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Brook House Inquiry announces decisions on Core Participant applications

In April 2020, Kate Eves, Chair of the Brook House Inquiry, formally invited applications from individuals and organisations who wished to be considered for Core Participant status. A deadline was set for 19 May 2020. The Inquiry received 16 applications, including those which the Chair referred to in her Opening statement on 21 April 2020. […]

Published on: 25 August 2020

Deadline to apply for Core Participant status announced

The Brook House Inquiry Chair, Kate Eves, has announced in her Opening Statement, the deadline to apply for Core Participant Status. In her opening statement Eves said: ‘Guidance on how to apply for Core Participant Status is available on the Inquiry website and I would ask any individuals or organisations with an interest in the […]

Published on: 28 April 2020

Chair’s opening statement and call for evidence

The Brook House Public Inquiry formally launched its call for evidence today in an opening statement from Inquiry Chair Kate Eves urging those who were detained at, employed by, or otherwise witness to events at Brook House immigration removal centre between April 2017 and August 2017 to contact the Inquiry. The statement can be viewed […]

Published on: 21 April 2020

Chair’s Update on COVID-19 impact on the Brook House Inquiry

In view of the Government’s guidelines regarding the avoidance of public gatherings and travelling into London, I have regretfully decided not to hold a public opening hearing for the Brook House Inquiry. I do not want to risk the health and wellbeing of those who would want to attend the hearing, including potential Core Participants, […]

Published on: 27 March 2020