St Cuthbert's Church is committed to the safeguarding of children, young people and adults. 

We follow the House of Bishops’ guidance and policies.   shows the full policy, which is updated as necessary, discussed and approved by the PCC every year.

We have our own Parish Safeguarding Officer (PSO) - 

Sue Fleury.   Tel: 07985 108708.  Email: [email protected]

The Diocese of Durham's safeguarding page: contains vital links and information including contacts for the Diocesan Safeguarding Adviser (DSA), Beth Miller who advises PSOs. If you are concerned that a child or adult has been harmed or may be at risk of harm please contact the DSA -

Beth Miller.   Tel: 07968 034075.   Email: [email protected]

If you have immediate concerns about the safety of someone, please contact the police or Durham County Council Social Care Team on 03000 267979.