The Catholic Church is committed to the welfare of its children, young people and vulnerable adults to ensure that they have peace of mind, and that they will be cared for and loved by their Christian community.  The Church, and individual members of it, undertake to do all in their power to create a safe environment for children or vulnerable adults who might be vulnerable to abuse physically, sexually, emotionally or spiritually.

At Parish level, this responsibility includes responding to and reporting any concerns and facilitating the Disclosure procedure.

Our representatives to contact in case of concerns are:
Our Lady of Ransom: Wendy Goodman 07973 186098 email
James Hopkins: email
St Agnes: Freda & Terry Swales 07709 988745 email
St Gregory’s: Alison Parsons 07732 714486 email
Diocesan Safeguarding Officer: Philip Wright 01273 241203

For matters relating to the Disclosure and Barring Service applications and documentation, please contact: Wendy Goodman Tel: 01323 365633 or 07973 186098, or