Edinburgh hospital hearing dates announced

Date 31st August 2023

The Scottish Hospitals Inquiry will be holding a hearing early next year on the issues relating to the Edinburgh hospital.

The hearing will be held from 26 February 2024 for a period of up to four weeks. It will be the third and final hearing in relation to the Royal Hospital for Children and Young People and Department of Clinical Neurosciences in Edinburgh.

Lord Brodie, Chair of the Inquiry said, “Preparations for this hearing are already underway. My team has been working diligently over the past few months, reviewing evidence and preparing provisional position papers. I remain committed to delivering a report after this last hearing on Edinburgh as soon as practicable.”

Further information such as a list of topics will be available later this year.

Published Provisional Position Papers can be found on the Inquiry Documents page.