Safeguarding Children and Vulnerable Adults

Morpeth Parish supports wholeheartedly TOWARDS A SAFER CHURCH

Alternatively to make a direct referral or seek advice contact The Newcastle Diocese Safeguarding Adviser, Carol Butler 07825 167016 Email:

Safeguarding in your Parish – Who’s who?

The Ministry Team
Rector Revd. Simon White
Revd. Jeremy Cooper
Revd. Paul Rusby
Revd. Elizabeth Brown
Contact Numbers
01670 517716
01670 511593
07719 920061
07768 075803
The churchwardens
Mr Michael Daws
Prof Robert Young
Ms Sarah Wylie
Mr Jonathan Richardson:
Contact Numbers
01670 515128
01670 511407
01670 503326
07511 037660
The Parish Safeguarding Officer
Mrs Pauline Young
The Responsible Caring Group
Mrs. Kathryn Brown
Revd. Paul Rusby
Mrs. Anne English 
Mr. Nick Stratford
Contact Numbers
07779 132452

07914 394919
07719 920061
07749 842496
01670 518790
Mrs. Harriet Gilfillan
Mrs. Janet Hedley
Mrs. Val Cowan
Contact Numbers
01670 513181
01670 510311
07736 108771
Hall managers & bookers Parish Office
Mrs. Lindsey Collings
Mrs. Kathleen Simpson
Contact Number
01670 503326
(Mon-Fri, 9:30-12:30)
Community Spaces
Mrs. Kathryn Brown
Contact Number

07914 394919

Who will you talk to if you observe or are told of Safeguarding concerns?
The Parish Safeguarding Officers or any of the above

More sources for help and information:-


Parish Safeguarding Policies:

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Safeguarding Policy
Dignity at Work Policy and Procedures
Safeguarding Children & Vulnerable adults
Complaints Policy
Whistle-Blowing Policy