HLNY CRC supports Ripon Walled Garden

HLNY CRC supports Ripon Walled Garden image

Ripon Walled Garden has benefited from the support of Humberside, Lincolnshire & North Yorkshire CRC (HLNY CRC) as offenders working on Community Payback have been delivering unpaid work as volunteers at the social enterprise. Ripon Walled Garden is a Community Link Project based in part of what was once the Bishop’s Palace Garden. The Walled…

Makeover for Bishopthorpe Road, York

Makeover for Bishopthorpe Road, York image

Throughout April and May the Community Payback team at HLNY Community Rehabilitation will be working on conjunction with the City of York Council painting the railings on Bishopthorpe Road. This stretch of road leads straight to the heart of York alongside the length of the race course. The fresh painted railing really will make it…

Cleaning up after the Beast from the East

Cleaning up after the Beast from the East image

Residents in Lincolnshire have praised the work carried out by offenders working on a Community Payback for their work clearing sand from the Mablethorpe seafront. The team from Community Payback had previously worked with Big Local to clear sand from the town’s promenade to much acclaim. However, the Beast from the East wiped out all…

New garden to help attract wildlife to area

New garden to help attract wildlife to area image

Offenders working on Community Payback together with volunteers from two community groups have joined Ground Forces to create a new bog garden at Boston’s Victorian Cemetery in a bid to attract new wildlife to the area. The Friends of Boston Cemetery invited members of the Boston in Bloom Partnership to help design and start the…

Hempland Lane Allotment revisited

Hempland Lane Allotment revisited image

Further to our recent work with the Hempland Lane Allotments Society, York, a team from Community Payback on unpaid work have returned to repair fences blown down in the recent bad weather. Allotment owners in York recently praised offenders working on a Community Payback project to help refurbish the gardens on a key community facility…

Snow problem for Community Payback team

Snow problem for Community Payback team image

As snow began falling across the North of England this week and with the UK set for the heaviest snowfall in years offenders in York, Selby and Acomb were busy clearing pathways of snow. Offenders have been working across the city filling York’s salt and grit bins ahead of the big freeze as part of…

Another satisfied customer

Another satisfied customer image

What a lovely letter from Coun Michael Pavlovic from City of York Council about our work on Hull Road

High praise for ‘a job well done’

High praise for ‘a job well done’ image

Residents in North Yorkshire have praised the work carried out by offenders working on a Community Payback project to help rejuvenate their village hall. Kelfied Hall Institute recently requested the help of Humberside, Lincolnshire & North Yorkshire Community Rehabilitation Company (HLNY CRC) to carry out a Community Payback project on the building. Gill Little, chair…

City of Culture and Community Payback named in Keep Britain Tidy Awards

City of Culture and Community Payback named in Keep Britain Tidy Awards image

Nick Southern, Dave Moore and service users on Community Payback have been celebrating after their work with Hull City Council – the City of Culture – has been named in the Keep Britain Tidy Awards. Out of more than 50 entries the partnership was named as a runner-up in this years’ Partnership Award in recognition…

Clean up on the banks of the River Ouse

Clean up on the banks of the River Ouse image

Villagers in North Yorkshire have praised offenders working on Community Payback for their work in cleaning up the banks of the River Ouse. The parish council approached Humberside, Lincolnshire & North Yorkshire CRC (HLNY CRC), which for delivers Community Payback in North Yorkshire to help with the clean-up. Community Payback in North Yorkshire is managed…