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, […]
3rd April 2018

Government announcement on expenses for legal representation

In response to an urgent question in Parliament by Diana Johnson on Thursday 29 March 2018, the Government announced that reasonable expenses properly incurred in respect […]
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 […]
21st December 2017

PM announces Inquiry to be Chaired by Judge supported by a Panel

The Government has just released a Written Ministerial Statement on the inquiry (see here). It confirms it will be led by a Judge as Chair but […]
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 […]
3rd November 2017

Cabinet Office takes over responsibility for UK-wide Contaminated Blood Inquiry; UK Government Commits to a Statutory Inquiry

The UK Government has made a further announcement regarding the UK-wide public inquiry into contaminstqaed blood. The Prime Minister’s official spokesman told a Westminster briefing today: […]