Statement from Dr. Sara Ward, Chief Executive Officer Burnley FC in the Community 

“We are completely committed to ensuring that all of our environments are safe for children, young people, adults at risk and our staff at all times.  To do this we have  a dedicated Safeguarding Team who become involved at the planning of all activities and remain involved throughout the provision of sessions, providing training and support to staff and participants. 

“Should an incident, allegation or concern be reported we will take them seriously and respond in a timely, effective manner and take any actions recommended or necessary.”