the Parish of Wargrave with Knowl Hill is committed to the safeguarding and protection of all children, young people and vulnerable adults. The Parish adheres to the safeguarding policies set out by the Diocese of Oxford.

 The Parish Safeguarding Policy can be downloaded here.  

Useful Contacts

The Parish Safeguarding Officer is  Lesley Turville  who can be contacted on 0118  901 6720 


Vicar: John Cook 0118 940 2202

Oxford Diocesan safeguarding Adviser: Stuart Nimmo 01865 208290

Local Authority: Wokingham 0118 908 8002    Children  

                                              0118 974 6800     Adults  

NSPCC Child Protection Helpline: :0808 800 5000 (lines free and open 24 hours). Phone if you are worried about a child.

Child-line: 0800 1111 (lines free and open 24 hours). Phone if you are a child or young person and are worried about anything.

National Domestic Violence Helpline: 0808 2000 247 (lines free and open 24 hours). Phone if you are experiencing domestic abuse.

Samaritans Helpline: 116 123 (open 24 hours). Phone if you feel you are struggling to cope and need someone to talk to.

Action on Elder Abuse Helpline: 080 8808 8141 (free phone Monday to Friday 9-5pm).