Opening Hearings: 24th - 26th September 2018

Commemoration and Opening Hearings of the Infected Blood Inquiry

The opening hearings which began with a commemoration to the victims of the contaminated blood scandal took place between 24th - 26th September 2018 at Church House in Westminster, London. The hearings were well attended with an estimated 500 people attending on the first day alone, the hearings were also attended and covered extensively by the press. Below you can watch the Inquiry proceedings that took place over the first 3 days of sitting which includes statements given by those who were themselves infected or affected by Hepatitis / HIV viruses and also the legal representatives of larger cohorts of Core Participants.

Monday 24th September 2018 - Commemoration and Opening Address

Tuesday 25th September 2018 - Opening Statements by Core Participants

Wednesday 26th September 2018 - Opening Statements by Core Participants

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