Welfare & Safeguarding

Welfare Officer Contact & Statement:


Dr. Diane Milburn | Dedicated & Confidential E: dbmilburn@outlook.com | T: 07811 378 916

Hello, my name’s Diane and I am the Club Welfare Officer

I’ve been playing tennis at the club regularly for over 3 years, in both social play and in coaching sessions, I am also a member of the ladies’ team 

As a Tennis Club, we are fully committed to ensuring the safety, protection and welfare of all club users

Feel free to contact me in confidence if you have any issues with which you feel I may be able to assist



Other Key Contacts:

National Agencies:

LTA: Tel: 0208 487 7000 / Email: safeguarding@lta.org.uk / W: www.lta.org.uk/about-us/safeguarding

LTA Reporting a concern portal is available here: www.safeguardingconcern.lta.org.uk

NSPCC Helpline: 0808 800 5000 / Email: help@nspcc.org.uk

Childline: 0800 111 / W: www.childline.org.uk

Emergency:    999


Local Statutory Agencies:

Northumberland County Council Onecall:  Tel: 01670 536 400 / Text phone: 01670 536 844

Email: safeguardingreferrals@northumberland.gov.uk


Alnwick Tennis Club Safeguarding Policies and Resources:

Safeguarding Policy Statement

Safeguarding Policy (including Whistleblowing & Codes of Conduct)

Anti Bullying Policy

British Tennis Diversity & Inclusion Policy

Online Safety & Communication Policy

Staying Safe Online Guidance

Photography & Filming Policy

Photography & Filming Best Practice Guidance

Safeguarding Incident Reporting Form

Safe Recruitment Policy

LTA Safeguarding for committees training video