Councillor Neil Hendy

Party: Labour

Ward: Efford and Lipson

Other councillors representing this Ward:

Contact information

Phone:  01752 563499


Bus. mobile:  07887057407

Committee appointments

Terms of Office

  • 26/05/2014 - 25/05/2018
  • 08/05/2018 -

Appointments to outside bodies

Additional Information





Community Grants 2020/21


May- 20



To support vulnerable residents during the Coronavirus outbreak - running costs associated with deliveries and fuel costs.










Community Grants 2019/20


Jun - 19

Freedom Youth Project. Project which helps young people to communicate.


Plymouth Pride 2019 Crowdfunder. http://https//


Jan- 20


Funding for equipment and social action project to develop community appreciation and reduce anti-social behaviour, as well as empowering young people and providing them with a safe space in the community.


Feb - 20


To contribute towards improving the facilities within the church which helps the community. Providing a community kitchen as well as improving the facilities for the mother and toddler group. Providing a safe place to bring the community together, young and old.


March - 20


To support the VE Celebrations within the ward. To give the opportunity for the older and younger generations to get together whist remembering the sacrifices that were made.


To help fund H.M.S Royal Navy Band to perform in Jersey. Representing our City of Plymouth in front of dignitaries. Showing the City and raising the profile of the band as a whole in order to foster good relations with the wider public and community of Plymouth for the joy of everyone.


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Community Grants Scheme 2018/19



Equipment for South East Youth Forum helping build self-confidence, esteem and work as a team to realise their aspirations


To help MIND promote suicide awareness with young men.




Dash of Silver Male Cancer Awareness Charity. This charity provides Dash Care Packs to patients undergoing treatment, they also run a cancer support group Dashnet to help patients undergoing treatment for cancer. This donation will benefit the whole of the City helping towards giving patients the best possible care that they deserve




Donation to Clean Our Patch - Community litter pickers for a gazebo to be used across the City to educate communities.


To donate towards necessary equipment for an Art project working alongside the South East Youth Forum for all of the community to get involved with.




To place a defibrillator outside Efford Youth Club, Blandford Road for the community to access.


To donate towards the Merchant Navy new Memorial Fund


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Community Grants Scheme 2017/18



To support the youth group to help continue the deliverance of great projects. This will include cooking sessions, new activities and renewal of equipment. Including Christmas party and a contribution to our volunteer budget. Mutley Greenbank Trust.




Efford Marsh Nature Reserve Improvements. This funding will improve the nature reserve which benefits the whole community to improve their quality of life, understanding of nature and to improve their knowledge of their surroundings, this will also be beneficial to the school children within the ward for their outside lessons.




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Community Grant Scheme 2016 to 2017



Camping equipment for new youth camp


Contribution to the Plymouth Drake Foundation


Decking for the community allotment and outdoor classroom to be used by the school and community for lessons etc


Drake FC


Efford Marsh


Freedom Young Parents Group for young people aged 14 to 21 to develop skills, new friendships & to build support and resilience to become successful parents and to eventually run the group themselves


Support for Drake United who offer football to young people in the Efford area


To encourage various youth groups to get back to nature through Stone Soup.  Joint application with Cllr Rennie £250, Cllr Dann £250,  Cllr Aspinall £250, Cllr Murphy £250


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Community Grant Scheme 2015 to 2016

Support of local youth project to help young people – Mutley Greenbank Trust (joint application with Councillors Murphy £250, Vincent £250, Aspinall £250, Dann £250, Rennie £250 & Singh £250)


Training equipment for Friary Mill Football Club (joint application with Councillors Murphy £200 & Vincent £200)


Equipment for Lipson Co-operative Academy Table Tennis Club (joint application with Councillors Murphy £200 & Vincent £200)


Bluebell and trees for Efford Valley (joint application from Councillors Murphy £386 & Vincent £386.38)


Trees for the Efford & Lipson Ward (joint application with Councillors Murphy £2464 & Vincent £2463.62)







Community Grant Scheme 2014 to 2015

Wild English Bluebells to be planted at Pike Road (joint application with Councillors Murphy £454.50 & Vincent £454.50)


Chicken coop and run for Laira Green School (joint application with Councillors Murphy £170 & Vincent £165)