People's Panel Newsletters

You can find the latest newsletter from the People's Panel below.

We are looking for People's Panel members to feature in our newsletter. If you have something you want to say or work for a local charity and want to highlight the good work that it does, please contact us.

We are also looking for new partners to work with - whether you want to ask the panel questions, sponsor a panel survey, donate a prize or promote your charity or business, please email or telephone 01482 300 300.


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People's Panel Summer 2017 Newsletter

Summer’s here! Welcome to the latest edition of the People’s Panel newsletter. Don't forget to complete the current People's Panel survey - 

Access the People's Panel survey

Please send this to all of your networks.

Completed surveys will be entered into a prize draw to win up to £250 in shopping vouchers, plus, we have 3 special Hull New Theatre and City Hall Extras memberships to give away.

New Enterprise Research Panel launched

Hull City Council has launched a new way for organisations in the area to have their say, and to influence decisions locally and is open to all organisations with an interest in the local area, regardless of size, constitution or sector – large, small, private, public, charity or social enterprise.

Access the Enterprise Panel survey

The panel will ensure the views of local organisations are taken into account in local decision-making and help formulate a cohesive local view on business matters,  particularly in response to government policy and consultations.

Members will receive results of all survey as well as a range of customer insight tools including national and local statistics, mapping and support from the Enterprise Panel and Enterprise Support teams.  We will also keep you up to date with other services provided by Hull City Council and partners, including access to a grants and funds as and when they are available.

Members can also take advantage of marketing and sponsorship opportunities with the People’s Panel.

Find out more about the People's Panel

The Enterprise Panel is confidential with all results reported anonymously. Your details are not shared with anyone else.

You said… in the December/ January survey

In this survey, 82% of you told us felt we should increase council tax or keep it the same to help fund local services.

Access the results

You said… in the March /April survey

In this survey you told us what you think about the disruption and the orange barriers during the regeneration work in the city centre and your pride in your city.

Access the results

You said about…Pearson Park and Queens Gardens

Hull City Council has been working on the refurbishment of Pearson Park, wants to restore Queens Gardens to their former glory -

Sea of Hull – help us raise money to complete the set

Ferens Art Gallery and Friends of the Ferens need to raise £16,000 to buy a fourth Sea of Hull piece for the city to keep forever.

Hull’s strategy for sport and physical activity

The Active Hull strategy comes to an end in the new year. We want to understand what did and did not work, what impact you thought it had and how we shape a new strategy.

Visit here to tell us what you think

Your Hull – Capture it – We want your photos of Hull

Have you got a great photo of Hull? Hull City Council is looking for pictures to go on the website homepage 

Post your pictures to our Facebook page page. Happy snapping! 

Access the Your Hull Capture it Facebook Page

Love Your Lungs

The British Lung Foundation have teamed up with NHS Hull CCG, Hull City Council and other local partners, to find people living with undiagnosed Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD). Come to a Love your lungs screening event.

Find out more on the Hull Clinical Commissioing Group website

Recycle in the right bin

Over 4,000 tonnes of the blue bin contents cannot be recycled, costing over £600,000. We think this money could be better spent supporting other key services.

Find out what can and cannot be recycled in your blue bin


NHS Hull CCG Annual General Meeting 2016-17

NHS Hull Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) would like to invite you to join them for their Annual General Meeting (AGM) on 28 June 2017. Find out more about local healthcare and put pose your questions to the board.

Find out more on the CCG Facebook Page

Hull Training and Adult Education free courses

There are lots of free and low cost short courses on offer - learn new skills for work, develop your creativity, turn a hobby into an income stream, or participate in learning activities with your children.

Access the Hull Training website for further information 

Hull CCG and Fire Service have health and wellbeing all wrapped up

Humberside Fire and Rescue Service (HFRS) and NHS Hull Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) unveiled their new 'Five Ways to Wellbeing' fire engine to promote the simple steps everyone can take to feel healthier, happier and more resilient.

Find out more on the Hull Clinical Commissioing Group website 

Support Hull and East Yorkshire Smile Foundation

East Yorkshire’s Biggest Half Marathon, plus Fast Cat Family Fun Run Sunday 25th June 2017 are set to attract record numbers.

Sign up online

Find out more on the smile foundation website

Get Active In Your Local Park for free

When did you last visit your local park? Register for Hull Park's kit library, and borrow sport and play equipment for free or come to our free walks.

Find out more about Parks in Hull

Free skateboarding sessions with qualified instructors

At skate parks across the city in June. Age 5 years upward - boards and safety equipment provided. 

Find out more on the 'Try It' web page

Report Anti-social Behaviour

The Neighbourhood Nuisance Team works hard in your area to ensure you feel safe.

Find out more about Antisocial behaviour

Hull 4 Heroes - show local veterans we are proud of them!

Some ex-servicemen and women return from active duty with physical or psychological injuries, and find the transition to civilian life difficult, often ending up on the streets. Hull 4 Heroes aims to provide affordable housing to local veterans in need.

Contact the team, call 07903 820694 or email:

Find out more on the hull 4 heroes website

Win Hull New Theatre and Hull City Hall New 'Extras' membership

Want 24-hour priority booking on selected shows; discounts on selected shows; exclusive Extras member events and backstage tours? Extras membership starts from just £40 per year.

Make sure you complete the People's Panel survey to be entered into the prize draw to win Extras membership.

Access the People's Panel survey

Find out more about the Hull Theatres and Halls Extras Membership scheme

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Previous Editions

You can find previous editions of the People's Panel newsletter below -