The Church of England has appointed the first independent Chair of its National Safeguarding Panel.
Meg Munn, was installed this week.
She is a former Labour MP and takes over as Chair from the Bishop of Bath and Wells, Peter Hancock, who continues in his role as the Church’s lead bishop for safeguarding.
You can read more here.
For a book on the subject of safeguarding, how about The Child Safeguarding Policy Guide?