Headland Benefice


The position of Safeguarding Officer for the Headland Churches is currently vacant.

Supporting Priest: Rev'd John Richards 01723 639799

Diocesan Safeguarding Officer: Julie O'Hara 01904 699524

If you have any Safeguarding concerns please contact the Churchwardens for that church. 

  • St Oswald's Church, Flamborough: Churchwardens, Doreen Crosthwaite 01262851044 or Harry Facey 01262851940 
  • St Michael's Church, Bempton: Churchwardens, Andrew Graham 07989791524 or Robert Graham 07821724131 
  • St Peter's Church, Reighton: Churchwarden, Ms Dawn McKie 01723 890601
  • St Leonard's, Speeton: Churchwarden, Mr Tim Coleman 07703 360880

In an emergency dial 999

We are committed to good practice in Safeguarding and have adopted the national Church's policy and guidelines. The Safeguarding policy adopted by each of our parishes is here.

Support organisations: 

Right arrow#YouAreNotAlone : Advice on Domestic Abuse
External linkChildline: phone and online support for children and young people. No problem too big or small. 0800 1111
External linkEast Riding Domestic Violence and Abuse Partnership. Help for adults and children who are being abused. 01482 396368 (office hours)
External linkWomen's Aid 24 hour helpline 0800 2000 247
External linkThe ManKind Initiative for men suffering domestic abuse or violence. 01823 334244 weekdays 10 am - 4 pm