Update from the Inquiry: next steps for Module 1

17 August 2022

We have now closed the Core Participant application window for Module 1.  Module 1 will examine the resilience and preparedness of the United Kingdom for a Coronavirus pandemic.  The Chair will carefully review the applications and make determinations in September. Applicants will be notified directly by the Inquiry. We can also confirm that our first Read more…

UK Covid-19 Inquiry launches first investigation

21 July 2022

Today, Baroness Heather Hallett officially launched the UK Covid-19 Inquiry and opened its first investigation into how well prepared the UK was for a pandemic. Baroness Hallett also set out an ambitious timetable, with preliminary hearings starting this year, and the first witnesses to be called next spring.