Vennells denies knowing convictions were unsafe in 2013 despite email

Published date24 May 2024
Publication titleHuddersfield Daily Examiner
Mr Bates told Ms Vennells that he was "surprised" she had not offered to meet him "bearing in mind what has been discovered so far" - referring to the work of independent forensic accountants Second Sight

The 65-year-old said the Post Office did want "reassurance" the Horizon system could be relied upon but denied seeking to persuade Second Sight to come to a conclusion favourable to the company.

She told the probe she was unaware there was a view among the company's lawyers that reviewing a large number of cases might "open the...

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