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 […]
31st August 2017

Joint Contaminated Blood and Blood Products Campaign Meeting Report

On Saturday the 26th August, the Scottish Infected Blood Forum and Haemophilia Scotland held a joint meeting to discuss a collective response to the announcement that […]
4th August 2017

Diana Johnson MP’s response to Prime Minister 29 July 2017

Diana Johnson’s letter below is published with permission. The initial letter from the Prime Minister to Diana Johnson can be downloaded here.   Thank you for […]
4th August 2017

Prime Minister’s letter to Diana Johnson MP, 25th July 2017

“Thank you for your letter of 14 July, regarding the commitment I made that the Government will hold an inquiry into the events surrounding infected blood. […]
24th July 2017

Public Inquiry – recent Department of Health letter

All registered beneficiaries of the Scottish Infected Blood Support Scheme (SIBSS), the Skipton Fund and others, should have received a letter from the Department of Health […]