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Newsletter - Winter 2021/22

The Inquiry's most recent newsletter - Winter 2021/22 - has now been published

Date 5 January 2022

Closing statements from Core Participants to the Inquiry with leave to appear now available

Core Participants to the Inquiry with leave to appear have submitted their closing statements for hearing commencing 20 September 2021.

Date 22 December 2021

Virtual tour of the hearing room

View a virtual tour of the Inquiry's hearing room

Date 14 December 2021

Closing statement by Counsel to the Inquiry now available

Counsel to the Inquiry have submitted their closing statement for hearing commencing 20 September 2021.

Date 9 December 2021

Direction on closing submissions issued

Lord Brodie, Chair of the Scottish Hospitals Inquiry, issued Direction 4 on Closing Statements on the final day of the hearing commencing 20 September 2021.

Date 5 November 2021

Restriction Order 6 issued

Lord Brodie issued Restriction Order 6 this morning.

Date 29 October 2021

Restriction Order 4 published

Restriction Order 4 restricts the publication of material that identifies the witnesses designated by the Inquiry as Witness 6. They will be designated as such in all material published by the Inquiry.

Date 28 September 2021

Statement on Respecting the Anonymity of Child Identities

Lord Brodie has issued a statement today on respecting anonymity of child identities. 



Date 20 September 2021

Press Release - Patients and families to have their say as Scottish Hospitals Inquiry hearings commence

The Scottish Hospitals Inquiry will hear from affected patients and families when the first diet of oral hearings begins on Monday 20 September.

Date 20 September 2021