Church of England Diocese of Durham High Spen and Rowlands Gill


The Parochial Church Council of St Barnabas Church, Rowlands Gill,  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. A full text can be found on the next page.

To discuss safeguarding concerns relating to St Barnabas, Rowlands Gill, please contact either :

*  The Parish Safeguarding Officer, Linda Matthews, on 01207 543079, email [email protected]

  * The Parochial Church Council Chairperson, Peter Turner on 01207 542120, email [email protected]  

Concerns can also be raised with the Diocesan Safeguarding Advisor, Mrs Beth Miller - she can be contacted as follows:

address: Cuthbert House, Stonebridge, Durham DH1 3RY

email: [email protected] or [email protected]

mobile: 07968 034075 

For further information please also see the Diocese of Durham safeguarding pages: 

The Parish Safeguarding Policy can be found in full on the following page.