We are committed to ensuring that this is a safe place for everyone and take the safeguarding of children and vulnerable adults very seriously. We adhere to safeguarding rules laid down by the Church of England and the Diocese of Carlisle.

Any safeguarding concerns can be addressed to our Safeguarding Officer, Kathryn Pym. She can be contacted by emailing

Other Contacts

Diocesan Safeguarding Adviser

You can contact the Diocesan Safeguarding Adviser, Charles Proctor,  07458 016884

Charles works on a part-time basis checking both emails and phone calls at least daily.

Further details about Diocesan Safeguarding can be found here.

If you believe a child be at immediate risk, you must contact Cumbria Childrens Services using the 24 hour number below, or the police.

Cumbria County Council Children’s Services

The multi-agency safeguarding hub or an out of hours social worker can be contacted on: 0333 240 1727

Urgent concerns about vulnerable adults should be referred to your local District Adult Social Care office 0300 303 2704 or the Emergency Duty Team: 01228 526690 out of normal office hours.

Safeguarding Policy

Other Information

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