Safeguarding news and views

Read safeguarding news and views from the National Safeguarding Team.
  1. Safeguarding statement from the Church of England.

    Church of England statement on IICSA’s Child Migration Report

    01/03/2018

    A statement from the Church of England on IICSA’s Child Migration Report.

  2. Safeguarding statement from the Church of England.

    Safeguarding presentation at General Synod

    12/02/2018

    NEWS / The Bishop of Bath and Wells, Peter Hancock, the Church of England’s lead safeguarding bishop addressed February’s Synod on national developments and the Church’s preparation for the Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse, IICSA.

  3. Safeguarding statement from the Church of England.

    Statement on Bishop George Bell case: Bishop Peter Hancock

    31/01/2018

    NEWS / Statement on Bishop George Bell case

  4. Safeguarding statement from the Church of England.

    Statement on Bishop George Bell case: National Safeguarding Team

    31/01/2018

    NEWS / Statement from National Safeguarding Team on Bishop Bell case

  5. Safeguarding statement from the Church of England.

    Statement from lead safeguarding bishop on IICSA hearing

    30/01/2018

    NEWS / "IICSA has announced today further details of the investigation into the Anglican Church in England and Wales, focusing on the Chichester case study, with the first public hearing in March.

  6. Safeguarding statement from the Church of England.

    IICSA preliminary hearing

    26/01/2018

    NEWS / The Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse’s (IICSA) next preliminary hearing into the Anglican church investigation will be heard on Tuesday January 30.

  7. Safeguarding statement from the Church of England.

    Publication of Bishop George Bell independent review

    15/12/2017

    The Church of England’s National Safeguarding Team (NST,) has today published the key findings and recommendations, along with the full report, from the independent review into the processes used in the Bishop George Bell case.

  8. Safeguarding statement from the Church of England.

    Timing of publication of independent review of the processes used in the Bishop George Bell case

    20/11/2017

    NEWS / Timing of publication of independent review of the processes used in the Bishop George Bell case

     
  9. Safeguarding statement from the Church of England.

    Statement from Archbishop of York, Dr John Sentamu and Bishop of Chester, Dr Peter Forster

    17/10/2017

    NEWS / Statement from Archbishop of York, Dr John Sentamu and Bishop of Chester. Dr Peter Forster.