Submitted in response to written requests from the Inquiry, usually providing lists of questions to be answered. In most cases these formed the basis of questioning in public sessions, but in some cases they were read into the record (or taken as read) and the witness did not appear in person.
Given by witnesses invited by the Inquiry, normally after they have made written statements. These sessions could be viewed live online and sometimes on television news services, and the video recordings are part of the archive. The statements were usually released to the public after the public sessions.
Established in 1913 by Andrew Carnegie, Scottish-American industrialist and philanthropist. The Carnegie Trust works to seek the improvement of the well-being of the masses by investing in areas such as libraries and public spaces as well as education, social work and children’s rights. Gave evidence to the Inquiry on “the public interest” and possible ways of defining it.