Be safe - all about safeguarding at St James
The Parochial Church Council of St James Church Burnopfield and Dipton is committed to creating and maintaining a safe and nurturing environment for everyone, especially for children, young people and vulnerable adults.
It has adopted and approved the Church of England policy for promoting a safer church. This policy deals with all aspects of safeguarding children and vulnerable adults.
To discuss any safeguarding concerns relating to St James Church Burnopfield and Dipton please contact either:
The Parish Safeguarding Officers
Norma Brown 01207 272401 email [email protected]
Pam Martin 01207 270372 email [email protected]
The Parish Priest
Rev Dr Andrew Miller on 01207 270261 email [email protected].
Concerns can also be raised with the Diocesan Safeguarding Advisor, Mrs Beth Miller who can be contacted as follows:
Address: Cuthbert House, Stonebridge, Durham, DH1 3RY
Mobile: 07968 034075
For further information please also see the Diocese of Durham safeguarding pages
The Diocese of Durham Safeguarding Policy can be found at
Durham Social Care Direct: 03000 267 979
If there is an immediate risk of danger contact the Police on 101