Please note that oral hearings concluded on 14th October and the Chairman is now in the process of drating his report.

Inquiry Hearing Transcripts and Related Evidence

To view transcripts, evidence or witness statements for a particular session, please click onto the links provided below. Some witnesses did not give oral evidence and had their statements 'read' into the Inquiry's proceedings. These statements are marked with (R).

You can also view summaries from each week's proceedings by clicking onto the relevant week's summary, the first summary is avaliable at Week 6.  

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Week 24 Week 25 Week 26 Week 27 Week 28 Other

 

 

 

Module 4

 

Date 

Transcript

 Witness Statements
(R = read)

Week 28 14 October 2010 Day 115 Sir Philip Trousdell KBE CB
13 October 2010 Day 114
APTN Footage (NCP001258)
Pt1, Pt2


Dr Jason Payne-James
MIV008902
MIV009655

Dame Anne Owers

Mr Jon Collier (R)
S068 (R)
Mr Paul Logan (R)

12 October 2010 Day 113

Brig R Purdy OBE
(Supported by Col B Green)
MIV004821

Professor B Dickson

Professor Sir A Roberts KCMG FBA

11 October 2010

Day 112

Extract from 'Doing the right thing on a difficult day' video.

Pt1, Pt2, Pt3 & Pt4

Lieutenant Colonel Mark Edkins
MIV004622
MIV008784

Air Commodore Richard Gammage
(Supported by Wing Commander Tim Mason, Wing Commander Andrew McKendrick & Gp Capt Hall)
MIV005014
MIV010290
MIV012534

Lieutenant Colonel Michael Bestwick
MIV004986
MIV004989
MIV010308

Commander Andrew Murdoch
MIV004657

Group Capt Andrew Hall MBE
(Supported by Sqn Ldr James Duncan Stewert, Flt Lt Leonard and Flt Lt Copsey)
MIV004809

Lt Col R C Cole-Mackintosh (R)
Brig D St John Homer (R)
Major S J Plant (R)
Brig J Cowan (R)

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Week 27 08 October 2010 Day 111

Captain Peter Adams
(Supported by S004)
MIV006123
MIV012251

Brigadier David Yates
MIV006153
MIV009076

07 October 2010 Day 110

Lieutenant Colonel Sean O'Gorman

Air Commodore Anthony Wilcock
(Supported by Surg Capt Andrew Hughes)

Report of Professor Vivenne Nathanson

06 October 2010 Day 109 Continued from 05 October 2010
Mr Barry Burton
MIV004824
MIV004831
(Supported by
Ms Helena Akiwumi)


Captain Rupert Hollins

S067

S069

New Witnesses
Colonel Rufus McNeil
MIV004996
MIV012267
(Supported by Wing Commander Richard Langley, Mr Miles Tooke)

Brigadier Edward Forster-Kinght OBE
(Supported by Major Paul Baker)
05 October 2010

 Day 108

Mr Barry Burton
MIV004824
MIV004831
(Supported by
Ms Helena Akiwumi)


Captain Rupert Hollins

S067

S069

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Closing Oral Submissions

The Inquiry heard closing oral submissions from the lawyers representing the Core Participants for Modules 1,2 & 3. Written submissions were also presented to the Inquiry, to view these please click here.

 

Date

Day

22 July 2010 107
Transcript
Evidence called
21 July 2010

106
Transcript
No evidence called

20 July 2010

105
Transcript
Evidence called

19 July 2010 104
Transcript
Evidence called

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Module's 1-3

 

  Date 

Transcript

Evidence and witness statements
(R = read)

Week 25 Summary 10 June 2010 Day 103 Evidence called RV Brims
Lt Gen Sir GCM Lamb
M Hemming:
BMI08460
BMI08484
Rt Hon G Hoon
G Davies - supplementary (R)
S Eloquin (R)
Robert O'Brien (R)
BMI06826
BMI07346
9 June 2010 Day 102 Evidence called L Kennedy-Smith
M Hill
Admiral the Lord Boyce
8 June 2010 Day 101 Evidence called S011
EA Fenton:
BMI05667
BMI07800
S062
7 June 2010 Day 100 Evidence called RA Fry:
BMI05940
BMI07532
A Ridgway
Gen Sir M Jackson
Gen the Lord M Walker

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Week 24 Summary 4 June 2010 Day 99 Evidence called WH Moore
RL Barrons
J French
S Martin
3 June 2010 Day 98 Evidence called B Burridge
HRA Eaton
T Vincent
PC Marriott
2 June 2010 Day 97 Evidence called Rt Hon A Ingram
PA Wall
R Kett

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Week 23 Summary 20 May 2010 Day 96 Evidence called AJ Bradshaw
CJ Parker
C Munns
NC Pedley (R)
C Loader (R)
19 May 2010 Inquiry did not sit
18 May 2010 Day 95

Please note that all references to TMPXXXXXX made during S Graley's evidence correlate to his witness statement which begins at BMI08314
Evidence called RG Corcoran:
BMI03678
BMI07269
S Graley
LP Lillywhite:
BMI05709
BMI08277
GJ Binns

17 May 2010 Day 94 Evidence called C Garraway
N Brown:
BMI05848
BMI07341
JG Reith
N MacKinnon

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Week 22 Summary 13 May 2010 Day 93 Evidence called S Kistruck:
BMI05364
BMI07871
V Rose
S059
M Kerley (R)
B Evans:
BMI03493 (R)
BMI07611 (R)
12 May 2010 Day 92 Evidence called R Quick:
BMI07046
BMI08219
R Johnson:
BMI06072
BMI07817
Dr S Cholerton:
BMI04805
BMI07453
11 May 2010 Day 91 Evidence called N Clapham:
BMI06486
BMI07596
C Evans
I Gibson
10 May 2010 Day 90 Evidence called RJ Clements
M Conway
C Allkins:
BMI4658
BMI07348

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Week 21 Summary 6 May 2010 Day 89 Evidence called S049
D Johnson
D Yates
JP Thomas
AW Beeforth (R)
S035 (R)
S045 (R)
I Willis (R):
BMI06338
BMI07041
5 May 2010 Day 88 Evidence called S001
M Whiting
S046
4 May 2010 Day 87 Evidence called S004
S012
S048
D Shaw (R)
RT Hamnett (R)
AJ Grogan (R)
A Macdonald (R)

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Week 20 Summary 29 April 2010 Day 86 Evidence called CMJ Barnett:
BMI06579
BMI07602
Amended witness statement of CMJ Barnett (BMI07878)
E Carmichael
J Murray-Playfair
28 April 2010 Day 85 Evidence called G Le Fevre:
BMI06539
BMI07529
S016
S Ellis-Davies:
BMI05073
BMI07863
J Martin (R)
R McNally (R)
**There were corrections to S016's witness statement,  these will be published in due course.
27 April 2010 Day 84 Evidence called S017
S015
BJ Le Grys (R)
ACB Pearce (R)
JC Hartley (R)
26 April 2010 Day 83 Evidence called

AJ Haseldine
RW Warren
RCA West
W Griffiths (R)
S Fielder (R)
MJ Whitehead: (R)
BMI06334
BMI06834

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Week 19 Summary 22 April 2010 Day 82 Evidence called

S002:
BMI05823
BMI07379
N Ord
C Flint (R)
A Willman (R)

21 April 2010 Day 81 Evidence called R Clifton
P Cavanagh (R)
L Bland (R)
20 April 2010 Day 80
Evidence called

M Robinson
J Landon

19 April 2010 Day 79 Evidence called

M Mitchell
C Burbridge
S056:
BMI06119
BMI07954 
A Bowman

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Week 18 Summary 1 Apr 2010 Day 78

Evidence called

R Steptoe
O King
B Radbourne
31 Mar 2010 Day 77 Evidence called A French
M Porter
CM Lee
L Pedersen (R)
K Brooks (R)
SC Dickinson (R)
30 Mar 2010 Day 76 Evidence called E Duncan
RH Paterson
P Driver (R)
R Harkins (R)
I Poole (R)
29 Mar 2010 Day 75 Evidence called G Davies
N Brown:
BMI05848
BMI07341

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Week 17 Summary 25 Mar 2010 Day 74 Evidence called

E O Forster-Knight:
BMI05876
BMI07480
P F Baillie
A D Mason

 
24 Mar 2010 Day 73 Evidence called A K Sweeney
N Wilson
23 Mar 2010 Day 72 Evidence called S034:
BMI05187
BMI07410
JCW Maciejewski
22 Mar 2010 Day 71 Evidence called S Wilson
GCC Waters:
BMI02662
BMI04030
M Bannister
J Fulford-Talbot (R)
BCD, Ryan (R)

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Week 16 Summary 18 Mar 2010 Day 70 Evidence called A Cowling
N Ayling
17 Mar 2010 Day 69 Evidence called CH Vernon
DP Frend
D Christie:
BMI04842
BMI07210
16 Mar 2010 Day 68 Evidence called

N Mercer:
BMI04058
BMI06895
C Medhurst-Cocksworth

15 Mar 2010 Day 67 Evidence called S014
S040
I Jaggard-Hawkins (R)

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Week 15 Summary 25 Feb 2010 Day 66 Evidence called S009
24 Feb 2010 Day 65 Evidence called RJ Englefield
23 Feb 2010 Day 64 Evidence called

DM Hunt
C Heron
JM Cowan (R)

22 Feb 2010 Day 63 Evidence called N Channer
A Fraser
ML Riddell-Webster
A Philp (R)

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Week 14 Summary 18 Feb 2010 Day 62 Evidence called DW Bruce
M Williamson
17 Feb 2010 Day 61 Evidence called JS Gallacher
M Percy
J King
C Griffin (R)
16 Feb 2010 Day 60 Evidence called

T Henderson
MP Kenyon
B Aitken (R)
GC Wilson (R):
BMI01306
BMI04200
CP Coleman (R)

15 Feb 2010 Day 59 Evidence called JE Mendonca

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Week 13 Summary 11 Feb 2010 Day 58 Evidence called S Cronin
G Barber
N Parry:
BMI00861-BMI00873
BMI07044-BMI07045
MJ Elliott
10 Feb 2010 Day 57 Evidence called A Royce:
BMI03128-BMI03184
BMI06832-BMI06833
E Hemesley
9 Feb 2010 Day 56 Evidence called PV Davis
J Lighten
C Suss-Francksen
8 Feb 2010 Day 55 Evidence called K Callaghan
JE Seaman
SE Bostock
J Wakefield (R)

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Week 12 Summary 28 Jan 2010 Day 54 Evidence called

SM MacFarlane
M Moutarde

27 Jan 2010 Day 53 Evidence called

M Giblin
R Osborne
P Beaumont (R)

26 Jan 2010 Day 52 Evidence called TW Stables
JG McLaughlin
Dr OJM Bartels
SJ Maggs (R)
I McCleary (R)
25 Jan 2010 Day 51 Evidence called CDK Hollender
C Maycock
PC Tomkinson
C Billington (R)

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Week 11 Summary 21 Jan 2010 Day 50 Evidence called

NR Wesson
Gary M Pinchen

Please click here to view statements which were read into today's proceedings.

20 Jan 2010 Day 49 Evidence called

W N Riley
Graham Jones
S037

19 Jan 2010 Day 48 Evidence called

S038
N Tillotson
S047
M Peel

18 Jan 2010 Day 47
No additional evidence was called Mark Andrew
Ian Topping
AJ Weston:
BMI03289
BMI05285

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Week 10 Summary 16 Dec 2009

Day 46

Evidence called O-001:
BMI06180
BMI06193
Andrew Le Feurve:
BMI06085
BMI06357
Gareth Seeds

Please click here to view statements which were read into today's proceedings.
15 Dec 2009 Day 45 Evidence called Steven Kerrigan
Daniel Ellis
Charles Colley
Mike Hartley
14 Dec 2009 Day 44 Evidence called

Michael Potter
Paul Smith

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Week 9 Summary 10 Dec 2009 Day 43 Evidence called S018
George Briscoe
Terence Stokes
Peter Quegan
9 Dec 2009 Day 42 Evidence called Mark Davies
Peter J Madden
8 Dec 2009 Day 41 Evidence called

Peter Bentham
Jeffrey Lamb

7 Dec 2009 Day 40 Evidence called

Michael Peebles
Ray Smulski 

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Week 8 Summary 26 Nov 2009 Day 39 Evidence called Robert Livesey
Andrew Bromley
25 Nov 2009 Day 38 Evidence called Paul Stirland
John Ainley
David Brown
Simon Kendrick
24 Nov 2009 Day 37 Evidence called

Daren Jay
Jonathan Gregory
Andrew Lawrence
Robert Brezezinski
Joseph Grist

23 Nov 2009 Day 36 Evidence called

Euan Crawford
Stephen Baxter
Dr D Keilloh

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Week 7 Summary 19 Nov 2009 Day 35 Evidence called

Stephen Saxton
Kevin Armstrong
Edward Knight

18 Nov 2009 Day 34 Evidence called Steven P Winstanley
Steven Winstanley
Ian Goulding
17 Nov 2009 Day 33 Evidence called Dr D James
Dr IR Hill
16 Nov 2009 Day 32 Evidence called

Donald Payne:
BMI01716 (24/06/09)
BMI04227 (28/09/09)
BMI05822 (15/11/09)
Christian Stout
Stephen Woods

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Week 6 Summary 12 Nov 2009 Day 31 Evidence called

John Douglas
Lee Richards

11 Nov 2009 Day 30 Evidence called Craig Rodgers
Adrian Redfearn
10 Nov 2009

Day 29

Evidence called

Aaron Cooper
Stuart Mackenzie

09 Nov 2009

Day 28

Evidence called Gareth Aspinall
Garry Reader

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Week 5

 22 Oct 2009

Day 27 Evidence called J Hunt
Sherrie Cooper (R)
Andrew Dawson (R)
Andrew Altree (R)
Lee Bamber (R)
Peter Strong (R)
Michael Armstrong (R)
David Walker (R)

 21 Oct 2009

Day 26 Evidence called Lee Graham

 20 Oct 2009

Day 25 Evidence called Thomas Appleby
Damien Kenny

 19 Oct 2009

Day 24 Evidence called Kenneth Simmons
Christopher Allibone

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Week 4

 15 Oct 2009

Day 23 Evidence called Joel Huxley
Victor Floyd (R)
David Vassallo (R)
David Mylchreest (R)

 14 Oct 2009

Day 22 Evidence called Wayne Crowcroft
Darren Fallon

 13 Oct 2009

Day 21 Evidence called Craig Slicker
Kevin Stacey

 12 Oct 2009

Day 20 Evidence called D002
Stephen Wilding
Christopher Roberts

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Week 3       8 Oct 2009 Day 19 Evidence called Dean Liggins
Anthony Riley
Christopher Good
Michael Crosbie

 7 Oct 2009

Day 18 Evidence called D004
Johnathan Lee

David Schofield

 6 Oct 2009

Day 17 Evidence called D005
Paul Urey
Liam Felton
Douglas Ingram

 5 Oct 2009

Day 16 Evidence called Ali Aktash
Claire Vogel
Hill, G

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Week 2

 2 Oct 2009

Day 15 Evidence called Richard Betteridge
Scott James Hughes
James Riley

 30 Sept 2009

Day 14 Evidence called D002
David John Fearon

 29 Sept 2009

Day 13 Evidence called D007
D006

 28 Sept 2009

Day 12 Evidence called D001
Ahmad Matairi

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Week 1

 24 Sept 2009

Day 11 Evidence called None

 23 Sept 2009

Day 10 Evidence called Daoud Mousa
D003

 21 Sept 2009

Day 9 Module 1 evidence
Evidence from opening addresses
Robert Evans (R)
Mark Connolly Statement 1 (R)
Mark Connolly Statement 2 (R) 
Bryan Evans (R) 
Russell Wardle (R)
Core participants written opening statements

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 23 July 2009

Day 8

AM session - complete

None 
PM session - Part 1 None

PM session - Part 2
BMI02687
Clip 1
Clip 2

None
PM session - Part 3 None
 

22 July 2009 

Day 7 AM Session - Part 1 None
AM Session - Part 2 None
AM Session - Part 3 None
PM Session - Part 1 None
PM Session - Part 2 None
PM Session - Part 3 None
 

 21 July 2009

Day 6 AM Session - Part 1 None
AM Session - Part 2 None
AM Session - Part 3 None
PM Session - Part 1 None
PM Session - Part 2 None
PM Session - Part 2_1 None
 

 20 July 2009

Day 5 AM Session - Part 1 None
AM Session - Part 2 None
PM Session - Part 1 None
PM Session - Part 2 None
PM Session - Part 3 None
 

 16 July 2009

Day 4 AM Session - Part 1 None
AM Session - Part 2 None
AM Session - Part 3 None
PM Session None
 

 15 July 2009

Day 3 AM Session - Part 1 None
AM Session - Part 2 None
AM Session - Part 3 None
PM Session - Part 1 None
PM Session - Part 2 None
 

 14 July 2009

Day 2 AM Session - Part 1 None
AM Session - Part 2 None
PM Session None
 

13 July 2009 

Day 1 AM Session None
PM Session None

  

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