Mental Health and Deaths in Prison: Interim Report Contents


The following witnesses gave evidence. Transcripts can be viewed on the inquiry publications page of the Committee’s website.

Wednesday 22 February 2017 Question number

Juliet Lyon, Chair, Independent Advisory Panel on Deaths in Custody, Lord Harris of Haringey, Frances Crook, Chief Executive, the Howard League for Penal Reform, Rt Hon the Baroness Corston


Wednesday 1 March 2017

Ms A, Mr L, Dr Janet Parrott, Forensic Psychiatrist, Nurse Stacey Washington


“Harry”, “James”, Dr Heidi Hales, Forensic Psychiatrist, Dr Celia Sadie, Clinical Psychologist


Wednesday 8 March 2017

Ms Donna Saunders, Mr Mark Saunders, Ms Clare Hobday Saunders,
Ms Deborah Coles, Director, INQUEST


Ms Sheila Waplington, Ms Marlene Danter, Ms Deborah Coles, Director, INQUEST, Selen Cavcav, Caseworker, INQUEST


Wednesday 15 March 2017

Deborah Coles, Director, INQUEST, Dr Andrew Forrester, Consultant and Honorary Senior Lecturer in Forensic Psychiatry, South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust and Institute of Psychiatry, Rt Hon Lord Bradley PC


Mike Rolfe, National Chair, the Professional Trades Union for Prison, Correctional & Secure Psychiatric Workers (the POA), Andrea Albutt, President, Prison Governors Association, Mike Trace, Chief Executive, Rehabilitation for Addicted Prisoners Trust (RAPt), Mark Johnson, Founder, User Voice


Wednesday 29 March 2017

Lord Farmer, Dr Éamonn O’Moore, Director, Health and Justice, Public Health England, and Director, UK Collaborating Centre, World Health Organization, Catherine May, Head of External Affairs in Wales, Equality and Human Rights Commission, Dr Kate Paradine, Chief Executive, Women in Prison


29 April 2017