Please email if you have any concerns around the welfare of a child, young person or vulnerable adult. If you would prefer to phone, then please call the Benefice office on 01677 937 124.

The parish safeguarding officer for each of the Parishes in the Lower Wensleydale Benefice is Gill Bartram. Gill can be contacted via or through calling on 01677 424 517.

Each of the Churchwardens can also be contacted if you have any concerns;

Crakehall Gilly Bartram 01677 424 517
Myra Shield 01677 427 970
Finghall Marjorie Blake 01677 450 896
Hauxwell Rosi & Dyno Keatinge 01969 623 416
Hornby Vacant
Patrick Brompton Alistair Clark 01677 450 414
Spennithorne Margaret Crocker 01969 625 479
Norma Croft 01969 624 077

The parish’s safeguarding statement can be viewed here

The Church of England’s Policy Statement can be viewed here

The Safeguarding section of the website of the Diocese of Leeds, which includes emergency contact advice, can be accessed here