Bishop Bill Wright released a letter on Friday 1 March to all in the Catholic Diocese of Maitland-Newcastle in regard to the Special Commision of Inquiry into matters relating to the Police investigation of certain child sexual abuse allegations in the Catholic Diocese of Maitland-Newcastle.
In the letter Bishop Bill encourages anyone who may have information that could be relevant to make contact with the Inquiry. "As the Bishop of Maitland-Newcastle, I enjoin any member of our clergy, religious orders or laity who has any information that may be relevant to the Inquiry, to come forward, make contact and give them your information," Bishop Bill said.
An Inquiry Information Centre will be operating on specific days in March, April and May at the Justice Access Centre, Floor 1, Suite 2, 84 Nelson Street, Wallsend.
To read Bishop Bill's letter in full please view the text in the Press Releases section of this site. You can also download a media release from the Special Commission of Inquiry about the Inquiry Information Centre in Wallsend.