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Information relating to hearings – including dates and transcripts – is made available here as the Inquiry progresses. 

preliminary hearing
12/10/2020 5:00 pm
12/10/2020 9:30 am

Chapter 7 Hearing, 12 October

The Inquiry continues to hear Chapter 7 evidence related to the Manchester Arena complex and security arrangements.

The Inquiry heard evidence from DCI Sam Pickering from Greater Manchester Police, Jonathan Lavery Security Consultant for Showsec, PC Lorraine Johnstone from British Transport Police, and Brandon Couper-Phillips, Showsec Steward.

The hearing was streamed to the Inquiry YouTube channel. The stream was operating on a 10 minute delay.