The Savernake Team takes its responsibilities surrounding the safeguarding of children, young people, and adults who may be at risk, very seriously. We work in partnership with the Diocese of Salisbury to ensure that we are operating in accordance with best practice at all times.

The Savernake Team Policy Statement can be downloaded here. This is in line with the Church of England’s Safeguarding Policy Statement which can be accessed here.

Our Parishes have adopted the Diocesan Safeguarding Strategy which can be found here.

Information and documents relating to Safeguarding within the Salisbury Diocese can be found here

The Savernake Team are following and implementing the Church of England’s Safer Recruitment and Practice Guidance which you can access here

If you have any Safeguarding questions or concerns you can directly contact our Parish Safeguarding Officers and/or our Team Safeguarding Officer. Contact details are displayed at the back of each church.

Team Safeguarding Officer
Eileen Devenish on 07774679468

Alternatively you can contact the Diocesan Safeguarding Adviser, Heather Bland,  on  07500 664800 or email

  • Call us on 01672 550870


    Team Office opening hours:
    Tues & Wed 10am – 3pm
    Thursday 12 noon – 3pm

  • Savernake Team Office:
    All Saints Church Hall Office
    Marlborough, Wilts
    SN8 3AG