Information on the Infected Blood Inquiry hearings resuming on 8th October 2019

This October the Infected Blood Inquiry will resume it’s oral evidence hearings in London.

Hearings will be taking place between the following dates:

  • 8th - 11th October 2019

  • 15th - 18th October 2019

  • 28th Oct - 1st November 2019

Anyone wishing to attend any of the hearing days should fill out an “expression of interest” form on the Inquiry website.

As like the hearings that happened earlier in the year, these sessions will hear oral evidence from those who were infected with Hepatitis / HIV from infected blood/plasma products and/or their family members.

It was previously announced that there would be further sessions in November, where the Inquiry would hear evidence from members of its “expert groups”, however, these hearings have now been moved to February 2020. There is currently one week of dates announced on the Inquiry website for these hearings which is 24th - 28th February 2020.

All of the hearings mentioned above will take place at Fleetbank House in central London, where the Inquiry offices are also based. The closest Train / Tube stations are City Thameslink and Blackfriars, which are both less than a 10-minute walk away.

All hearings will also be streamed live via YouTube, anonymity sanctions permitting.

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