Safeguarding Officers: Mr David and Mrs Lyn Rayner (email: In their absence the Diocesan Safeguarding Officer can be contacted, on  07500 664800 or email

Sherborne Benefice has adopted the Church of England’s 2017 CofE Promoting a Safer Church-Policy Statement

We are also using the CofEParish safeguarding handbook, a copy of which can be found here CofE-Parish Safeguarding Handbook-V2.0 October 2018

A flow chart of Safeguarding within the benefice can be found here Copy of 2019 – Memo to Sept PCC