23rd November 2018

Scottish Government announce new additional financial supports for chronically infected and affected people in Scotland

Scottish Government have announced a major improvement to their Scottish Infected Blood Support Scheme (SIBSS) as a result of their acceptance of all the recommendations and […]
17th October 2018

Governments have a chance to take “decisive action” over financial support for infected and affected

Both the UK and Scottish Governments are at a cross-roads and face a crucial opportunity in terms of the commensurate financial supports to be given to […]
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 the House of Lords

As detailed in the previous ‘news’ post, yesterday (29th January 2018) Diana Johnson, the co-chair of the All Party Parliamentary Group on Haemophilia and Contaminated Blood […]
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 […]
4th November 2017

Scottish Government’s position regarding the handling of the Public Inquiry into Contaminated Blood

SIBF’s John Rice and Tommy Leggate met Shona Robison MSP, Cabinet Secretary for Health, with Bill Wright and Dan Farthing-Sykes of Haemophilia Scotland last week to […]