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Eighth Edition
of Newsletter

Issue 8

The latest newsletter has been issued with updates on project progress

24 May 2021


Fifth Edition

of Newsletter

Issue 5

The latest newsletter has been issued, with updates on project progress.

29 March 2021


Second Edition

of Newsletter

Issue 2

The latest newsletter 

15 February 2021

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New Religous Lead

Fr David Smolira takes on role

Fr David Smolira has been appointed as Relgious Lead for overseeing the implementation of new safeguarding structures on behalf of the Religious in England and Wales 

20 January 2021

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Special Edition

Special Edition Issue 7

The Catholic bishops of England and Wales have appointed the former Chief Crown Prosecutor in the Rochdale grooming gang cases as the Chair of their new safeguarding agency.

17 May 2021

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Fourth Edition

of Newsletter

Issue 4

The latest newsletter has been issued, with updates on project progress.

15 March 2021


First Edition

of Newsletter

Issue 1

The first edition of the newsletter

1 February 2021


Canon Law Expert

Edward Morgan appointed

Edward Morgan, barrister and internationally respected expert in the Code of Canon Law, is to oversee the establishment of the National Tribunal Service

12 January 2021


Sixth Edition

of Newsletter

Issue 6

The latest newsletter has been issued, with updates on project progress.

19 April 2021


Third Edition

of Newsletter

Issue 3

The latest newsletter together with FAQs on National Tribunal Service

1 March 2021


Chair and Non-Executive Director recruitment begins

Search and selection underway

Saxon Bamfylde have begun the process of search and selection of an independent Chair and Non-Executive Directors for the Catholic Safeguarding Standards Agency.  Details on the roles and how to apply can be found below

25 February 2020

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Project Implementation Director

Carol Lawrence appointed

Carol Lawrence is appointed as Project Implementation Director.

6 December 2020