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.
Ex-wife of Bruce Grobbelaar, the former footballer exposed in 1984 by The Sun for accepting bribes to throw football matches. Deborah Grobbelaar gave evidence of intense media intrusion over 17 years throughout high-profile court cases, bankruptcies and the Grobbelaar’s divorce.