• 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

  • Vacancy for Area Coroner the City of Manchester Coroner Area

      ADVERTISEMENT Post Title   Area Coroner Section Coroner’s Office, Manchester(City) Location (Including full postal address) Based at HM Coroner’s Office, Manchester Town Hall, Albert Square, Manchester, M60 2LA Grade N/A Salary/wage £70-75,000 pa. A 5.5% salary supplement will also…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 am very pleased to announce that Gordon Glasgow the retired Sefton, Knowsley and St Helens Coroner has been awarded a Ph.D by Cambridge University. The award has been made on the basis of the submission of twelve pieces of…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

  • Mr Solomon Adler

    Mr Solomon Adler   It is with great sorrow that the Coroners’ Society has learned of the death of Mr Solomon Adler. Simon Nelson explains that without Mr Adler non-invasive scanning would simply not have been contemplated as an alternative…Read More

  • Paul Goggins MP

    Paul Goggins PM, born June 16 1953, died January 7 2014   It is with great sadness that the Society have received the tragic news of the death of Paul Goggins. It was during 2003 to 2005 that Paul was…Read More

  • New Year's Honours 2014 Jim Lewis BEM

    James (Jim) Lewis BEM has been made a Medallist of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire in the New Year’s Honours 2014 for his exemplary service to bereaved people in the City of Liverpool over the past 26…Read More

  • New Senior Coroner for East London

    The London Borough of Waltham Forest, as the relevant authority, has today announced the appointment of Nadia Persaud to the post of Senior Coroner for East London. The Chief Coroner has given his consent to this appointment as has the…Read More

  • JACK PEPLER FORMER CORONER FOR SOUTH BRISTOL, CLEVEDON AND WESTON SUPER MARE

    I have today learned of the sad death on 8th February of Jack Pepler. In the 1970s and 80s Jack was one of the two coroners for Avon and was responsible for South Bristol from Bath to Clevedon and Weston…Read More