Coming Up, Courses - May 07 - Free Security Training
Chamber Training is offering a free 4 day training course in security.
If you are unemployed, over 18 and live in HU1-HU9 postcode areas, this
training is available to you.
Following your training, you could work as a:
Site Guard ,
The course will start in May, and free lunches will be provided.
For more information,
Coming Up, Conferences - Wednesday 16th May 07 - Commissioning Children's Services Conference At Government Office, Leeds
This event aims to improve third sector commissioning in children's services
and is jointly organised by the Yorkshire Regional group of the
National Council for Child Care Voluntary Organisations (NCVCCO),
and VCS Engage and Government Office for Yorkshire and the Humber (GOYH)
Alongside presentations from key note speakers Helen McMullenRead more...
Coming Up, Courses - Saturday 28th April 07 - Introduction to Camcorders And Film -Editing At Lonsdale Community Centre 12 - 3 pm
Would you like to make your own film?
Make a promotional video for a group or project?
Improve your holiday videos?
Places are available now on a fun, free 8 week course to learn all the skills you need.
The course will take place at Lonsdale Community Centre, Lonsdale Street,
Anlaby Road on Saturday afternoons 12-3pm, starting from April 28th.
The course is open
Coming Up, Funding - Saturday 28th April 07 - HCVYS Funding Fair At Spring Bank Community Centre 10am-4pm
Do you work with children and/or young people?
Would you like to find out more about funding for your work?
Hull Council for Voluntary Youth Services is holding a funding fair,
where you can find out more about potential sources of funding for your work
with children and young people.
There will be stands and presentations from The Big Lottery Fund, Read more...
Coming Up - Saturday 28th April 07 - Sankofa Sunsplash Festival At Queens Gardens and Queen Victoria Square 12 Noon
Sankofa Sunsplash will be a celebration of African and African Caribbean culture -
arts, dance, music, food, and performance in Hull's Queens Gardens this summer.
There will also be music and dance in the multicoloured ColourDome stage in
Queen Victoria Square.
Put the date in your diary. You can just come along and enjoy the day, but if
you'd like a free space
Coming Up, Media - Friday 27th April 07 - Protest For Hull Screen 6.45pm Onwards
Hull Screen is in danger of being reduced shortly to a three day week (see article
Many suspect this is a prelude to getting rid of it altogether. Hull needs an independent 'art house' cinema - after all many other cities, for example Sheffield, has a thriving one.
Why should Hull lack
Coming Up - Sunday 29th April 07 - Elephant Micah, Vollmar And Val Marshall At The Adelphi
Elephant Micah is from Indiana USA, a highly rated cult singer in the vein
of a rural Neil Young. Low - fi acoustic visionary Americana folk.
Vollmar, another Indiana act from the USA, and his latest album Okay
is a classic slice of desperate Americana. It's far more than ok.
Val Marshall, Hull's well known folk troubadour.
Has a strong local following so
Coming Up, - Saturday 28th April 07 - The Big Bounce At Hull University Sports Centre 2pm - 5 pm
Caudwell Children (formerly The Caudwell Charity) invite you along to a fantastic
inclusive family fun event -The Big Bounce.
The afternoon is part of the National Bounce Campaign that encourages everybody to
get active and have fun. (Something I'm sure you agree is very important to children today).
This FREE event is
Coming Up - Friday 27th April 07 - Trench, Xmas Lights And Franks At The Adelphi 8.30pm
Trench call into Hull halfway through their Burn The Infirm short European stagger.
Already Plymouth and Sheffield have been twonked, next up, their hometown call-in,
followed by trips to Edinburgh, London, Estonia, Hamburg, Amsterdam and back to Sheffield.
With four of the ten shows on their self-financed US jamboree also booked, anyone
Coming Up - Thursday 26th April 07 - Music Exchange Featuring HarriWatts Band, Shindigg Acoustic, Val Marshall And Meg Williams Band At Dorchester Hotel, Beverley Road Hull 7.30pm
Music Exchange presents four fantastic bands playing original material from our very
own city of Hull. It may be a long time before these bands are on the same stage together again.
A chance not to be missed.
Doors open 7.15pm, food served 7.30pm till 8.30pm. Live music from 8.30pm til 11pm - ish.
Tickets £3 in advance, £5 on the door INCLUDING FOOD.
Coming Up, Fashion - Friday 27th April 07 - William Wilberforce Fair Trade Fashion Show At Horncastle Building, Hull College 7pm-7.30pm
At the end of this month, students of the Hull School of Art and Design are
holding a Fair Trade Fashion Show in conjunction with Hull City Council.
Tickets cost £15 and include a buffet. To reserve tickets, please
call 01482 598754. Payment can be made by cash, cheque or card.
Please note the dress code for this event is formal wear only - black tie/dress.
Coming Up - April 07 - Help Stop The BNP
The BNP are standing candidates in the Marfleet, Myton and Newington wards
for the Hull City Council elections that take place on Thursday 2nd May.
We are asking all our supporters to help leaflet the houses in these wards.
Together we can beat the BNP and their racist poison. Join us on the following dates
and bring your family and friends along too.
Coming Up, Conferences - Friday 11th May 07 - Making Values Live At The Octagon, Walker Street, Hull 9.30am
Making Values Live is a conference encouraging boldness amongst
voluntary and community sector organisations.
It will share the learning from Living Values, a report funded by Esmee Fairbairn,
and will provide you with practical tools for putting your values into action.
This event will include stimulating discussion on the role of values in the
Coming Up, Courses - Hull CVS Short Courses March - April 07
Hull CVS are holding some short courses over the next two months which could really benefit your organisation.
All courses take place in Room 3, The Goodwin Centre, Icehouse Road and will be
taught by Margaret Stevenson.
Please note that all courses include refreshments, but lunch is not included.
All full day courses cost £66 for those from
Coming Up, Health - New Free NHS Stop Smoking Service
A free service is now available for smokers who wish to break the habit.
It will be taking place at the Portland Hotel in Hull city centre (next to the
City Hall) every Monday from 11.30am to 2pm. Smokers who are ready to quit can pop
in at any time to get the help they need.
The programme lasts for 6 weeks, for approximately 15 minutes per session
Are you interested in learning and the power of words to influence and motivate?
Do you work with people who are trying to change their lives?
Or would you just like a more useful understanding of yourself and why you do what you do?
Volcom's NLP Practitioner Course starts this month, and is a great
Coming Up, Band Dates - The Seatbelts - February to May 07
Here's where local 50's and 60's cover band, The Seatbelts will playing in the near future:
Saturday 10th February - Jack Rabbit Slims, Witham, Hull
Saturday 17th February - Nags Head, Newland Avenue, Hull
Saturday 10th March - Ideal Standard Social Club, County Road North, Hull
Saturday 17th March -
Coming Up - February 07 - May 07 - Social Afternoon Activities At The Carers' Centre 1.30pm - 3.30pm
Hull Carers' Centre runs a weekly Tuesday Social Afternoon with the following topics:
13th February - Valentines Day - Couples match up
20th February - Radio Nostalgia with Terry Richards27th February - Aids and Equipment with Phillipa Marriot6th March - The Wonders of Britain - Part 2 with John WhittleRead more...
Coming Up, Band Dates - Band Dates - Punch The Horse Gig Dates - February to May 07
Established in November 1996 in the Hull area, Punch The Horse is a local band playing Irish music. Here's where they be playing in the near future. All pub gigs are free.
Friday 9th FebruaryDurty Nellie's, Hull. 9.15- 12.15
Friday 2nd MarchRed Lion, Driffield. 9 - 11.15
Saturday 10th MarchDurty Nellie's, Hull. 9.15 - 12.15
Friday 16th MarchRead more...