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Holy Trinity Policies and Safeguarding

Safeguarding Adults and Children


At Holy Trinity with St Edmund (Horfield Parish Church) we are committed to ensuring that all members of our church and our community are treated with respect and feel safe.

As part of this commitment we have ensured training and safeguarding policies are in place to protect children, young people and vulnerable adults from harm.

All Safeguarding issues should be referred to the


Parish Safeguarding Officer

Caroline Plaice                 Telephone:  07714255670     



Fr David McGladdery   

Alternatively, you can contact the members of the Holy Trinity Leadership team:

Nick Stephenson


Laura Bufton


Our Parish Safeguarding Officers are the first people to speak to if you have any concerns around the welfare of a child or adult with vulnerability. 


If you would prefer to speak with someone outside our church:

Adam Bond (Bristol Diocesan Safeguarding Adviser)

0117 9060100 (Out of Hours - 0845 120 4550)


Other contacts you may find useful:

Bristol City Council: Children’s Safeguarding Team

          Telephone number ‐ Monday to Friday - 01179036444

          Telephone number ‐ Out of hours/Weekends– 01454 615165


Bristol City Council: Adult Safeguarding Team

          Telephone Number ‐ Monday to Friday – 0117 9222700


NSPCC Helpline 0808 800 5000 /


Childline 0800 1111


Police Telephone: 101, in an emergency call 999

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