• Birthday Honours 2016

    The Society send its congratualtions to all recipients of Honours but in particular Dame Commander of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire Professor Susan Margaret BLACK, OBE FRSEDirector, The Centre for Anatomy and Human Sue Black Identification,…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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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