Leicester Cathedral is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults.

Our Independent Persons with whom children, youth workers and volunteers may talk to if they wish about any concerns are Glenda Barratt and John Freeman. They may be contacted by ringing 0116 261 5200.

Our Child Safeguarding Coordinator is Linda Green. She can also be contacted by ringing 0116 261 5200.

Our Vulnerable Adults Coordinator is Kathleen Rowberry. She can be contacted via the Cathedral office on 0116 261 5200.

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

Click here for the SCIE Safeguarding Audit 2019 report. Click here for the Safeguarding Audit Action Plan 2019.

Click on the link to read the Cathedral’s safeguarding policy: ‘Promoting a Safer Church

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

Details of dates for safeguarding training and booking forms are available here. A list of Safeguarding Training Modules, and which members of staff should take them, can be accessed here.

Linda Green
Child Safeguarding Coordinator
Kathleen Rowberry
Vulnerable Adults Coordinator

Glenda Barratt
Independent Person
John Freeman
Independent Person


ChildLine is a counselling service for children and young people up to 19. You can get help and advice about a wide range of issues by calling 0800 1111.



Are you worried about domestic abuse or sexual violence?

Contact UAVA’s helpline for free confidential advice and support for males and females aged 13 and over in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland.