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New week – New rules!

So…… another set of rules in regards to gatherings both inside and outside of the home ! Thus far, we have been very lucky and fortunate that reasonable observation of previous rules have left this area very low in Covid 19 cases and deaths. However, several public house, club and restaurant areas have become the […]

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Hull Neighbourhood Network offering free information sessions

Since April, the team at the Hull Neighbourhood Network have been hosting regular free online awareness seminars in partnership with Humberside Police and Yorkshire Wildlife Trust and have had over 300 of you join. The sessions have provided opportunities for Neighbourhood Watch members and wider communities to advance their knowledge in preventing crime and the […]

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When Lockdown Ends – Let’s plan a party!

Good morning to you all, the subject matter is in regards to when the lockdown ends, especially if the National Neighbourhood Week just fizzles out, due to being unable to hold actual face to face events ! I cannot claim any praise for the idea, as it was sent to me by Mel Read, one […]

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Feedback – not the noisy sort!

Are you looking through the new website sections as they become live and expand contents? Have you replied or commented, to give us feedback on what is being put forward in the early days of change? Have you seen the Zoom on line training sessions that are going to help Co-ordinators once we go out […]

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NHW social distance meetings – any chance ??

At the moment, we are experiencing reasonable days of good weather. With that in mind, and the ability to be able to socially isolate at a 2 metre distance, I have been asked if outdoor meetings could be held with present rules in place. From my own interpretation, in normal life from Wednesday, you can […]

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VE DAY BANK HOLIDAY CELEBRATIONS

It is a wonderful occasion to be celebrating the 75th anniversary of Victory in Europe tomorrow as the changed day Bank Holiday, but please, still be highly aware that social awareness and distancing is vital, so that we can beat the Covid virus spreading. Display your flags and bunting, so that neighbours can see what […]

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Apologies – been offline this week.

A couple of personal problems have stopped me putting anything out this week, but hopefully sorted enough to come back on line now. Scams involving types of Covid 19 related testing kits and tax returns from not working have again emerged this week, so please be very wary of any unknown number phone calls or […]

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Today’s Community Alert news

Published today ! Humberside Police Launches Video Appointments For Victims of Crime Humberside Police launches video appointments for victims of crime Humberside Police are the first force in the country to use a new system to enable victims of crime to be interviewed via video link. Recognising the challenging time faced with the current pandemic […]

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Today’s latest published information

After today’s virtual Fraud Forum meeting, there is another bunch of advice notes ready to be published see below. Please take note – be aware of a scam currently working its’ way over from North Lincs. – a white van man who promises to sanitise and disinfect your driveway and buildings with a Covid 19 […]

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Crime Commissioner blog – update from Keith Hunter

I have been asked to share the following, please would you share with your network: The Police and Crime Commissioner is writing a regular BLOG to update our communities and partners about what the Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner and the Commissioner himself are doing during this lockdown period to ensure vital services […]

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Advice for any business owners who are readers of this blog

I have been asked to forward this advice on to anyone who is a business owner. This is not government advice, but goes out to retail outlets from their national group. It explains a few things in a more simple format than many of the “official” sources that use jargon and acronyms, which can often […]

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FRAUD FORUM – VIRTUAL MEETING ON THURSDAY

The members of the N.E. Lincs Fraud Forum will be holding a virtual meeting on Thursday afternoon. As a member, I can ask questions under any other business if anyone has any burning issues from themselves, relatives, or friends, in regards to local scams etc. If you have a question for me to put before […]

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ARE YOU HELPING THE SCAMMERS WITHOUT KNOWING IT ?

SOCIAL MEDIA – FREELY GIVEN INFORMATION. We’re in lockdown, I’m bored, let’s fill in one of these fun surveys, so how many brothers and sisters have you got, where were you born, what was your first house number and street, tell me lots of little details about yourself ? You have now given anyone who […]

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COVID 19 – ROGUE HOME TESTING KITS !!

The National Fraud Squad are re-issuing warnings to all those who may believe that there is a home Covid – 19 testing kit available and for sale to the general public. This is the worst current scam and is totally wrong. No such kit for home use exists, and many, many people have sent money […]

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What does a return to normality mean?

WHAT IS NORMAL ? The lockdown seems to be continuing for at least 3 to 4 more weeks. Most sensible people are abIding by the rules, and will help to eventually alLow all of us to return to normal. However, what IS normal? Will normalĀ  – be getting all lost wages back from redundancy, or […]