13th October 2018

Letter to the Prime Minister from the Scottish Infected Blood Forum and Haemophilia Scotland

11 October 2018 Dear Prime Minister, We write as charities who support those affected by infected blood and blood products in Scotland. We were strongly represented […]
28th May 2018

Lives matter more than numbers … but numbers are important

Media reports oftentimes repeat parrot-fashion what others have said or what has been said before, without necessarily getting the detail or context right. “About 7,500 people, […]
8th February 2018

Chairperson announced for UK-wide Public Inquiry

Sir Brian Langstaff, a High Court judge in England, has just been announced as the Chair of the contaminated blood inquiry. His formal tenure will begin […]
30th January 2018

Urgent Question in Parliament at Westminster

Yesterday (29th January 2018) Diana Johnson, the co-chair of the All Party Parliamentary Group on Haemophilia and Contaminated Blood asked an Urgent Question on the Contaminated […]
9th January 2018

David Lidington replaces Damian Green as Cabinet Secretary in charge of setting up Public Inquiry

David Lidington replaces Damain Green to become Cabinet Office minister and Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster. This means he replaces Damian Green as the government’s […]
4th November 2017

APPG position on the Public Inquiry

The APPG for Haemophilia and Contaminated Blood approached SIBF, Haemophilia Scotland and others, for their contributions towards a common approach and response to Government on the […]