We take safeguarding very seriously and follow diocesan guidelines

Benefice Safeguarding Policy can be read here:

joint-pcc-safeguarding-policy-2016 (1) Benefice copy updated November 2018

Safeguarding is a priority. We are committed to following government, Church of England and diocesan guidelines on safeguarding children and vulnerable adults and good working practice, including safer recruitment of volunteers and paid workers.

Those who work with children and vulnerable adults are required to be DBS checked and undergo safeguarding training.

If you have any concerns regarding the safety or welfare of a child or vulnerable adult, you can speak to:

The Safeguarding Officer Joy Bond 01604 948040

The Rector: Revd Jackie Buck 01933 631232
Diocesan Safeguarding Advisor: Bev Huff  01733 887040 (direct line)

They have been appointed by the Peterborough Diocese to respond to any safeguarding concerns.

Who to Contact if you are worried about a child or adult
If a child or adult is in immediate danger, or a child is left alone or missing,
you should contact the police directly and/or an ambulance using 999.

CHILDREN Contact Number
Report a concern 01733 864170
Out of Hours 01733 234724
Report a concern 01733 747474
Out of hours 01733 234724
POLICE 24hrs 101

CHILDREN Contact Number or e-mail
Report a concern

0300 126 1000, or online, e mail from this link
Out of hours 01604 626938
Report a Concern Online only:

Out of Hours 01604 626938
POLICE 24hrs 101

CHILDREN Contact Number
Report a Concern Online or 01572 758 407 or emailing:

Out of Hours (Emergency) 0116 305 0005
Report a Concern Online or 01572 758 341
POLICE 24hrs 101
Diocesan Safeguarding Adviser
01733 887000