All parishes are required to participate in a Past Cases Review, commissioned by the Church of England.
PCR2, as it is known nationally, is part of the Church’s ongoing scrutiny of its handling of past and current safeguarding cases. An Independent Reviewer will be looking at files relating to church officers in this parish, both lay and ordained, past and present.
Individuals who wish to make representations to the PCR2 process, or who need to come forward with information or make any disclosures, are encouraged to make direct contact with Helen Barber, Cathedral Safeguarding Officer on 01244 500953 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Alternatively, call the dedicated telephone helpline – 0800 80 20 20 – operated independently from the Church, by the NSPCC.
Further information can be found on the Diocese of Chester website here.