Safeguarding related articles

  1. 16/05/2019

    STATEMENT / Bishop of Lincoln

  2. 27/07/2018

    NEWS / A transcript of the oral closing submission from the Archbishops' Council for the Peter Ball case study as part if the Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse (IICSA) on 27 July 2018.

  3. 26/04/2019

    STATEMENT / BBC Panorama this Monday (April 29) will feature interviews with survivors of church-related abuse in a programme entitled 'Scandal in the Church of England'.

  4. 07/01/2020

    The BBC has confirmed it is screening a documentary on the Peter Ball case.

  5. 18/09/2018

    NEWS / Meg Munn, former MP and Government Minister, with a professional background in child and adult safeguarding issues, has been appointed as the first independent chair of the Church of England’s National Safeguarding Panel, (NSP).

  6. 06/06/2018

    NEWS / IICSA has announced today further details into the Peter Ball hearing to be held July 23-27 2018.

  7. 05/06/2018

    The National Safeguarding Team has commissioned the Social Care Institute for Excellence (SCIE) to help improve how the Church treats people who have been abused or are at risk of harm.

  8. 22/05/2019

    NEWS / His Hon David Pearl has been appointed by the National Safeguarding Team as chair of the independent lessons learnt review into the Whitsey case.

  9. 24/01/2019

    STATEMENT / Statement issued by the National Safeguarding Team. 

  10. 02/01/2019

    The Church of England has published today new House of Bishops’ guidance on reporting safeguarding and other Serious Incidents to the Charity Commission. This is the first time the Church of England has produced Charity Commission approved guidance.