The COVID Inquiry … About Time? – Carmelite Chambers

Posted May 26th, 2021 in chambers articles, coronavirus, government departments, inquiries, news by sally

‘Facing mounting pressure from a number of critics that his delays in implementing lockdowns [the first being imposed in March 2020] cost thousands of lives, the Prime Minister, Rt Hon Boris Johnson MP, on 12th May 2021 announced plans for a public inquiry into the government’s handling of the Covid pandemic, under the powers of the Inquiries Act 2005. It is due to commence in the Spring of 2022. Its terms of reference will not be announced until closer to its start.’

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Carmelite Chambers, 18th May 2021