Church of the Martyrs is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, vulnerable adults and all people.

If you have any safeguarding concerns you can contact:

Our Child Safeguarding

          Our Vulnerable Adults
 Pete    Katherine
Pete Coopey
(tel: 0116 2387828)
  Katherine Hawker
(tel: 0116 261 9693)
Child Safeguarding Policy   Adult Safeguarding Policy

Any of our clergy will also be pleased to speak to you about any safeguarding matters.

    Vicar – Currently vacant (tel)
    Curate – Revd Gareth Hutchinson (tel: 07739585150)

If you believe a child or adult is in immediate danger you should contact the police immediately (tel: 999).

At Church of the Martyrs we hold to the following key principles for safeguarding:

  • We should strive to be a church where those who have been hurt by abuse find compassion and people ready to travel patiently alongside them.
  • We should strive to be a church where those who commit abuse are called to face human justice, hear God’s word of judgement and repent and believe the good news.
  • We should strive to be a church where all people are welcomed into open and secure communities that make known Christ’s reconciling peace.

Click here for additional information about safeguarding and the Diocesan Safeguarding Team.


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2019 Dates
April 13th & 27th
May 11th
May 25th Cancelled
June 8th & 22nd
July 6th

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