News

News

Please see below the latest news articles from the Infected Blood Inquiry and check back regularly for further updates.

Email: [email protected]

Phone: 07720 641 908

Most Recent News

  • 31 July 2020

    Newsletter

    The most recent edition of the Infected Blood Inquiry newsletter has now been published and you can view this in the link provided below.

    We are now able to send out copies of the newsletter by post and they should be received soon.

    If you would like to access past newsletters issued by the Inquiry, they can be found here.

    Documents

    July Newsletter Issue 11

News

  • 18 November 2019

    Inquiry round-up

    The three weeks hearing evidence from people infected and affected this autumn brought the total number of people who have given oral evidence to the Inquiry since April to 189.  The Inquiry has also...

  • 14 November 2019

    Judicial review process complete

    In September, five clients of Malcomson Law issued judicial review proceedings against the Chair of the Inquiry. This process has now come to an end.

    Four core participants were challenging the...

  • 4 October 2019

    Newsletter

    The most recent edition of the Infected Blood Inquiry newsletter has now been published. This is designed to provide a short update on the work of the Inquiry. 

    Please click on the link below to...

  • 4 October 2019

    Inquiry files paperwork in judicial review

    Five clients of Malcomson Law have issued judicial review proceedings against the Chair of the Inquiry, Sir Brian Langstaff. We filed paperwork yesterday (3 October 2019) to the Administrative Court...

  • 30 September 2019

    Public hearings factsheet

    We have published a factsheet to provide information for those attending the hearings in London between 8 October and 1 November 2019.

     

    London hearings factsheet.

  • 27 September 2019

    Instruction letters for expert groups published

    We have today (27 September 2019) published the first set of Letters of Instruction for five of our expert groups. 

    The letters have been sent to these five groups: psychosocial, hepatitis, HIV...

  • 24 September 2019

    Timetable for public hearings 8 October - 1 November 2019 (London)

    Timings are provisional and subject to change.

     

    Week 1

     

    Tuesday 8 October

     

    From 09:30 Registration. Tea and coffee available

     

    10:00 Witnesses 1 and 2 - Colin Turton and...

  • 19 September 2019

    Sir Brian Langstaff writes to Public Health England

    Sir Brian Langstaff has written to the Chief Executive of Public Health England (PHE) to express his disappointment at the lack of attention paid in a recent PHE report into hepatitis infection...

  • 16 September 2019

    Change to dates for expert hearings

    We previously announced that we would begin taking evidence from some of the Inquiry’s appointed experts in November.

    The expert hearings will help place what we have already heard in a wider...

  • 28 August 2019

    Further nominees for expert groups put forward

    Thirteen further people have been put forward to serve as part of the expert groups that are helping to inform our work.

    Their role is to openly advise the Chair to help him get to the truth of...

  • 20 August 2019

    Newsletter

    The fifth issue of the Infected Blood Inquiry newsletter has now been published. This is designed to provide a short update on the work of the Inquiry. 

    Please click on the link below to view the...

  • 5 August 2019

    Inquiry confirms second round of appointments of expert group members

    We are today able to formally confirm the second round of appointments to the expert groups who will be providing advice to the Inquiry in a transparent and open way.

    Experts from a range of fields...