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Taking steps to ensure your safety

Communities can defeat terrorism

Everyone has a role to play in helping to prevent terrorism. You can do this by remaining vigilant and reporting any suspicious activity to the police. Don't rely on others. If you suspect it, report it to St Mary's Security Team (4335 or, or the Confidential Anti-Terrorist Hotline: 0800 789 321

Run, Hide, Tell

Although unlikely, it is useful to understand the Government guidance for dealing with a terrorist attack if one were to occur. Advice for those who get caught up in an incident, whether on campus or elsewhere, is available in this run, hide and tell video.


Ensure you are up to date with St Mary's Prevent strategy by reviewing the pages on StaffNet. Here you will find information on staff training, welfare and pastoral care and raising concern, safety online, information sharing and a copy of the policy itself.

The citizenAID app

This app has been developed for use in emergency situations. It contains information that might be useful if you are required to administer medical assistance, providing logical steps so you are able to do the right things in the right order. Visit the Citizen Aid Facebook page for more information or download the free citizenAID app via Google Play, Apple App or the Windows store.