2nd August 2017

Comparison of HCV annual payments

The Skipton fund announced in April 2017 an increase to the HCV annual payments for stage 2 categorised people, at the same time the Scottish Government […]
17th July 2017

People’s needs begin at the point they were infected, not diagnosis

The contaminated blood disaster is unique in the United Kingdom for many reasons. One of these is the protracted lengths of time between the date people […]
16th July 2017

Emergency debate on the contaminated blood scandal – transcript and video

Below is the full transcript of the debate that  took place in the Commons on Tuesday 11th July 2017. The debate lasted around 3 and a […]
11th July 2017

PM orders inquiry into contaminated blood scandal

An UK-wide inquiry will be held into the contaminated blood scandal that left at least 2,400 people dead, the prime minister has confirmed. A spokesman for […]
22nd April 2016

Support and Assistance Grants

The Financial review Group proposals accepted by the Scottish Government, included a Support and Assistance grant scheme, funded up to £1m per year. The document can […]
16th April 2016

‘Quietly solve this or it could lead to an open-ended commitment of huge proportions’

At the recent House of Commons debate, some MP’s made powerful statements. Below is an extract from a Scottish MP, Dr Philippa Whitford (Central Ayrshire) (SNP), […]