North Yorkshire village gets make over from Community Payback

North Yorkshire village gets make over from Community Payback image

Residents in York have benefited from the work carried out by offenders working on a Community Payback project to help clean footpaths in Askham Bryan. City of York Council recently requested the help of Humberside, Lincolnshire & North Yorkshire Community Rehabilitation Company (HLNY CRC) to carry out a Community Payback project on the area. Offenders…

Preventing people becoming radicalised into extremist violence

Preventing people becoming radicalised into extremist violence image

Prevent aims to develop and implement effective actions that will make local communities safer. This is achieved by the collaborative action of partners. Although there is no specific threat to Humberside, Lincolnshire and North Yorkshire it is important that everyone remains alert and aware of their surroundings. Together we can fight terrorism and make our…

Our inclusive culture pledge 2018

Our inclusive culture pledge 2018 image

The Humberside Lincolnshire & North Yorkshire Community Rehabilitation Company (CGM CRC) has signed up to an Inclusive Culture pledge. This initiative, run and supported by Equality Works Ltd (EW Group), asks organisations to focus on improving equality and diversity over the course of 2018.EW Group will support organisations who have signed the pledge with free…

Offenders give a community centre first makeover in more than 25 years

Offenders give a community centre first makeover in more than 25 years image

Volunteers, Centre Committee and Byram Parish Council have praised offenders on Community Payback for their work on the renovation of the Anne Sharpe Community Centre. The Anne Sharpe Community Centre recently requested the help of HLNY CRC to carry out a Community Payback project at the centre which hasn’t been painted for almost 25 years.…

Offenders plant 55,000 crocus bulbs in York

Offenders plant 55,000 crocus bulbs in York image

Offenders working on a Community Payback project in York have been praised for their work to help the city in the Yorkshire in bloom awards after planting thousands of crocus bulbs. Foxwood Residents Association recently requested the help of HLNY CRC to carry out a Community Payback project in the area. Offenders, spent many hours…

Offenders praised by Mental Health Support

Offenders praised by Mental Health Support image

Mental Health Support in Hambleton and Richmondshire has praised offenders working on Community Payback for their help in clearing its gardens in Northallerton. Mental Health Support (MHS) recently requested the help of HLNY CRC to carry out a Community Payback project in its gardens to clear old plant beds and replace them with raised beds…

Community Payback praised for helping Boston win gold bloom award

Community Payback praised for helping Boston win gold bloom award image

Service users on Community Payback have been praised for helping Boston win gold for the third year running, in this year’s East Midlands in Bloom large town category. Alison Fairman, chairman of Boston in Bloom Partnership said: “I would like to take this opportunity to thank Nigel Harris, Dave Hardy and the Community Payback team…

Offenders praised for Ground Force work on community gardening treasure

Offenders praised for Ground Force work on community gardening treasure image

  Allotment owners in York have praised offenders working on a Community Payback project to help refurbish the gardens on a key community facility in Heworth. Hempland Lane Allotments Society recently requested the help of Humberside, Lincolnshire & North Yorkshire Community Rehabilitation Company (HLNY CRC) to carry out a Community Payback project on the allotments.…

Gavin raising cash for the homeless

Gavin raising cash for the homeless image

Gavin Carter is sleeping rough tomorrow night to help raise awareness and cash for a charity dedicated to supporting homeless people in Merseyside. He will be bedding down for the night in a cardboard box under a plastic sheet outside Liverpool’s St James’ Cathedral. Gavin, head of service delivery at the Professional Services Centre (PSC),…

Congratulations to our award winners

Congratulations to our award winners image

Dave Hardy and Mark Childs from HLNY and Sarah Hughes from West Yorkshire CRC were named winners in the Interserve group divisional awards last week and will now progress to the Interserve Group Award finals, which are being hosted in November at the Tower of London. Our annual awards 2017 reflect our company-wide commitment to…