Safeguarding Committee

The Safeguarding Committee is governed by a Terms of Reference which states:

The purpose of this Committee of the Trustees is to support, assist and advise the Diocesan Trustees in discharging its duties in relation to safeguarding, in accordance with the Trustees’ legal and regulatory duties, Trust Deed, Canon Law of the Catholic Church, Charity Commission guidance, and to operate within the standards, policies and procedures of the Catholic Safeguarding Standards Agency. Please click here to view our Terms of Reference.

Committee Members

Rt Rev Bishop John Arnold

Peter Fahy (Chair)

Mike Devlin

Edward Nally

Fr Christopher Dawson

Canon Michael Cooke


Jenny Clayton

Hannah Howard

Rachel McGee

Pauline Morgan

Simon Smith