Church of England Diocese of Southwell & Nottingham Walkeringham

St Mary Magdalene, Walkeringham

CHURCH CLOSED

Walkeringham Parish Church is currently closed. But you are welcome to join us for services at one of the other churches across the Oswaldbeck Benefice. 

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Across the Oswaldbeck Benefice, there are no in-church services on Sundays or Wednesdays. However, other churches are open for private worship. If you're going into a church, everyone is urged to be exceptionally cautious. Please remember:

· go only with those in your household or support bubble

· wear a face mask or covering

· use the sanitising gel on arrival and departure

· use the NHS Test & Trace QR code

· sign the register

· if wishing to light a votive candle in memory of a loved one, bring your own lighter or matches.

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Within our own Diocese, Bishop Paul and Sarah have produced a series of morning briefings. 

If you have missed any of the previous ones, you can find them all here:

https://southwell.anglican.org/start-the-day-with-bishop-paul-and-sarah/

SAFEGUARDING

The parish of Walkeringham is committed to the safeguarding of children, young people and adults. We follow the House of Bishop's guidance and policies and have our own Parish Safeguarding Officer(s), PSOs. The Diocese of Southwell & Nottingham’s safeguarding pages contains vital links and information including contacts for the Diocesan Safeguarding Adviser (DSA) who advise our PSOs. If you are concerned that a child or adult has been harmed or may be at risk of harm please contact the DSA. If you have immediate concerns about the safety of someone, please contact the police and your local authority Children or Adults Services."

Ensuring that children and young people, as well as adults, are kept safe whilst in our care is an integral part of our church life. If you have any concerns about safeguarding please contact:

In the Parish: Hugo Dunkley, Parish Safeguarding Co-ordinator, 01777 816003

In the Diocese: 01636 817200 during working hours. For non-urgent advice and queries, e-mail the safeguarding team at [email protected]

Out of Hours for Children & Adults: Nottinghamshire: 0300 456 4546

If you have an immediate or emergency safeguarding concern, contact the Police on 999 or statutory agencies for:

A child or vulnerable adult in Nottinghamshire – MASH (Multi-Agency Safeguarding Hub) 0300 500 8080

A child in Nottingham City – Child & Families Direct 0115 876 4800

A vulnerable adult in Nottingham City – 0300 131 0300 (Out of hours Duty team 0300 456 4546)

Get in touch

Peter Harrison

1 The Beeches Station Road Walkeringham