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Community Policing Prevention

Boy Racers in Cleethorpes. New video in partnership with local Policing Team

A new short video has just been released to Clee.TV. Produced by Hammond House Productions and funded by VANEL and produced in partnership with Humberside Police and the Cleethorpes Policing team. Watch it on Facebook here or YouTube here. More of interest if you’re in Cleethorpes I know, but this is another good example of […]

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Community

A reminder about disposing of waste properly to avoid flytipping and risk of waste fires

A reminder from Humberside Fire and Rescue Service about the proper disposal of your waste. We all want to see a reduction in fly-tipping, and the Fire Services have been dealing with an unnecessarily high number of waste fires. At the moment, household waste facilities are open, so please make sure you dispose of your […]

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Community National News OurWatch

Neighbourhood Watch National Survey 2020 shows the value of Neighbourhood Watch

OurWatch – the National Neighbourhood Watch Network – carried out a survey in Summer 2020 and the findings have just been published. The Neighbourhood Watch National Crime and Community Survey 2020 results can be downloaded via this link. There’s a lot of results and charts in there, but it’s well worth flicking through if you […]

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Community Prevention

New “Stay Safe” guide for East Marsh residents

If you live in East Marsh then you might like to share this with elderly neighbours. It’s a “Stay Safe” booklet with all kinds of Winter advice including dealing with Scams, Covid19, Home Safety and more. Produced by Capacity Buildings Ltd as part of their “Keeping Older People Safe” programme and funded by East Marsh […]

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Community General Local News Miscellaneous

Exteme Weather Warning !

Another beast from the East over the next few days. Do you know anyone in your road / street / avenue / flat complex that may be struggling to heat their home, or having problems juggling heating costs vs food on the table? Have all of the elder members around your life remembered to apply […]

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Community Covid-19 General Miscellaneous Network News Prevention

National Neighbourhood watch information request

I have been asked to disseminate national information out in regards to vaccines and jabs to the readers on here, so please see the attachment below from the explanation. This is also going out to all N E Lincs NHW Co-ordinators by separate e mail. Please share to all networks where appropriate. With over 10 […]

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Community Covid-19 General Miscellaneous

CASES PER 100,000 IMPROVING, BUT….

Recent results, as seen on Look North, are encouraging, but before we all book our holidays, pub trips and house parties, please take a breath, and remember that we all need to stay vigilant and careful until the cases are down to zero. East Lindsey, which is one of our nearest area borders, have recently […]

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Community Covid-19 General Local News Miscellaneous

Here’s food for thought !

I casually pulled a takeaway leaflet out of the front door this morning, after watching someone unknown walk up our driveway to put it in the door,  and then thought twice about what I had just done. Thought – I don’t know this person. I didn’t see any ppe, gloves etc.,  or know how the […]

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Community General Local News Miscellaneous

INFORMATION RE SPECIAL NEEDS LOCAL SERVICES

Having helped with a group of special needs adults based at the Grimsby Institute campus for around 12 years, this strikes home that parents / carers are actually being asked to give their views as part of this news item. Please pass this information on to ANYONE who has connections with special needs children and […]

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Community Crime Information General Miscellaneous Prevention Safer and Stronger

VEHICLE PARTS THEFTS – WARNING POST

FOR THOSE WHO DO NOT RECEIVE MY COMMUNITY ALERTS. Catalytic Converter Thefts – Tips on How To Protect Your Vehicle Today we’re warning motorists to be on their guard following a number of reports of catalytic converters being stolen. In the last month we have received reports of incidents in Goole, Scunthorpe, Brigg and Grimsby […]

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Community General Local News Miscellaneous

HEALTHWATCH REQUEST FOR FEEDBACK

Good morning, I have been asked to put this survey request up on the site in regards to how any health service contact could have affected you, either good or bad, during the last few months. As I have myself suffered an injury involving doctor and hospital contact, I have completed the survey – very […]

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Community Covid-19 Crime Information General Local News Miscellaneous Prevention Scams

UPDATE – SCAM VACCINE CALLS

Karl will again fully update the scam on Friday, but police have warned of a new text / social media ciontact being made with a VERY genuine looking attachment page which looks very realistic as if from the NHS. It tells you that you are now in line for the jab and to accept or […]

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Community Crime Information General Local News Miscellaneous National News Prevention

DOG OWNERS – BEWARE !

I am starting to hear local cases of dog walkers being followed and being asked questions about their dogs while out walking, even some people trying to snatch dogs from gardens while dogs are out doing their business. Recent national scam protection TV programmes are suggesting that drug dealers are using some of their ill […]

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Community Covid-19 Crime Information Local News Miscellaneous Prevention Safer and Stronger Scams

VACCINE JAB FRAUD CALLS

I do not normally deal with scam mails, as Karl does an excellent job updating new ones every week, but this one really annoys me, and evidence has shown nationally that one elderly lady was duped into paying over £150.00 for a placebo type jab, administered under non hygienic conditions, and with no knowledge of […]

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Community Covid-19 General Miscellaneous

Quick message for those working from home

Today’s neighbour thought is sparked by looking out at horrible inclement wet rainy weather with wind and cold all around us. You may have recently been furloughed or now working from home again with the new restrictions in place. Where do you sit to do your work? I am on the main dining room table […]