• Assistant Coroners - Derby and Derbyshire Coroner Area

    Assistant Coroners  -  Derby and  Derbyshire Coroner Area             Salary:                       Fee based, £300 per sitting day[1] Working hours:       A minimum of 3 days per week Location:                  Derby and Derbyshire Coroner Area     Derby and Derbyshire Coroner…Read More

  • Assistant Coroner Vacancies for Greater Manchester South.

    Assistant  Coroner  for  Greater  Manchester  South.   Stockport Council, as relevant authority for the Greater Manchester South coroner area, is seeking to appoint two Assistant Coroners, to assist the Senior Coroner and Area Coroner in undertaking their duties.   The…Read More

  • Congratulations on being appointed Queen's Counsel

    The Society sends its hearty congratulations to Bridget Maura Dolan QC, Dr Simon Fox QC and to Peter Skelton QC whose appointments have been approved by Her Majesty the Queen   André Rebello - Hon Secretary 11th January 2016…Read More

  • New Years Honours 2016

    Laura Margaret LOGAN-WOOD MBEhas been made a Member of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire for her work in the voluntary service in Chelmsford Essex. She has been the coordinator of the Coroners' Court Support Service in…Read More

  • Queen's Birthday Honours

    The Society congratulates our colleague Howard WAY OBE, a Detective Inspector in the Metropolitan Police Service who has been made an Officer of the most excellent order of the British Empire for services to Disaster Victim Identification. &…Read More

  • New Year's Honours 2015

    The Society sends its hearty congratulations to    (Bill) William James ARMSTRONG OBE  Lately Senior Coroner for Norfolk. For services to the Bereaved and to charity and   Dr (Bill)  William LAWLER OBE Forensic Pathologist. For services to the Police…Read More

  • New Senior Coroner for West Yorkshire West

    Bradford Metropolitan District Council, as relevant authority, has today announced the appointment of Martin Fleming as senior coroner for the West Yorkshire (West) coroner area. The Chief Coroner has given his consent to this appointment as has the Lord Chancellor…Read More

  • New Senior Coroner for South London Announced

    The Chief Coroner is pleased to announce that, following a selection exercise by the London Borough of Croydon as the relevant authority,  the new senior coroner for the South London Area will be Selena Lynch. Selena will take over from…Read More

  • Dr Gordon Glasgow

    I regret to have to inform you of the death of the former HM Coroner in Sefton, Knowsley and St Helens, Gordon Glasgow. Gordon died on 23rd February 2016 at the age of 89. He retired from office in October…Read More

  • Publication of the Guide to Coroner Services

    The Ministry of Justice have today published the new ‘Guide to Coroner Services’ booklet and an accompanying leaflet, ‘Coroner investigations – a short guide’.   The Guide explains to bereaved people, and others who come into contact with a coroner…Read More