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Preliminary Hearing dates announced for three further investigations

22 February 2016

Court 73 in the Royal Courts of Justice will be the venue for all the Preliminary Hearings into Lord Greville Janner, the Anglican Church, Rochdale and Lambeth councils.

The Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse has today announced March preliminary hearing dates for three further investigations,  in addition the hearing on 9 March in Lord Greville Janner:

The Preliminary Hearing on allegations of child sexual abuse involving the Anglican Church will take place on the morning of Wednesday 16 March, in Court 73 of the Royal Courts of Justice.

The Preliminary Hearing on allegations of child sexual abuse involving Cambridge House, Knowl View and Rochdale will take place in the afternoon of Wednesday 16 March, in court 73 of the Royal Courts of Justice.

The Preliminary Hearing on allegations of child sexual abuse involving children in the care of Lambeth Council will take place on the morning of Thursday 24 March, in Court 73 of the Royal Courts of Justice.

As previously announced, the Preliminary Hearing into allegations of child sexual abuse involving Lord Greville Janner and the institutional responses to those allegations will take place on Wednesday 9 March, in Court 73 of the Royal Courts of Justice.

Applications for Core Participants, submissions on the scope of the investigation and the possible timetable and broadcast of future proceedings will be heard during each hearing.

Preliminary Hearings are open to the press and public, but none of them will be broadcast.

For information on attending Preliminary Hearings, please read this document or for more information on Preliminary Hearings, please read the information note on each of the Investigation pages

More information on preliminary hearings can be found here.

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