Bedford and County Athletic Club have adopted and follow the the England Athletics Policies and Procedures for  Club Safeguarding and Welfare as detailed at

All club members must read and understand the following England Athletics Codes of Conduct that apply to them:

Club Safeguarding Code of Conduct

Technical Officials Code of Conduct

Volunteers Code of Conduct

Senior Athletes Code of Conduct

Parents & Carers Code of Conduct

Children's & Young People's Code of Conduct

Coaches Code of Conduct

Welfare Officers - Roles and Responsibilities


If you want to report a safeguarding issue, see How to Report a Safeguarding Issue.

If you want to know who our Welfare and Safeguarding Officers are, see Welfare and Safeguarding Officers.

For our safeguarding and welfare policies, see this page.

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