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New Safeguarding Independent Chair appointed

New Safeguarding Independent Chair appointed 13 Aug 2019

​The Bishop of Worcester has appointed Geoff Taylor-Smith as the new Independent Chair of the Diocesan Safeguarding Advisory Panel.

Geoff will work closely with our Diocesan Safeguarding Advisers as well as other external bodies to ensure safeguarding in the diocese is as effective as possible and subject to robust and independent scrutiny.The Chair of the Safeguarding Advisory Panel acts as a critical friend to the diocesan safeguarding team. The Panel provides challenge to all those with responsibility for ensuring good safeguarding and protection practice in the diocese.The appointment of an Independent Chair demonstrates the commitment of the Church to ensuring that safeguarding is handled in a transparent and professional way.Geoff is the Head of Children and Families for the ... more

Funding to create biodiversity areas in Kempsey & Norton

St James the Great in Norton 8 Aug 2019

Churches in Norton and Kempsey are planning to create biodiversity areas in their churchyards thanks to new funding. more

New Youth and Children's worker at Top Church

Clare Soar 6 Aug 2019

Clare Soar will be working with young people at children in Top Church and the community. more

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Violin Recital for a Summer Afternoonat Great Witley Church

Where: Great Witley Church, Witley Court Estate
When: Saturday 24th August 4pm

Anna Downes on violin and Tony Bridgewater on piano. Free recital with retiring collection.

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