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Inquiry announces publication date for Accountability and Reparations report

22 August 2019

The Inquiry will publish its report on the Accountability and Reparations investigation at midday on Thursday 19 September 2019.

The report follows 15 days of public hearings held between November 2018 and January 2019.

This investigation focuses on the aftermath of child sexual abuse, including the civil justice system, compensation, redress schemes and support services.

Five case studies were examined as part of this investigation. They are:

  • Forde Park approved school (Devon)

  • St Leonard’s children’s home (East London)

  • Stanhope Castle approved school (County Durham)

  • Children’s homes in North Wales including Bryn Alyn

  • St Aidan’s and St Vincent’s children’s homes (Cheshire and Widnes)

The full report and executive summary will be published on the Inquiry’s website.

In addition, the Inquiry will be holding a further three days of public hearings into phase two of this investigation between 26-28 November and ahead of this, a preliminary hearing will take place on 16 October at 10.30 am at the Inquiry hearing centre, 18 Pocock St, London, SE1 0BW.

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