Hearings

Upcoming and previous hearings are listed below.
Find out more about public hearings.

Following the Prime Minister’s recent announcement, we are now in a pre-election period. The Chair of the Inquiry, the Rt Hon. Lord Justice Haddon-Cave has decided that next Monday’s (3 June) OPEN hearing, when the Inquiry was due to hear evidence from the Rt Hon. Ben Wallace, should be postponed. The Inquiry will reschedule this OPEN hearing in due course.

Previous Hearings

Day Thirteen 3 May 2024 – Ministry of Defence Submissions

Day Twelve 21 February 2024 – Witness Statement – Rt Hon Johnny Mercer MP and Mark Nicol

Day Eleven 20 February 2024 – Witness Statement – Rt Hon Johnny Mercer MP

Day Ten 6 December 2023 – Witness Statements – N5595 and Brigadier Matthew Cansdale

Day Nine 5 December 2023 – Witness Statements – N5858 and Jim Priddin

Day Eight 4 December 2023 – Witness Statements – N5859 and N5857

Day Seven 26 October 2023 – Corporate Witness Statement of Colonel Kristian Rotchell

Day Six 25 October 2023 – Corporate Witness Statement of Brigadier Keith Eble and Gareth Martin

Day Four and Five 23-24 October 2023 – Corporate Witness Statement of Admiral Sir Antony Radakin KBC ADC

Day Three 11 October 2023 – Opening Statement from Richard Hermer KC

Day Two 10 October 2023 – Opening Statement from Oliver Glasgow KC, Brian Altman KC and Paul Greaney KC

Day One 9 October 2023 – Opening Statement from Oliver Glasgow KC

5 – 6 July 2023 – Open Preliminary Hearing

25 April 2023 – First Open Preliminary Hearing