Neighbourhood Network Newsletter

209 - 16th November 2018

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Neighbourhood Network News & Advice

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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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Discount for Neighbourhood Network members

Discount for Neighbourhood Network members

One of the great benefits of becoming a Neighbourhood Network member is that you are entitled to a discount on our Crime Reduction products from our advertised website prices. Discounts vary slightly but we have listed below the discounted prices for each of the items we sell for our members, if you would like to take advantage of purchasing any …

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Grab yourself a Sold Secure Rated cycle lock - don't lose your bike this Christmas

Grab yourself a Sold Secure Rated cycle lock - don't lose your bike this Christmas

In the run up Christmas, bicycles are even more vulnerable to theft. Protect your bike with one of our Sold Secure locks available to purchase from our online shop here  https://www.nnetwork.org.uk/shop/ , alternatively you can pop into Ennerdale Leisure Centre or Woodford Leisure Centre and grab yourself a reliable lock.       

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Online Safety

Useful advice when purchasing goods online

With Black Friday just around the corner please be careful when purchasing any goods online. Follow these guidelines below found on https://www.getsafeonline.org and check out their advice.  What will you be buying online this Christmas? The lead-up to Christmas is a time when, for many of us, our spending soars. This year, even more of us will be taking advantage of the …

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Be Red Alert When Buying White Goods Online

Be Red Alert When Buying White Goods Online

In support of International Product Safety Week, Humberside Fire and Rescue Service is keen to ensure that local residents follow some simple safety tips when buying large domestic appliances online and are aware of how these steps can help to protect their homes and families. According to new research, nearly two thirds of adults (64%) admit they would spend more time online …

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Police Appeals, Arrests & News

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Hull: Assault on Newland Avenue

Hull: Assault on Newland Avenue

Can you help Police identify these men? They would like to speak to them in connection with an assault on Newland Avenue, Hull shortly after 9.30pm on Saturday 18 August. It was reported that two men were walking with two women when they were approached by a group of men. The group allegedly assaulted the men before leaving the area. …

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New law welcomed by Chief Constable

New law welcomed by Chief Constable

Message from Police:-  Chief Constable Lee Freeman has welcomed a new law which will see harsher sentences being imposed on those who attack our officers in the line of duty. The Assaults on Emergency Workers (offences) Act came into force today, doubling the maximum sentence imposed from six months to a year. CC Freeman said: “Whilst we are the police …

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Hull: New device introduced as motorbike thefts drops in Hull

Hull: New device introduced as motorbike thefts drops in Hull

The number of motorbikes being stolen in Hull has dropped by more than 76% in the last two years. Between January and December 2016 a total of 349 thefts were reported to us. By the end of October this year, there were just 83.   And now we have anew device to help us do even more to tackle motorcycle crime …

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Hull: Man arrested at Bonus Arena

Hull: Man arrested at Bonus Arena

At 9pm on Saturday a man was arrested at the Bonus Arena on Obsorne Street after security staff were alerted to him.  He was reported to be drunk and behaving erratically and claimed he was in possession of a gun. The arena security removed him from the foyer and the arena doors were locked.  Firearms officers attended and searched the …

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Hull: Three charged following incident on Inglemire Lane

Hull: Three charged following incident on Inglemire Lane

Three men have been charged with different offences following an incident on Inglemire Lane, Hull on Sunday 21 October where a wheelie bin was allegedly thrown at a police car.  Ross Hairsine, 19, from 5th Avenue in Hull appeared at Hull Magistrates Court on Saturday 10 November charged with affray and criminal damage to a police car.  Nathan Hilton, 29, from Cladshaw …

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Hull: Teenager charged following two incidents in Hull

Hull: Teenager charged following two incidents in Hull

A 16-year-old boy, who cannot be named for legal reasons, has been charged with trespass with intent to steal and attempted trespass with intent to steal in connection to two reports of burglary last month. He has been bailed to appear at Hull Youth Court later this month. On Wednesday 31 October, shortly before 11.25pm it was reported that two people …

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Humberside Police Christmas Card Competition Forcewide

Humberside Police Christmas Card Competition Forcewide

  Humberside Police are looking for your help to design this year’s official Christmas card!  They're asking children across our force area to design a card that’s both festive and shows Humberside Police and your community working together to make your area safer. The card will be sent out to our partners, agencies and all those who support us throughout …

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Events & Activities

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Hull: Differently Abled event

Hull: Differently Abled event

February 14, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm Differently Abled is an event aimed at ensuring people with learning disabilities, their families and carers in Hull and the East Riding are recognised and supported. The event will feature a huge range of information stands covering the help and support that is available for people from birth through to end …

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Hull: Carers Christmas Carols

Hull: Carers Christmas Carols

December 13 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm Feel free to drop in - All welcome! With the Beverley Garland Morris Dancers, mince pies and hot drinks For more information ring 01482 222220 or text Carers to 61825 Venue: Hull Minster, Market Place, Hull, HU1 1RR.  Carers Information and Support Service

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Hull: Yorkshire MESMAC Annual Human Red Ribbon event

Hull: Yorkshire MESMAC Annual Human Red Ribbon event

December 1 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm Amazingly, this year marks the 30th anniversary of World AIDS Day. MESMAC will be creating a giant human red ribbon and the 1st 100 people to attend will get a free red scarf to wear and keep!  Join them to help raise awareness of HIV and World AIDS Day. For more information …

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Transition & Permaculture Hull Film showing: ‘Tomorrow’

Transition & Permaculture Hull Film showing: ‘Tomorrow’

November 20 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm There will be another showing of the film ‘Tomorrow’ in Hull, arranged by Ground and Transition & Permaculture Hull. At the first showing of this inspiring documentary in September a lot of people were impressed – so the November showing is a chance for you to see the film if you missed it in …

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Hull: You’re Only Here for the Culture

Hull: You’re Only Here for the Culture

You are invited to join Art Link for the preview of their upcoming exhibition by photographer, Kevin Crooks on Friday, 30 November from 6-8 PM. The exhibition will run from 1st December to 1st March 2019 Through photography, film, and audio, artist Kevin Crooks has been documenting a number of individuals and community groups situated in the port cities of …

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Hull: Celebrate UK Interfaith Week

Hull: Celebrate UK Interfaith Week

December 18 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm Speakers from various faith communities and civic representatives With Joan Cook, President of UK Unitarians General Assembly Refreshments will be served from 2.30 pm. Please RSVP to hullunitarians@gmail.com or leave a message on 01482 224 662.

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Lunch clubs in East and North Hull

Lunch clubs in East and North Hull

Would you like to meet new people? Ings Plus host a number of lunch clubs in the East and North areas of Hull.     It’s a great opportunity for you to meet new people along with having a 2 course meal at just £6 pp.  Some of the lunch clubs also include bingo and quizzes.  For more information, please contact Debbie …

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Get Involved

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Hull: Trustees wanted for Men in Sheds

Hull: Trustees wanted for Men in Sheds

Are you interested in supporting a crucial local charity to grow and prosper? Men in Sheds Hull was established in 2014 to support socially isolated individuals, predominately men to get together and undertake practical activities.  The majority of the members are retired and over the age of 65. The Shed provides the tools and resources the men need to work …

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Volunteer News 1

Hull University need volunteers

The University is looking for one actor for a clinical interviewing skills practice on their clinical psychology programme at the University of Hull.  It would involve playing a client, according to a very short script. If anybody were interested and available for the whole day (or half, if you could not do the entire day) on 12/12/2018, that would be …

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Hull: Conference on Male Victims of Domestic Abuse

Hull: Conference on Male Victims of Domestic Abuse

November 21 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm “The Abandoned Men of Hull” 1 in every 3 victims of domestic abuse is male; 1 in 6 men suffer abuse in silence Costs: £20.00 per delegate for Statutory Agencies, Housing Associations and the Private Sector Free for Voluntary/Third Sector. Academia and private individuals Includes a networking lunch For further details and a …

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Hull: Countryside Health Walk

Hull: Countryside Health Walk

Friday December 7th  Christmas walk Walkington to Skidby 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 …

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Hull: BreatheEasy - British Lung Foundation Support Group

Hull: BreatheEasy - British Lung Foundation Support Group

December 7 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm Do you suffer with a lung condition? If the answer is yes then this group is for you. Come and join this informal friendly get together, meet new friends, share experiences and learn from healthcare professionals. 1st Friday of the month (buses 11,152,153,154 from the Interchange or free onsite parking available) For …

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Hull and District Diabetes Support Group

Hull and District Diabetes Support Group

December 4 @ 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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Hull: Active Citizens Programme Drop in

Hull: Active Citizens Programme Drop in

November 21 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm Hull has been awarded funding for the Active Citizens UK Programme Cycle 2018-19. Active Citizens is a social leadership training programme that promotes intercultural dialogue and community led-social development. Through the programme, people with different beliefs and perspectives are brought together to learn from and share with each other. It has reached …

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Hull: Sight Support are looking for volunteers

Hull: Sight Support are looking for volunteers

They are recruiting to one of their premier placements. Join the volunteer telephone befriending team on a Tuesday or Wednesday morning. Making a call to someone who is lonely and visually impaired makes a huge difference. For more information about the service go to the Sight Support website or e mail volunteering@sightsupport.org

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Employment & Training

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Timebank Hull and East Riding TimeBank Broker

Timebank Hull and East Riding TimeBank Broker

Deadline 19th November Individual Membership and Events Co-ordinator £22K per annum pro rata (0.80 WTE 4 days) Job Role To be considered for this role you must have experience of working in a community setting with a wide range of people and organisations. The role of TimeBank Broker (Individual Membership and Events Co-ordinator) has 5 key areas of activity: Membership: Managing …

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Hull: YEI Education Programme Worker with The Warren

Hull: YEI Education Programme Worker with The Warren

Deadline 22nd November. 35 Hours per week. Salary: £22,866 pa. One Year Fixed term. (With potential extension based on yearly performance review) The YEI Project Workers will be part of The Achieve Project team to deliver The Warren’s ESF-funded Youth Employment Initiative programme.  Please note that this position requires a minimum of 2 years’ youth work experience. You can find …

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University of Hull- Current vacancies as of 14th November 2018

University of Hull- Current vacancies as of 14th November 2018

The University of Hull currently have the following vacancies for an Administrator, a Membership & Retention Coordinator and an Insurance & Risk 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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Hull: WISHH Charity Manager & Administrative Officer

Hull: WISHH Charity Manager & Administrative Officer

Deadline 19th November Charity Manager £28,050-£36,644, depending on experience Working to support two hospitals in Hull and the East Riding WISHH is a charity which raises funds to enhance facilities, equipment and services at Hull Royal Infirmary and Castle Hill … over and above what can be achieved by the NHS They have created a new post to manage the …

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Funding News

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Hull’s Community Led Local Development (CLLD) round 2 grant opens in January 2019

Hull’s Community Led Local Development (CLLD) round 2 grant opens in January 2019

The second competitive Hull CLLD grant round opens on Wednesday 2nd January 2019. CLLD funding will help unemployed and economically inactive people in Hull access and create local economic opportunities through 5 priority activities: Targeted training in key work-related skills Making it easier to find and access work Growing integrated community hubs Supporting local and community businesses Joining up support …

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Grow Wild Community Projects 2019

Grow Wild Community Projects 2019

Deadline 10th December 2018 Grow Wild connects people to nature and each other by funding creative and innovative ideas, focused on UK native wildflowers, plants and fungi. They support community groups and organisations to bring imaginative, and engaging projects to life. They help to improve the environment and people’s wellbeing by encouraging them to be active, take notice of what’s around them, …

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Music for All – Music in the Community

Music for All – Music in the Community

Deadline 1st February 2019 The Music in the Community grants programme is administered by Music for All, which is the charity of the UK musical instrument industry, and is also supported by the NAMM Foundation in the US and endorsed by a number of musical celebrities. The grants programme is intended to act as a helping hand to projects and …

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Masonic Charitable Foundation Later Life Inclusion Grant

Masonic Charitable Foundation Later Life Inclusion Grant

Larger grants deadline 2nd January 2019 The Later Life Grant programme is open to local and national charities who are working to reduce loneliness and isolation in later life. Grants can be offered to charities that support disadvantaged and vulnerable older people over 50 years. Key Areas of Focus Grants can be offered to charities that provide: Mental and physical …

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Changes to Sport England’s small grants application process

Changes to Sport England’s small grants application process

The approach to Small Grants has changed – Sport England want to make applying for funding as simple as possible and for the Small Grants programme to have the greatest possible impact in communities across England, in line with their strategy. The application form should now be easier to complete and they have relaxed a few rules about what they …

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Funding

The Maurice Hatter Foundation

Grants are available for charitable organisations in the UK undertaking general charitable activities, particularly projects which support education and social welfare which fall under the following categories: Medical research. Social welfare. Cultural and environment. International policy research. Applicants can apply at any time. Funding is at the discretion of the Trustees. Previous grants have been for up to £400,000. Applicants …

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The Worshipful Company of Fuellers – Charitable Trust Fund

The Worshipful Company of Fuellers – Charitable Trust Fund

Funding is available for the relief of poverty, education, research and assistance in the UK. The Charitable Trust Fund Grant is provided and administered by The Worshipful Company of Fuellers and is available for TSOs active in the UK. The scheme is intended to support charities, charitable organisations and groups affiliated to the Company and energy industries. In particular, the …

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