We are committed to Safeguarding children and young people and vulnerable adults. The PCC has adopted the Church of England’s policies and best practice on safeguarding which may be found on the Church of England’s website:, or on the Safeguarding pages of the Chelmsford Diocese: 

See below for our Safeguarding Guidelines and our Parish Safeguarding Representatives:


Our Safeguarding Policy and Guidelines for working with Children and Young People and for running a group or event.

Safeguarding Policy

Livestreaming Guidelines

Guidelines for keeping our Children and Young People safe (also as Word document)

Guidelines for running a Group or Event (also as Word document)

Domestic Abuse Policy

Recruitment of Ex-Offenders Policy

Equal Opportunities Policy

Our Parish Safeguarding Representative (PSR):

Kathryn Bennett: 01799 521 773 –

For other contact details please see appendix 1 in the above 'Guidelines for keeping our children and young people safe'.

Data Protection

GDPR – General Data Protection Regulation came into effect on 25th May 2018.

Please see our Data Privacy Notice

Consent: if you are on the Electoral Roll or in the Stewardship (planned giving) scheme, the church’s legitimate interests permit us to contact you to inform you of all church activities. If you are not on the Electoral Roll or Stewardship scheme and wish to be kept in touch with all church events, please download our Data Processing Consent Form (also as a Word doc)