less Lonely Fund

Deadline 12th November This Fund is designed to help voluntary organisations, community groups and small charities that operate in York, North Yorkshire, Hull and East Riding of Yorkshire.  The fund provides  grants of up to £5,000 for charitable activities that make older people feel less lonely. Priority will be given to projects that can demonstrate that they will make a …

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Aviva Community Fund soon open for applications

Aviva Community Fund soon open for applications

This year's round of the Aviva Community Fund opens for applications on 11th September. This fund has proved very popular in previous years, so if you've got a project that needs a bit of a boost, it's time to get your thinking cap on! The Fund uses an X-Factor style public vote system to shortlist the entries, with the highest …

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BUPA Caring for Carers 2018

BUPA Caring for Carers 2018

Deadline 5th October Applications for funding are currently being invited. All applications must be submitted online. Carers make a vital, hidden contribution to the health and wellbeing of the nation, yet they can often feel socially isolated, lacking support and a sense of community. Many carers report that caring has taken a toll on their own health. Carers UK’s State of …

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Hull: Silhouette Funding

Hull: Silhouette Funding

Deadline 1st October Bringing your local community together to think about the Armistice and Armed Forces Today After the success of the last round of silhouette funding in partnership with the Armed Forces Covenant Fund Trust, there is now another opportunity to host a fully funded installation in your community. These silhouettes can be placed in community halls, places of worship …

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Hull: Rusholme Wind Farm Fund

Hull: Rusholme Wind Farm Fund

Deadline 12th November The Rusholme Wind Farm Community Fund is designed to help the parish communities that surround the 12 wind turbines placed in between Selby and Goole in 2010. The turbines began to generate power in August 2010 and have donated £1,000 per mega watt of energy to the scheme since then. The Fund is administered by the Two …

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Hull: Surviving Winter Campaign Funding

Hull: Surviving Winter Campaign Funding

Two Ridings Community Foundation work with a range of delivery partners who all work locally in their communities to support the elderly and vulnerable during the winter months. They provide frontline partners with funds that they can use for emergency payments to provide immediate relief for people in crisis whilst they work on longer term solutions. ​ The money should be used …

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