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Bishop Mark Co-Chairs Annual Safeguarding Conference

Bishop Mark Co-Chairs Annual Safeguarding Conference

10 February 2014 Read more

Bishop of Horsham Mark Sowerby co-chaired the Annual Safeguarding Advisors' Conference, which took place in Cardiff last month - See more at: http://www.sswsh.com/fullposts.php?id=98

  • Retired Priest  found guilty

    Retired Priest found guilty

    20 May 2013 Read more
    Gordon Trevor Rideout, 74, from Polegate, East Sussex was found guilty at Lewes Crown Court today, Monday 20 May and sentenced to 10 years imprisonment. Rideout was found guilty of 36 sexual offences against 16 ...
  • Bishop Responds to Complaint Dismissal

    Bishop Responds to Complaint Dismissal

    15 May 2013 Read more
    As Lord Justice Mummery comments, the complaints raised by members of the Diocesan Safeguarding Advisory Group related to a difficult and unusual case. The motivation for pursuing it was to indicate to survivors and their ...
  • Abuse Trial Sentencing

    Abuse Trial Sentencing

    9 May 2013 Read more
    In responding to today’s sentencing of Wilkie Denford and Michael Mytton, the Bishop of Chichester, Dr Martin Warner, said it was an outcome that was welcomed. He said: “The sentencing is an indication of the ...