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

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Most Recent News

  • 6 April 2021

    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.

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

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    April Newsletter Issue 13

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    6 April 2021

    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.

    If you would like to access past newsletters issued by the...

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    1 April 2021

    New statement of approach issued by Inquiry

    You can read the statement of approach here.

    Chair of the Inquiry, Sir Brian Langstaff, said:

    “Back at the start of the Inquiry, I set out the principle that we would complete the Inquiry as...

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    25 March 2021

    Sir Brian Langstaff responds to government update on support and compensation

    This morning the Paymaster General, the Rt Hon Penny Mordaunt MP made a statement providing an update on parity of financial support, and the forthcoming appointment of an independent reviewer to look...

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    23 March 2021

    Update: Public Health and Administration Expert Group

    The Inquiry has previously appointed seven experts to the public health and administration expert group. In recognition of the broad range of issues this group may be asked to consider, five further...

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    16 March 2021

    Inquiry publishes further indicative weeks for the hearings

    The Inquiry has updated its indicative timetable until the summer. You can see the latest indicative weeks here. 

    Between 17 May and 30 July, the Inquiry will hear evidence about the current...

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    1 March 2021

    Local Meetings with the Inquiry Team

    Later this month we will be hosting meetings for people infected and affected to join with others in their area for an update on the Inquiry’s work. 

    We will be using Zoom for these meetings as...

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    9 February 2021

    New expert group: Health Economics

    The Inquiry is appointing a new expert group to provide a report to the Inquiry about the economic impact of illness caused by infected blood and blood products and the cost-effectiveness of...

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    8 February 2021

    Inquiry publishes timetable for hearings on Alliance House Trusts and Schemes

    We have updated the indicative timetable for the four weeks from 22 February to 22 March. Over these four weeks the Chair will hear evidence from people who were responsible for making decisions, or...

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    5 January 2021

    Update following latest coronavirus restrictions

    Hearings to continue

    Hearings will continue from Tuesday 12 January with the Chair, Sir Brian Langstaff, and the Inquiry QC, Jenni Richards, in the hearing room at Fleetbank House. ​

    We...

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    14 December 2020

    Infected Blood Inquiry sets out plans for hearings in 2021

    Sir Brian Langstaff reflects on recent hearings and looks forward to those next year in his closing remarks which can be read in full here.

    The Inquiry will resume hearings after the Christmas...

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    27 November 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.

    If you would like to access past newsletters issued by the...

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    20 November 2020

    New expert group: Fractionation

    The Inquiry is appointing a new expert group to provide a report to the Inquiry about the scientific principles and techniques involved in the production of cryoprecipitate, factor products and...