St Andrew’s Church, Histon, has adopted the Diocese of Ely’s Policy on Safeguarding children and vulnerable adults.


In order to implement this the PCC has worked with the information and guidance provided in the Diocesan safeguarding framework and agreed the following safeguarding policy for all work with children, young people and vulnerable adults undertaken on its behalf.

The current church safeguarding policy (revised October 2018) can be downloaded in full here.

The PCC commits to review the safeguarding policy at least annually.

If you have any questions or concerns, please use the contacts listed to the right (contacting the vicar in the first instance).

If you think you or the child or adult is in immediate danger and needs urgent help, please call the police on 999.

Useful Resources

Diocese of Ely Safeguarding website

Church of England, Central Safeguarding Pages

Useful Contacts

The Revd Cannon James Blandford-Baker
01223 320425

Youth and Children's Team lead:
Tim Blake
07905 321901

Parish Safeguarding Officer:
Mark Strivens
01223 860 697

Ely Diocese Safeguarding Adviser:
Rebecca Boswell
01353 652731
07904 487912 (mobile)