27th March 2015

SIBF’s Daily Mail article after Penrose

Following the publication of the Penrose Inquiry’s final report in March last year, SIBF’s Convener, Philip Dolan, relayed his thoughts to the Daily Mail and the […]
18th March 2016

SIBF’s response to the BBC

On the day of the Scottish Government’s announcement, Philip Dolan appeared on BBC Radio Scotland’s Newsdrive programme where he raised the issue of repeated inaccurate reporting […]
21st March 2016

BBC coverage, one year post Penrose – the ‘look-back’ recommendation

SIBF Convener Philip Dolan and Thompsons solicitors highlighted the perceived lack of progress in taking forward the sole recommendation arising from the much maligned Penrose Inquiry […]
30th March 2016

SIBF Member recounts so-called ‘treatment’

A Forum Member details his experience and asks ‘ What’s worse, the Hep C or the side-effects from past treatments that were supposed to ‘cure’ it?’ […]
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 […]
21st November 2017

“Can we live out the rest of our lives with dignity?”

“Hello I’m Sean (not real name), I’m 61 years of age, I live near Glasgow and I’m a member of the Scottish Infected Blood Forum. I’ll […]