Nicola chats to Sally Ann Bolton, Safeguarding Consultant at The Premier League, and Lisa Carter, Head of Safeguarding at Wolverhampton Wanderers Football Club.
They discuss how the six principles of safeguarding work at Premier League level. The Premier League is a regulating body, and their safeguarding team is there to ensure that anyone can enjoy football in a safe and healthy way.
Nicola, Sally and Lisa also talk about the role football plays in our lives – how it brings communities together. They talk about the challenges of delivering the benefits of football during lockdown, while sharing some of the ways they’ve overcome these challenges.