The scope of the UK public inquiry into the handling of the Covid pandemic has widened to include a focus on children.
When the draft terms were published in March, there was criticism that they failed to even mention the impact on children and young people. But after a public consultation, the final terms have been published and now incorporate the effect on the health, wellbeing and education of children.
The final terms of reference were decided following a four-week public consultation on the draft terms.
As well as expanding the terms to include the impact on the health, we