*Please see our latest statement concerning the postponed of the Lessons Learned Review Report due for publication in September 2020. An updated timeline will be published in due course.  

Timeline of the review:

Stage 1 – Preliminary Stage (completed January 2020)


  • the development of an outline scope
  • public announcement of the review
  • call for individuals to participate in the Independent Advisory Group and wider review

Stage 2 – Commencement Stage (completed March 2020)


  • the establishment of an Independent Advisory Group
  • finalisation and agreement to the detailed scope of work

Stage 3 – Fieldwork Stage (to be completed by end July 2020)


  • Review of documentation, correspondence, policies and procedures provided by Emmanuel Church Wimbledon
  • Review of information and documentation gained from other sources
  • Interviews with a wide range of individuals including victims/survivors

Stage 4 – Analysis and reporting Stage (to be completed by end September 2020*)


  • Review Team to analyse information and draft report
  • Independent Advisory Group to quality assure and agree final report
  • Final report submitted to Emmanuel Church Wimbledon
  • Final report to be published by Emmanuel Church Wimbledon