As part of the Christian Church living in the spirit of the Gospel, we are committed to protect and care for everyone in the church community, and especially children, young people and adults at risk.

We are committed to :

  • Promoting a safer environment and culture;
  • Safely recruiting and supporting all those with any responsibility related to children, young people and vulnerable adults within the Church;
  • Responding promptly to every safeguarding concern or allegation;
  • Caring pastorally for victims/survivors of abuse and other affected persons;
  • Caring pastorally for those who are the subject of concerns or allegations of abuse and other affected persons.
  • Responding to those that may pose a present risk to others.


Our Parish Safeguarding Officer is Jane Armitage and she can be contacted
on 01789 297652

The Diocesan Safeguarding Team can be contacted on 02476 521345

The PCC has adopted the 'Promoting a Safer Church' policy of the Church of England

A copy of our full Safeguarding Policy can be downloaded here