Video of Opening Statements

Updated:  18th July 2016

The opening statements of the Historical Institutional Abuse Inquiry commenced in Banbridge on 1st September 2014. Videos of these opening statements can be seen at the following web addresses -

Sir Anthony Hart (Chairman) - Opening Remarks

Christine Smith QC, Senior Counsel Opening Remarks

Dr Ann McVeigh - Assessor Evidence

Dr Margaret Humphreys CBE OAM  - Assessor Evidence

The opening has been screened live by the BBC and it is available on the following link: -