The Manchester Arena Inquiry preliminary hearing due to take place on Monday 17 August has been vacated. The hearing will be rescheduled to take place at a later date.
The latest Inquiry news will be posted here.
A preliminary hearing was held on 23 July 2020 at 11.00am via Zoom to discuss the topic of Restriction Orders.
The Chairman of the Manchester Arena Inquiry, Sir John Saunders, has made a ruling on the application for Core Participant status by Kyle Lawler, and a ruling on the disclosure of the Security Experts’ report to the Health and Safety Executive. These rulings follow the submissions via video link on 13th July. Read the rulings in full here (see Directions, orders, responses and rulings section).
The hearing to consider the Fire Brigades Union application for Core Participant status was held via video link and can be watched on the Inquiry’s YouTube channel.