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Closing hearing date for Edinburgh hospital announced

The closing oral hearing for the Royal Hospital for Children and Young People and Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Edinburgh, will begin on 17 June 2024.


CP Closing submissions for February and March 2024 hearing published

The Inquiry has published closing statements from core participants related to the Edinburgh hearing held in February and March 2024.


Provisional Position Papers 11 and 12 published

The Inquiry has published Provisional Position Papers 11 and 12, which focus on the Queen Elizabeth University Hospital in


New Inquiry Team members

Lord Brodie, Chair of the Scottish Hospitals Inquiry has appointed two new counsel to the Inquiry.


Final hearing on Edinburgh hospital resumes

The Scottish Hospitals Inquiry will continue hearing evidence in relation to the Royal Hospital for Children and Young People and Department of Clinical Neurosciences (RHCYP/DCN) from Monday 26 February 2024.


Fact Sheet - The Difference between an Inquiry and a Fatal Accident Inquiry

A number of Fatal Accident Inquiries (FAIs) have been announced by the Crown Office and Procurator Fiscal Service to investigate the death of several children at the Queen Elizabeth University Hospital.


Update from the Inquiry

Topics for the hearing commencing on 26 February 2024 and a Direction in respect of the Hearing commencing 19 August 2024 now available. 


Solicitor to the Inquiry appointment

Brandon Nolan will take up the post of Solicitor to the Inquiry on 18 September 2023.


Provisional Position Paper 8 published

The Scottish Hospitals Inquiry has published Provisional Position Paper 8 today.