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Inquiry documents row: NHS England must explain

The Society would like to add its thanks to Jason Evans of the Factor 8 group for exposing this wholly unacceptable situation. The Haemophilia Society calls on the head of NHS England, Simon Stevens, to explain why his organisation failed to pass on a request from The Infected Blood Inquiry that no documents, files or […]

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Thousands of documents submitted to Infected Blood Inquiry

The Haemophilia Society has submitted approximately 30,000 scanned documents to the Infected Blood Inquiry, in compliance with its request for archive evidence. The Inquiry team yesterday confirmed The Society has provided all the documentation that has been requested.  It will now be reviewed by the Inquiry team and assessed for its relevance. Evidence submitted yesterday […]

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The Haemophilia Society urges Cabinet Office Minister David Lidington to boost funding to the Infected Blood Inquiry or risk failing the scandal’s victims

The Haemophilia Society urges Cabinet Office Minister David Lidington to boost funding to the Infected Blood Inquiry or risk failing the scandal’s victims. In a letter to Mr Lidington which we are publishing today, Clive Smith, Chair of Trustees of The Haemophilia Society, warns that the long-awaited Inquiry could be compromised if more funding is […]

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Newsletter 5 – 4 January

Invite to Feedback on Support Schemes We would like to gather your thoughts and opinions on the current support schemes in the UK. We, alongside other groups, have been invited to engage with Health Minister Jackie Doyle-Price at the end of January to examine the issues around the current arrangements. We would like to invite […]

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Invite to Feedback on Support Schemes

We would like to gather your thoughts and opinions on the current support schemes in the UK. We, alongside other groups, have been invited to engage with Health Minister Jackie Doyle-Price at the end of January to examine the issues around the current arrangements. We would like to invite you to take a short survey […]

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Updates from The Inquiry team

The Inquiry has just issued its first newsletter you can read it here https://www.infectedbloodinquiry.org.uk/sites/default/files/IBI-Newsletter-Dec.pdf The Inquiry team has also just released the dates of meetings it will be holding for people who have been infected and/or affected. The dates and locations are below. To attend please register with the Inquiry directly.  https://www.infectedbloodinquiry.org.uk/local-meetings-inquiry-team Nottingham – 29 January […]

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Invitation to engage with Health Minister Jackie Doyle-Price

We, along with several other members of the contaminated blood community have been invited to engage with Health Minister Jackie Doyle-Price to examine the issues we have around the current arrangements for financial support in the UK. This meeting is the result of the open letter from Sir Brian Langstaff to the Cabinet Office and […]

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Renee Turner joins the team

We would like to welcome Renee Turner to the Public Inquiry Team. Renee joined Malcomson Law UK Ltd in October 2018 and works as part of the Infected Blood Inquiry team. She moved to Ireland in 2018 from her home in New Zealand where she is a qualified barrister and solicitor and has practice experience […]

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Fiona Agbi joins the team

Fiona Agbi

We would like to welcome Fiona Agbi to the Public Inquiry Team, Fiona joined Malcomson Law UK as a Legal Executive in October 2018. Fiona is the Team Leader for the Infected Blood Inquiry team in the firms UK based office, dealing with and on behalf of those whose lives have been infected and affected […]

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