United Benefice of Thornhill & Whitley Lower

Serving our local communities

Safeguarding and Privacy Notice

Safeguarding of Children and Vulnerable Adults

We take this issue really seriously and our policies, approved  by the Church of England and our Diocese, are designed to underpin this.

Our church safeguarding officers are John Halliday 07794547632 for Thornhill and Heather Fielden 01924 491104 for Whitley

Please find Church of England policy for safeguarding here and more information from the Diocese of Leeds safeguarding can be found here 


If there are immediate serious concerns about the safety of a child or 
Adult you should contact the Kirklees Safeguarding Team

KIRKLEES : Child day 01484 456848 Out of hours  01484 414933
  Adult Day  01484 414933  Out of hours 01484 414933


Privacy policies under review