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Leeds Roadshow, Update.

The venue for The Haemophilia Society’s Roadshow in Leeds on Sunday, 25 November, has been confirmed as the Park Plaza Hotel, Boar Lane, City Square, Leeds, LS1 5NS. The meeting is a chance for members to hear what has happened at the Public Inquiry so far and what is happening in the future as well […]

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Society welcomes Chair of the Infected Blood Public Inquiry’s call for ‘decisive action’

The Haemophilia Society have welcomed the publications of the letter from the Chair of the Infected Blood Public Inquiry, Sir Brian Langstaff, to Cabinet Office Minster, David Lidington, calling for ‘decisive action’ on the issues of financial and psychological support for victims of the Infected Blood scandal. https://bit.ly/2Ep3Wb2 Sir Brian’s call echoes the letter sent […]

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Newsletter 4 October 2018

 Church House First Hearings of the Infected Blood Inquiry “The Government had abdicated its responsibility to do the ‘right thing’ by The Haemophilia Community and hid behind the concept of litigation to avoid its moral responsibility.” These were the words of Raymond Bradley, leader of The Haemophilia Society’s legal team to the preliminary three days […]

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Coping with personal stress

The Public Inquiry has, for many people, brought back difficult memories.  It is perfectly normal for you to find this stressful.  It can be helpful to express these feelings with people you trust and help you manage more in the longer term. However, if you feel your emotions are not returning and you are still […]

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The Haemophilia Society asks PM for action

Following the opening three days of the Infected Blood Public Inquiry, The Haemophilia Society has written to the Prime Minister, asking for urgent action.  In their letter the Society welcomes the Government’s apology and words of empathy but says if they are not followed by action they will be ” hollow in the extreme..” Read the […]

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Opening Statement from Raymond Bradley for The Haemophilia Society

  I appear on behalf of the Haemophilia Society, a legal Entity that has charitable purpose and represents the community of persons infected and affected by receipt of contaminated blood and blood products, due to their bleeding disorder conditions. Those persons have lived quiet lives of desperation, suffered in silence and have endured the tragic […]

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