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07/07/15: Tenth anniversary of 7/7: 7/7 Ten Years On - An indictment of the State and the state of investigative journalism

03/10/11: New 7/7 Video released by Tom Secker: 7/7: Crime and Prejudice

03/06/11: J7 announce the launch of the Official blog of the Free Mohammed Campaign.

21/03/11: J7 publish our Submission to the Inquests regarding resumption of the inquests into the four.

29/10/10: J7 publish 7/7 Inquests transcripts as searchable, print-friendly PDFs.

16/10/10: J7 launch the dedicated new J7: 7/7 Inquests Blog for latest Inquests news and analysis.

07/10/10: J7 publish our Submissions to the 7 July Inquests, a series of documents compiled following Lady Justice Hallett's decision to accept submissions suggesting questions and lines of inquiry for the Inquests.

10/08/10: A new film 7/7: Seeds of Deconstruction has been released that places 7/7 in its wider historical and political context, and examines some of the many unanswered questions that still surround 7 July 2005.

01/08/10: J7 publish a review of another 7/7 related book, Out of the Tunnel, by Rachel 'North'.

07/07/10: J7 publish a detailed analysis of the number 30 bus explosion in Tavistock Square.

01/11/09: J7 respond to two 7/7 articles published in Notes from the Borderland issues 7 and 8. Read our response here.

01/11/09: Debunking 7/7 Debunking: An article in two parts that debunks some of the disingenuous attacks against those not convinced by the official story of 7/7. Read Part 1 here and read Part 2 here. October 2010 update: Debunking 7/7 Debunking Part 3.

04/07/09: J7 publish a revised, updated and expanded list of nine possible Alternative Hypotheses

03/03/09: J7 publish an exclusive interview with political prisoner Hussain al-Samamra, a Palestinian who sought political asylum in the UK, only to be imprisoned for two years without charge by the British State.

13/01/09: J7 challenge assertions made by Paul Stott in his paper and presentation to the Anarchist Studies Network conference at Loughborough University

14/04/08: Latest J7 article in the Capitalising on Terror series published: Human Rights Abuses & The Demonisation of 'The Enemy' in Secret Britain

07/03/08: J7 publish two new articles summarising the results of the 7/7 investigation, "Three years of investigation, 7 arrests, 3 charges" - Part 1 and Part 2. See also the latest update.

07/02/08: J7 Exclusive Report: Peter Power's CV Fakery - 7/7 terror rehearsal man and regular BBC 'terror' consultant was suspended from Dorset Police pending an internal inquiry that resulted in a file being sent to the Director of Public Prosecutions. Full story here.

04/01/08: In July 2007 the BBC approached J7 asking for participants in a 'documentary' about 7/7. Six months after initial contact, the BBC revealed the 'documentary' was part of BBC2's risible Conspiracy Files series. On learning this, J7 declined to participate. Find out why in the full J7 response to the BBC.

03/12/07: 7/7 Ripple Effect - J7 issue a rebuttal and rejection of the film and its unsubstantiated speculation.

05/11/07: Latest J7 Flyer published. View here, download PDF here and here

11/09/07: J7 book review - J7 reviews The 4th Bomb, a book by Daniel Obachike.

11/09/07: J7 reconstruct and republish the 7-7 discussion from the forum of cult writer/director Alex Cox.

24/08/07: Over a year since Dr John Reid acknowledged a fundamental error in the official Home Office 7/7 narrative, J7 receive a response to a series of Freedom of Information requests which includes an amendment to the repeatedly discredited narrative. Read the story and the revised section of the Home Office narrative on the J7 blog.

16/08/07: Channel 4 News' Darshna Soni blogs about the need for a 7/7 public inquiry and asks how independent or public such an inquiry would be under the Inquiries Act 2005, a piece of legislation that puts the government in control of 'independent' inquiries - 7/7 and the public inquiry dilemma, formerly titled, "Why it's time for a public inquiry into 7/7"

13/08/07: "Anyone who thinks the [Home Office] report is a full account is not being serious or realistic." On the launch of his new film The Homefront, the Cousin of 7/7 victim Anthony Fatayi Williams, filmmaker Thomas Ikimi, tells J7 about his film and the experiences of his family at the hands of the government since 7/7.

30/06/07: Major new content added - J7 Analysis of King's Cross / Russell Square incidents

04/06/07: July 7th Truth Campaign interviewed on Channel 4 News as a new survey shows 59% of Muslims don't believe the government has told the whole truth about 7/7. Watch Darshna Soni's original report, Survey: 'government hasn't told truth about 7/7', read viewer comments on the piece that show it's not just Muslims who don't believe we have been told the truth. See also Darshna Soni's follow-up blog and 7/7 The Conspiracy Theories which explains some of the many errors and anomalies in the official story.

03/06/07: Major new content added - J7 Analysis of Edgware Road / Paddington incidents

28/05/07: Major new content added - J7 Analysis of Liverpool Street / Aldgate / Aldgate East incidents

02/05/07: Full transcript and video of Tayab Ali's post-crevice statement on behalf of Salahuddin Amin

01/05/07: Video, audio and full transcript of Imran Khan's statement on behalf of Nabeel Hussain, who was acquitted of all charges in the Crevice trial

01/05/07: Transcript of Imran Khan's statement on behalf of the 5 men convicted in the Operation Crevice trial, given at the end of the trial on 30/04/07, which includes a statement by J7 on the renewed calls for a public inquiry into the events of 7/7

07/03/07: J7 publish a new article by Professor David MacGregor, 'July 7th as Machiavellian State Terror?' an article in which the events of 7/7 are given historical context and examined as potential acts of, 'Machiavellian state terror, spectacular violence perpetrated against the state by elements of the state itself'.

26/02/07: J7 is pleased and honoured to announce the publication of "The economics of 7/7 and other mysteries of capitalism explained", an article written for the July 7th Truth Campaign by writer and journalist William Bowles.

24/02/07: Brand new J7 article Capitalising on Terror - Who is really destroying our freedoms? - A look at how 7/7 has been used as the justification for the imposition of Draconian laws that criminalise everyone.

06/02/07: J7 publishes the London Bombings Dossier - an extensive portfolio of research by David Minahan, former National President of the MSF (Amicus) Union.

11/01/07: Above Top Secret publish an interview with J7 Truth Campaign team.

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Coroner's Inquests into the London Bombings of 7 July 2005

For regularly updated news and analysis from the 7/7 Inquests, please see the dedicated J7: 7/7 Inquests Blog

7/7 Inquests Transcripts as Searchable, Print-Friendly PDFs

Transcripts of the 7/7 Inquests hearings are being published on the official Coroner's Inquests into the London Bombings of 7 July 2005 web site. However the transcripts are only being published in a simple HTML format that is not suitable for printing or searching. J7 asked the inquest secretariat if there were any plans to publish the inquest transcripts in PDF format, in the same way that transcripts for the inquest into Jean Charles de Menezes - the young Brazilian extra-judicially executed by the British State on 22 July 2005 - were published, but we were merely advised that the transcripts would be published on the inquest web site after each day's hearings.

As the inquest secretariat are not publishing the transcripts as PDFs, J7 decided to produce the PDFs from the HTML versions published on the official inquest web site. The content of the PDFs is reproduced verbatim from the official transcripts and J7's PDF versions of the transcripts are designed to be suitable for searching, printing and annotating. PDF copies of the inquest transcripts will be published as soon as possible following their publication on the 7 July Inquests web site.

J7's submissions to the inquest, as described by the Counsel to the inquests, Hugo Keith QC, prized defender of Queen and State against all-comers, as "voluminous", can be found here, along with our submission regarding the resumption of the inquests into the four.

All transcripts and evidence are reproduced courtesy of: http://www.independent.gov.uk/7julyinquests/

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Legend

BTP - British Transport Police
COLP - City of London Police
LAS - London Ambulance Service
LFB - London Fire Brigade
MPS - Metropolitan Police Service
TFL - Transport for London
WYP - West Yorkshire Police
(C) - Witness called to give oral evidence
(R) - Witness statement to be read by Counsel to the Inquests.
 

Week 21 - The Verdicts

Week 20 Transcripts & Evidence - 07 - 11 March 2011

  • Legal argument regarding sufficiency of evidence to reach verdicts
    • 10 March 2011 am: Legal argument regarding sufficiency of evidence to reach verdicts. Submissions in relation to rule 43 to the extent permitted by the law.
    • 10 March 2011 pm: Legal argument regarding sufficiency of evidence to reach verdicts. Submissions in relation to rule 43 to the extent permitted by the law.
    • 11 March 2011 am: Legal argument regarding sufficiency of evidence to reach verdicts (continued).
    • 11 March 2011 pm: Legal argument regarding sufficiency of evidence to reach verdicts (continued).

Week 19 Transcripts & Evidence - 28 February - 04 March 2011

Week 18 Transcripts & Evidence - 21 - 25 February 2011

Week 17 Transcripts & Evidence - 14 - 18 February 2011

  • Evidence relating to the background of Kahn, Tanweer, Lindsay & Hussain
    • 14 February 2011 am: PC Glen Hesketh (C) (ex-MPS), Acting DI Peter Sparks (C) (MPS).
    • 14 February 2011 pm: Acting DI Peter Sparks (continued) (C) (MPS).
    • 15 February 2011 am: Detective Sergeant Grant Maxted (C) (Bedfordshire Police) via Videolink. Statements of: Sara Aziz, Wajid Hussain (both read).
    • 15 February 2011 pm: Witness A (C). Statement of James McDonald (ex-Northumbria Police) (read).
    • 16 February 2011 am: Shabaz Fazal (C) (Via Videolink), Tanweer Akhtar (C) (Via Videolink), Sarwar Khan (C) (Via Videolink).
    • 16 February 2011 pm: Mark Hargreaves (C) (Via Videolink), Martin Gilbertson (C). Statements of: DC Toby Griggs (MPS), Nicki Blackmore (all read).
    • 17 February 2011 am: Legal argument on the scope of verdicts in non Article 2 cases.
    • 18 February 2011: Non sitting day.

Week 16 Transcripts & Evidence - 07 - 11 February 2011

  • Evidence relating to command & control
    • 07 February 2011 am: Andrew Barr (LUL) (C).
    • 07 February 2011 pm: Andrew Barr (continued) (TFL) (C), Alan Dell (TFL) (C).
    • 08 February 2011 am: Geoffrey Dunmore, Howard Collins (C) (TFL), Chief Inspector Gosden (C) (BTP).
    • 08 February 2011 pm: Chief Inspector Gosden (C) (BTP) (cont'd), Chief Inspector Short (C) (BTP), Peter Hilton.
    • 09 February 2011 am: Chief Superintendent Alexander Robertson (C) (COLP), Superintendent Andrew Mellor (C) (COLP), Chief Inspector James Strother (C) (MPS). Statements of: Inspector Timothy Scott, Adrian Dwyer, Inspector Janet Doel (all read).
    • 09 February 2011 pm: No hearing.
    • 10 February 2011 am: Assistant Commissioner Christopher Allison (C) (MPS), Commander Robert Broadhurst (C) (MPS). Statements of: Superintendent Roger Gomm (R) (MPS) and Peter Sadowski (R) (ex-MPS).
    • 10 February 2011 pm: No hearing.
    • 11 February 2011: Non sitting day.

Week 15 Transcripts & Evidence - 31 January 2011 - 04 February 2011

  • Expert Evidence regarding the effects of blast injuries. Forensic Evidence. Forensic Evidence continued; Counsel to Inquest opens command & control, background and preventability evidence

Week 14 Transcripts & Evidence - 24 - 28 January 2011

  • Tavistock Square - circumstances at each of the four scenes immediately following the explosions
    • 24 January 2011 am: Carlos Daravina (C), Terence Hughes (C), Kevin Hume (C) (LFB). Statements of: Toby Keep, PC Glen Hesketh (all read).
    • 24 January 2011 pm: Michael Ellis (C) (ex-LFB), James Drew (C) (ex-LFB), Stephen McDermott (C) (ex-LFB), Simon Ford (C) (ex-LFB) (via Videolink from prison)
    • 25 January 2011 am: Emma Plunkett (C), Dr Andrena Claire Heath (C), Christopher Lawson (C), Dr Benjamin Teasdale (C). Statements of: Samantha Lott, PC Andrew Croft (both read).
    • 25 January 2011 pm: Dr David Tovey (C). Statements of Richmal Oates-Whitehead, Rachel Harris (LAS) (both read).
    • 26 January 2011 am: Dr James Dunn (C), Dr Michael Peters (C), Reverend Deborah Hodge (C), Mrs Jessica Ashford (C) (LAS).
    • 26 January 2011 pm: Dr Michelle Drage, DC Christopher Davison (C) (MPS). Statements of: Nadene Conway, Dr Kieran Walsh, Dr Robert Chapman, Dr Ian Hill (all read).
    • 27 January 2011 am: Non sitting day.
    • 28 January 2011 am: Dr Peter Holden (C), Supt. Philip Summers (C) (ex-MPS), Terence Williamson (C) (LAS), Dr Tim Harris (C). Statement of Martin Smith (read)
    • 28 January 2011 pm: Terence Williamson (continued) (C) (LAS), Neil Kitchen (C), Paul Gibson (C) (LAS). Statement of Dr Mark Wilson.

Week 13 Transcripts & Evidence - 17 - 21 January 2011

  • Tavistock Square - circumstances at each of the four scenes immediately following the explosions
    • 17 January 2011 am: Mia Scott-Bradshaw (C) (via Videolink), Anthony Stavely (C), Mark Beck (C). Statements of: Adrian Stallman, Margaret Majewska, Conor Delaney, Angela Griffiths (all read).
    • 17 January 2011 pm: Matthew Evenden (C). Statements of: Moses Eta-Ngomboh, Prevshan Vijendran, Scott Kelman, Walter Haydon, Paul Chippington, Peter Sanders (all read).
    • 18 January 2011 am: Inspector Ciaran Dermody (C) (BTP), PC Neville Lazenby (C) (BTP), PC Gary Sims (C) (BTP), Inspector Mark Perry (C) (MPS).
    • 18 January 2011 pm: Inspector Mark Perry (C) (MPS) (continued), PC Ashley Walker (C) (MPS).
    • 19 January 2011 am: PC Christopher Mitchell (C) (MPS), Deborah Kerslake (C) (ex-MPS), PC Robert Farrugia (C) (MPS), PC Sean Bannister (C) (MPS). Statements of: Louise Shepherd, Jospehine Weah (both read).
    • 19 January 2011 pm: Michelle Du-Feu (C), Mr Clive Featherstone (C), Mr Richard Collins (C). Statements of: PC Christopher Barkhouse, PC James White, Iakovos Petropouleas (all read).
    • 20 January 2011 am: Anthony Everington (C), Awani Choudhary (C), Jit Lodhi (C). Statements of: Julia Phillips, Jonathan Clarke, Stephen Boyd (all read).
    • 20 January 2011 pm: Professor Dunlop (C), Stephanie Riak-Akuei (C).
    • 21 January 2011 am: Application for witness anonymity. Open session, to be followed by closed session.

Week 12 Transcripts & Evidence - 10 - 14 January 2011

    • 10 January 2011 am/pm: Public Interest Immunity and anonymity applications. Hearing in open session.
    • 11 January 2011: Non-Sitting Day.
  • Tavistock Square - circumstances at each of the four scenes immediately following the explosions
    • 12 January 2011 am: Marie Fatayi-Williams (C), Esther Hyman (C), Grahame Russell (C), Aneta Dybek-Echtermeyer (C), Lisa French (C). Statements of: Pairose Bond, Giles Hart, Martin Lloyd Smith, Reetu Jain, Sangary Parathasangary, Ruth Parathasangary, John Falding (all read).
    • 12 January 2011 pm: Paul Rekret (C), Richard Jones (C). Statements of: Stephen Munns, Nicholas Ginty, David Brennecke, Paul Ward (all read).
    • 13 January 2011: Non-Sitting Day.
    • 14 January 2011 am: Louise Barry (C) (via Videolink from Australia), George Psaradakis (C), Georgina Ford (C), Tad Grygiewicz (C).
    • 14 January 2011 pm: Leandra Vavize (C), Tad Grygiewicz (continued) (C). Statements of: Sapna Khimani, Gary O'Monaghan (both read)

Week 11 Transcripts & Evidence - 20 - 24 December 2010

  • King's Cross / Russell Square scene evidence - circumstances at each of the four scenes immediately following the explosions
    • 20 December 2010 am: William McCafferty (C) (ex-BTP), Senior Divisional Officer Adams (C) (ex-LFB), Deputy Assistant Commissioner Cowup (C) (LFB), Inspector David Nasmyth-Miller (C) (MPS).
    • 20 December 2010 pm: Inspector David Nasmyth-Miller (C) (MPS) (Continued), Ken Leach (C) (TFL), Stephen Sale (C) (LAS), Paul Woodrow (C) (LAS).
    • 21 December 2010 am: 10:00am Directions Hearing - Public Interest Immunity - transcript available. 10:30am (approx): Closed Session, Directions Hearing - Public Interest Immunity.

Week 10 Transcripts & Evidence - 13 - 17 December 2010

  • King's Cross / Russell Square scene evidence - circumstances at each of the four scenes immediately following the explosions
    • 13 December 2010 am: Dr Roderick MacKenzie (C) (ex-Royal London), Dr Fenella Wrigley (C) (Royal London). Statements of: Gino Kempton (R) (ex-Royal London), PS Robert Spry, PC Scott Ferguson (all read)
    • 13 December 2010 pm: Andrew Newton (C) (LFB), Michael Walsh (C) (Royal London), James Down (C) (Royal London). Statements of: Dr Tony Kehoe (R) (ex-Royal London), Joanne Wiggett, Samantha Miller (all read)
    • 14 December 2010 am: Inspector David Rhodri Mugridge (C) (ex-MPS), Alexander Mcrae (C) (LAS), Dr Alistair Mulcahy (C) (Royal London), Dr Marie Sheppey (C) (Royal London).
    • 14 December 2010 am: Closed Session: Directions Hearing - Public Interest Immunity.
    • 15 December 2010 am: Susan Harrison (C), William Kilminster (C) (LAS), Tracey Russell (C) (LAS), Liam Whittaker (C) (ex-LAS).
    • 15 December 2010 pm: Stacey Rixon (C) (LAS), Chief Inspector Glen McMunn (C) (BTP). Statements of Lauren Vale, Alexander Bell (R) (BTP) (all read).
    • 16 December 2010: Non-Sitting Day.
    • 17 December 2010 am: PC Gary Whelan (C) (BTP), DS Michael Carney (C) (ex-BTP), DC Robin Lane (C) (MPS), PC Gareth Hill (C) (BTP), Chief Inspector Paul Garrett (C) (BTP), PC Helen Skeggs (C) (MPS), Detective Inspector John Brunsden (C) (MPS). Statements of: PC Claire Moffet, DCI Keith Pearce (R) (ex-MPS) (all read).

Week 9 Transcripts & Evidence - 06 - 10 December 2010

  • King's Cross / Russell Square scene evidence - circumstances at each of the four scenes immediately following the explosions
    • 06 December 2010 am: Professor Philip Patsalos (C), Gary Stevens (C), Simon Cook (C) ex-TFL. Statements of: Arash Lowni, Patrick Barnes (all read)
    • 06 December 2010 pm: Garri Hollness (C), Imran Chaudhury (C), PC Gerard Collins (C) BTP.
    • 07 December 2010 am: Sergeant Charles McGrotty (C) BTP, Inspector Kevin Johnson (C) BTP.
    • 07 December 2010 pm: Stephen Noon, PS John Bouchard (C) MPS, PC Neil Annals (C) MPS, PC Gavin Harwood (C) MPS. Statements of: Tracy Brade, Christine Candy, Joseph Orr, Timothy Wade, Peter Ball, Panagiotis Doulias.
    • 08 December 2010 am: Andrew Shaw (C) LFB, Adam Colebrook-Taylor (C). Statements of: Aaron Roche (LFB), Simon Wilson (all read).
    • 08 December 2010 pm: Matthew Jackson, Chief Inspector Raymond Shields (C) BTP, Inspector Stephen Betts (C) BTP. Statements of: Jonathan Bye, Mariana Cheianu, Annaick Guittenny, Sharif Valeeve (all read).
    • 09 December 2010 am: Mr Peter Taylor (C) LAS, Mr David Tompkins (C) LAS.
    • 09 December 2010 pm: Sam Sinclair (C) LAS, Adam Desmond (C) LAS, Philip Nation (C) (Royal London).

Week 8 Transcripts & Evidence - 29 November 2010 - 03 December 2010

  • King's Cross / Russell Square scene evidence - circumstances at each of the four scenes immediately following the explosions
    • 29 November 2010 am: Background Evidence: Kathryn Gilkison, John Mather, Stacy Beer, Saba Mozakka, Veronica Cassidy. Statements of: Ernest Adams, Martin Smith, Billy Chung for Yuen, Eleanor Daplyn, Astrid Wade, Tawfiq Ghayas, Lynne Joyce Harris, Dr Okorafor Ikeagwu, Sarah Jenkins, Catherine Johnson, Liz Staffell, Harry Levy, David Matsushita, Bernard and Rosemary Mayes, Farishta Sharifi, James Carlton (all read).
    • 29 November 2010 pm: Background Evidence cont’d. E Wynne-Evans (C)
    • 30 November 2010 am: Paul Mitchell, Yvette Newton, Julie Gruen, Paul Glennerster.
    • 30 November 2010 pm: Raymond Wright (via videolink), Thomas Nairn.
    • 01 December 2010 am: Jude Obi, Lilian Ajayi, Olawale Akerele (C), David Boyce (C) (TFL).
    • 01 December 2010 pm: Alison Macarthy (C), Gillian Hicks (C). Statements of: Noreen Amin, Gracia Hormigos, Vicki Hillyard, Julie Rowlinson and Travers Simmons (all read).
    • 02 December 2010 am: Directions Hearing - Public Interest Immunity. Closed session.
    • 02 December 2010 pm: Directions Hearing - Public Interest Immunity. Closed session.
    • 03 December 2010 am: Directions Hearing - Public Interest Immunity. Closed session.
    • 03 December 2010 pm: Directions hearing in open session.

Week 7 Transcripts & Evidence - 22 - 26 November 2010

  • Edgware Road scene evidence - circumstances at each of the four scenes immediately following the explosions
    • 22 November 2010 am: Martin Rolfe, PC Geoffrey Potter, Graeme Baker.
    • 22 November 2010 pm: Graeme Baker (continued), Nicholas Mars, Christopher Woofenden. Statements of: PC Christopher Millard, Alan Chandler (all read).
    • 23 November 2010 am: Andrew Meyer, Alasdair Hearsum, Lawrence Ward, Jesal Joshi.
    • 23 November 2010 pm: Alan Wymer (LAS), Brett Darsley (LFB), Mark Nunan (LFB). Statements of: Vincent Anderson (LFB), Jane Pitkin (all read).
    • 24 November 2010 am: Brett Loft (C) (LFB), David Emburey (C) (LFB), Nathan Sinden (C) (LFB), Dr David Wise (R) (Royal London), Keith Roy (R) (MPS).
    • 24 November 2010 pm: Inquest adjourned until the following day.
    • 25 November 2010 am: Peter Swan (C) (LAS), PS Christopher Brown (C) (MPS), Alan Davies (C) (LFB). Statement of Paul Dadge (read).
    • 25 November 2010 pm: Alan Davies (continued), Carl Chidgey (C) (LFB), Superintendent Jonathan Morgan (C) (MPS).

Week 6 Transcripts & Evidence - 15 - 19 November 2010

  • Edgware Road scene evidence - circumstances at each of the four scenes immediately following the explosions:
    • 16 November 2010 am: Caroline Bridgman, Timothy Coulson, Group Captain Craig Staniforth. Statement of: Patricia McCabe, Davinia Turrell, Tony Walters (all read)
    • 16 November 2010 pm: Peter Zimonjic, Ray Whitehurst.
    • 17 November 2010 am: Jeff Porter, Suhel Boodi, Dave Matthews, Michael Brough.
    • 17 November 2010 pm: Trevor Rodgers, Simon Blakesley, Paul Thompson, Craig Aylen. Statements of: Michael Cooney, Alfred Rogers, Emily Marton.
    • 19 November 2010 am: Jerry Kelly, Stephen Hickin, Alexander King, PC Murray Bird, PC David Hill. Statement of: Lee Hunt, Simon Eyles, Paul Bloomfield, Anna Hare, PC Laurence Pilbeam, WPC Nancie Powell, WPC Clare Richards (all read)

Week 5 Transcripts & Evidence - 08 - 12 November 2010

  • Edgware Road scene evidence - circumstances at each of the four scenes immediately following the explosions
    • 08 November 2010 am: Katy Brewster, Daniel Biddle, Adrian Heili, Graham Foulkes, Ros Morley, Abigail Priestly. Statement of: Veronica Downey, Julie Karina Nicholson, Hazel Webb, Ian O'Hara, Christopher Randall, Juan Riano-Perez, Alison Sayer, Bill Mann (all read).
    • 08 November 2010 pm: No hearing.
    • 09 November 2010 am: Jason Rennie, David Gardner, Sandip Meisuria. Statement of Mustafa Khan (read).
    • 09 November 2010 pm: Farid Bourbrook, John Macdonald, Anthony Pantling.
    • 10 November 2010 am: Matthew Childs, Kathleen Lazenbatt, Elizabeth Owen. Statement of Catherine Al-Wafai (read)
    • 10 November 2010 pm: Stuart Bullen (via Videolink from Manchester), Steve Hucklesby, Lisa Levine (via Videolink from Plantation, Florida). Directions hearing on PII claims.
    • 11 November 2010 am: Daniel Belsten, John Tulloch, Bryan Corbin, Andrew Ferguson. Statement of: Kathleen Benton, Emily Benton, James Mathiason (all read)
    • 11 November 2010 pm: No hearing. Inquests adjourned until 10.00 am on Tuesday, 16 November 2010

Week 4 Transcripts & Evidence - 01 - 05 November 2010

  • Aldgate scene evidence - circumstances at each of the four scenes immediately following the explosions
    • 01 November 2010 am: Paul Osborne, Kevin Richards, Sean Jones. Statements of: Neil Barclay, David Morgan, John Levey, Jeffrey Edwards, David Cook, Mark Spier, Ian Munro, Darren Buckley (all read).
    • 01 November 2010 pm: Neil Walker (via videolink from Liverpool), Stephen Foster, Dimitri Burge, Vincent Magyar.
    • 02 November 2010 am: Steven Sudbury, David Parnell, Steven Jones.
    • 02 November 2010 pm: Dr David Lockey, Craig Cassidy.
    • 03 November 2010 am: Alan Treacy, Tony Biles, Gary Burnham, Richard Travers, Andrew Meneely. Statement of Kenneth Murphy (read).
    • 03 November 2010 pm: Dr Morgan Costello, Chief Inspector Ian Wheeler, Superintendent Alistair Lawson. Statements of: Ian Collins, PC Daniel Jones, Nathaniel Cary, DC Richard Hall (all read).
    • 04 November 2010 am: Paul Rigby, Stephen Smith, Jonathan Edmondson.
    • 04 November 2010 pm: Jonathan Edmondson (cont'd), Superintendent David Roney, Geoffrey Fallows

Week 3 Transcripts & Evidence - 25 - 29 October 2010

  • Aldgate scene evidence - circumstances at each of the four scenes immediately following the explosions
    • 25 October 2010 am: Carl Davison, Thelma Stober, Melanie O'Dell, Timothy Batkin. Statements of: Simon Wotton, Louise Whitlock, Ayo Puddicombe (all read).
    • 25 October 2010 pm: Celia Harrison, Anthony Counihan, Leslie Drinkwater. Statement of Stephen Winning (read).
    • 26 October 2010 am: Stephen Eldridge, Olaniyi Falayi, Darren Glazer. Statement of Mark Williams (read).
    • 26 October 2010 pm: Daniel Kemp, Thomas O'Riordan. Statement of Ray Wood (read).
    • 27 October 2010 am: Antonio Silvestro, Inspector Robert Munn.
    • 27 October 2010 pm: Michael Hatcher, Neil Kemp, Adrian Neylan. Statement of Robert Whyte (read).
    • 28 October 2010 am: Submissions by Mr Eadie, Mr Skelt, Mr Coltart and Mr O'Connor. RIPA and ability to have 'closed hearings'
    • 28 October 2010 pm: Submissions by Mr O'Connor, Mr Keith. Reply submissions by Mr Eadie. Further submissions by Mr Coltart. RIPA and ability to have 'closed hearings'.
    • 29 October 2010 am: Anthony Cumner, Benjamin Cotton, PC James Aveling, PC Daniel Tilley, PC Ian Bartley, Sean Clarke.
    • 29 October 2010 pm: Sean Clarke, James McPartland, Michael Curnick

Week 2 Transcripts & Evidence - 18 - 22 October 2010

  • Aldgate scene evidence - circumstances at each of the four scenes immediately following the explosions
    • 18 October 2010 am: John Taylor, Michael Henning, John Gray. Statements of: Paul Cass, John Porter, Paul Naylor, Denise Baisden, Roberto Ciaccia, Martin Smith, Christopher Moffat, Mr Ivan, Emer Stevenson, Monica Omescu, Camilla Kingsland, Christine McDougall, Michael Stamp (all read)
    • 18 October 2010 pm: Steven Desborough, Guy Bonwick. Submissions re publication of EPE documents shown in court
    • 19 October 2010 am: Cynthia Chetty, Andrew Brown, Martine Wiltshire. Statements of: Camilla Wills, Kira Mason, Crystal Main (all read).
    • 19 October 2010 pm: Submissions re video footage. Bruce Lait, Elizabeth Kenworthy.
    • 20 October 2010 am: Terrence Hiscock, Ian Findlay, Melvin Finn, Hilary Collyer. Statements of: Stephen Talevski, Jordan Kemp, Emma Brown, Catherine Daniels (all read).
    • 20 October 2010 pm: Dr Gerardine Mariemarthe Quaghebeur, Detective Inspector Ian Baker.
    • 21 October 2010 am: Nicholas Boyce, Gerard McSherry, Mr Colin Pettit.
    • 21 October 2010 pm: Anis Shlewet, Philip Duckworth, John Simpson, Laura Morris.

Week 1 Transcripts & Evidence - 11 - 14 October 2010

  • Opening statement from Hugo Keith QC and Travel of the accused to and within London on the morning of 7 July 2005
    • 11 October 2010 am: Opening from Counsel to the Inquests, Hugo Keith.
    • 11 October 2010 pm: Opening from Counsel to the Inquests, Hugo Keith.
    • 12 October 2010 am: Opening from Counsel to the Inquests, Hugo Keith - continued.
    • 12 October 2010 pm: Opening from Counsel to the Inquests, Hugo Keith - continued.
    • 13 October 2010 am: Detective Inspector Kindness (C), Mrs Sylvia Waugh (C).
    • 13 October 2010 pm: Mrs S Clarke, Mr B Leech, Mr K Sylvester, Mr J Martoccia, Mr L Robinson (read), Mr P Gransby (read), Mr P Walker (read) and Mr M Okasheh (read).
    • 14 October 2010 am: Detective Sergeant Mark Stuart, Gavin Townsend (read), Kulvinder Pipial (read), Andrew Donaldson (read), Janice Stephens and Fayaz Patel.
    • 14 October 2010 pm: Detective Inspector Kindness (C).

Pre-Inquest Proceedings - 25 February 2010 - 04 October 2010

  • Pre-Inquest Proceedings
    • 25 February 2010 am: No description available.
    • 26 April 2010 am: Submissions by Mr Keith and Mr Coltart.
    • 26 April 2010 pm: Submissions by Mr Patterson and Mr O'Connor.
    • 27 April 2010 am: Submissions by Mr O'Connor, Mr Saunders and Ms Sheff.
    • 27 April 2010 pm: Submissions by Ms Sheff, Mr Keith, Mr O'Connor, Mr Garnham.
    • 28 April 2010 am: Submissions by Mr Garnham.
    • 28 April 2010 pm: Submissions by Mr Gibbs, Ms Przybylska, Mr Skelt and Mr Hill.
    • 29 April 2010 am: Discussion re: fingerprint letter. Submissions by Mr Hill, Ms Barton, Ms Simcock, Ms Boyd, Mr Morton and Mr Keith.
    • 29 April 2010 pm: Submissions by Mr Keith. Further discussion re: fingerprint letter and discussion re: new powers.
    • 30 April 2010 am: Submissions by Mr Coltart, Mr Patterson, Mr Saunders, Ms Sheff, Mr O'Connor, Mr Hill, Mr Garnham and Mr Keith. The Pre-Inquest hearing has now concluded. Dame Heather Hallett has reserved her decisions but has assured potentially interested persons that she will give her ruling as soon as she possibly can, which she hopes will be within the next two to three weeks.
    • 23 June 2010 am: Submissions by Mr Keith, Mr Hall, Mr Patterson, Mr Hill, Mr Beggs, Mr Gillbs, Ms Barton, Mr O'Connor, Mr Coltart, Mr Saunders, Ms Sheff, Ms Boyd, Mr Furniss and Mr Morton.
    • 23 July 2010 am: Submissions by Mr Keith, Mr Hall, Mr Hill, Mr Beggs, Mr Gibbs, Ms Barton, Ms Boyd, Mr Saunders, Ms Sheff and Ms Gallagher.
    • 10 October 2010 am: Submissions on: the core bundle, courtroom IT, witnesses, anonymity, disclosure. Submissions by Ms Gallagher.

 


Notes for Editors

  • J7: The July 7th Truth Campaign was established shortly after the events of 7th July 2005, when it transpired that the unfolding story was giving rise to more questions than answers.
  • J7's ongoing research efforts have twice forced the government to amend the official Home Office narrative which, on one occasion, required the then Home Secretary, Dr John Reid, to stand before parliament and announce a major factual inacurracy to the house.
  • J7 do not accept that the Inquests into 52 of the 56 deaths should stand in place of Inquests into the four men accused of perpetrating the events of 7/7.
  • J7 are dismayed that the families of the accused have been refused the legal aid that would have allowed them to be represented at the current round of Inquests.
  • J7 fully expect that the Inquests into the four accused should be opened and conducted publicly once the Inquests into the 52 have been completed.
  • J7 are concerned that some witnesses called at the Inquests may have already been presented with the Metropolitan Police site reports from each of the four locations. We have requested that any witnesses called to give testimony at the Inquests are asked to state for the public record whether they have viewed and/or read the Metropolitan Police reports as it is highly unusual that witnesses called to give evidence in any case would be privy to such reports. J7 are deeply concerned about the impact and effects that having access to these reports prior to giving their testimonies will have on their recollections of events and the witness testimonies that will be given to the inquest.
  • In November 2005, after repeated refusals by the government to hold an independent public inquiry into 7/7, and given the paucity of evidence presented to support the official narrative of events, J7 established its People's Investigation Forum to coordinate our ongoing research efforts and track the progress of the many Freedom of Information requests we have issued in order to try and uncover the truth.
  • Over 3,200 people have signed our petition calling on the government and police to release the evidence they claim to have. J7 supports all calls for an independent public inquiry, and are the only organisation calling for a public inquiry who specifically stipulate that any inquiry should be held outside of the remit of the Inquiries Act 2005 that subjects all public inquiries to full government control.
  • The fruits of J7's research, along with articles by respected writers and academics are published on our main web site at www.julyseventh.co.uk.


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