Hearings and evidence

Main hearings

The hearings for the Inquiry began on Monday 8th November 2010 and concluded on Thursday 1 December 2011, after closing submissions from core participants and Counsel to the Inquiry.

The Inquiry sat from Monday to Thursday each week, with a number of short adjournments. 

This section includes:


Details of the witnesses called each week, along with a full list of all the witnesses called and statements 'read' into the Inquiry's record

Transcripts and evidence

Copies of the witness statements, documents called in evidence and transcripts of each day's hearing


Details about the venue for the hearings at Stafford Borough Council