HM Coroner's Service - Inquest Timetable and Diary

The inquests shown below are those  listed for hearing in the next month.  Major inquests that are arranged well in advance are also shown.

It is possible that if an inquest is listed at very short notice, it may not appear in the list below.  If you are concerned that an inquest for a relative of yours does not appear, you are welcome to contact the Coroner's office.

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INQUEST TIMETABLE

 

Kally Cheema (HM Senior Coroner for Cumbria)

 

Issued - 9th September 2019

 

MONDAY 9TH SEPTEMBER 2019 - Coroner's Court, Cockermouth

 

11:00            Harold Lewis                   from Carlisle                        Estimated 30 mins

 

                     Age:  93

 

Date of death:  3rd August 2019             place of death:  Carlisle

 

Coroner:  Kirsty Gomersal

 

11:30            Henry Beatty                   from Workington                              Estimated 30 mins

 

                     Age:  99

 

Date of death:  5th August 2019             place of death:  Workington

 

Coroner:  Kirsty Gomersal

 

12:00            Valerie Rose Holden       from Kendal                         Estimated 30 mins

 

                     Age:  80

 

Date of death:  2nd August 2019            place of death:  Kendal

 

Coroner:  Kirsty Gomersal

 

 

 

TUESDAY 10TH SEPTEMBER 2019 - Barrow Town Hall

 

10:00            Marc David Westwood   from Barrow                         Estimated 3 hours

 

                     Age:  36

 

Date of death:  6th August 2018             place of death:  Barrow

 

Coroner:  Mr P O'Donnell

 

 

 

WEDNESDAY 11TH SEPTEMBER 2019 - Coroners Court, Cockermouth

 

10.00am       Christine Elaine              from Workington                              Estimated 1 hour

 

                     Stephenson

 

                     Age: 65

 

Date of death: 7th April 2019                  place of death: West Cumberland Hospital

 

Coroner: Kirsty Gomersal

 

11:30            Robert Alan Graham      from Silloth                           Estimated 30 mins

 

                     Age:  79

 

Date of death:  15th August 2019           place of death:  Silloth

 

Coroner:  Kirsty Gomersal

 

 

 

WEDNESDAY 11TH SEPTEMBER 2019 - Cumbria House, Carlisle

 

10:00            John Greenup                 from Carlisle                        Estimated 1 hour

 

                     Age:  80

 

Date of death:  10th April 2019               place of death:  Cumberland Infirmary, Carlisle

 

Coroner:  Simon Ward

 

11:30            Harry Armstrong            from Carlisle                        Estimated 90 minutes

 

                     Age:  20

 

Date of death:  7th April 2019                 place of death:  Carlisle

 

Coroner:  Simon Ward

 

14:00            Kenneth William Irving   from Carlisle                        Estimated 1 hour

 

                     Age:  81

 

Date of death:  9th April 2019                 place of death:  Cumberland Infirmary, Carlisle

 

Coroner:  Simon Ward

 

15:00            Daniel Temple                 from Sedbergh                     Estimated 1 hour

 

                     Age:  27

 

Date of death:  29th March 2019           place of death:  Sedbergh

 

Coroner:  Simon Ward

 

 

 

THURSDAY 12TH SEPTEMBER 2019 - Coroner's Court, Cockermouth

 

10.00am       Neil Andrew Routledge  from Workington                              Estimated 2 ½ hours

 

                     Age: 40

 

Date of death: 11th January 2019          place of death: Workington

 

Coroner: Kirsty Gomersal

 

14:00            William Harkness            from Langholm                    Estimated 30 minutes

 

                     Age:  81

 

Date of death:  19th August 2019           place of death:  Cumberland Infirmary

 

Coroner:  Kirsty Gomersal

 

14:30            Patricia Jane Purdy        from Brampton                    Estimated 30 minutes

 

                     Age:  93

 

Date of death:  6th September 2019      place of death:  Brampton

 

Coroner:  Kirsty Gomersal

 

 

 

MONDAY 16TH SEPTEMBER 2019 - Coroner's Court, Cockermouth

 

14:00            Andrea Cockbain            Pre Inquest Review Hearing         Estimated 1 hour

 

                     Age:  35 from Whitehaven

 

Date of death:  18th March 2018           place of death:  Whitehaven

 

Coroner:  Kirsty Gomersal

 

 

 

TUESDAY 17TH SEPTEMBER 2019 - Coroner's Court, Cockermouth

 

10:00            Christine Lawrenson      from Barrow In Furness       Estimated 3 days

 

                     Age:  61

 

Date of death:  23rd May 2017               place of death:  Barrow In Furness

 

Coroner:  Kirsty Gomersal

 

 

 

FRIDAY 20TH SEPTEMBER 2019 - Cumbria House, Carlisle

 

10:00            Sally Anne Louise Hodgson    from Carlisle              Estimated 1 hour

 

                     Age:  29

 

Date of death:  25th April 2019               place of death:  Carlisle

 

Coroner:  TBA

 

11:30            William Hughes               from Harrington                   Estimated 1 hour

 

                     Age:  70

 

Date of death:  20th April 2019               place of death:  Cumberland Infirmary

 

Coroner:  TBA

 

14:00            Paul Matthews                from Carlisle                        Estimated 90 minutes

 

                     Age:  35

 

Date of death:  28th April 2019               place of death:  Carlisle

 

Coroner:  TBA

 

                    

 

MONDAY 23RD SEPTEMBER 2019 - Coroner's Court, Cockermouth

 

10:00            Kenneth McDonald         from Carlisle                        Estimated 1 hour

 

                     Age 57

 

Date of death:  19th April 2019               place of death:  Carlisle

 

Coroner:  Kally Cheema

 

11:30            Robert Manduell             from Workington                              Estimated 30 minutes

 

                     Age:  92

 

Date of death:  20th August 2019           place of death:  Workington

 

Coroner:  Kally Cheema

 

13:00            Patricia McDonnell         from Carlisle                        Estimated 30 minutes

 

                     Age:  68

 

Date of death:  20th August 2019           place of death:  Carlisle

 

Coroner:  Kally Cheema

 

13:30            Helen Earl                        from Penrith                         Estimated 30 minutes

 

                     Age:  93

 

Date of death:  22nd August 2019          place of death:  Penrith

 

Coroner:  Kally Cheema

 

 

 

TUESDAY 24TH SEPTEMBER 2019 - Barrow Town Hall, Barrow

 

10:00            Wesley Wood                  from Kendal                         Estimated 2 days

 

                     Age:  36

 

Date of death:  1st June 2018                place of death:  Furness General Hospital

 

Coroner:  Kirsty Gomersal

 

 

 

TUESDAY 1ST OCTOBER 2019 - Coroner's Court, Cockermouth

 

10:00            Francis Bamber              from Keswick                       Estimated 2 hours

 

                     Age:  86

 

Date of death:  18th December 2018     place of death:  Keswick

 

Coroner:  Kirsty Gomersal

 

 

 

TUESDAY 1ST OCTOBER 2019 - Barrow Town Hall, Barrow

 

11:00            Joan Brenda Chatham   from Millom                          Estimated 2 hours

 

                     Age:  73

 

Date of death:  15th December 2017     place of death:  Furness General Hospital

 

Coroner:  Dr N Shaw

 

14:00            Jacob Peter Davies         from Askam in Furness       Estimated 90 minutes

 

                     Age:  18

 

Date of death:  27th December 2018     place of death:  Broughton in Furness

 

Coroner:  Dr N Shaw

 

 

 

FRIDAY 4TH OCTOBER 2019 - Coroner's Court, Cockermouth

 

10:00            Joyce Holden                  from Wigton                         Estimated 1 hour

 

                     Age:  77

 

Date of death:  26th June 2019              place of death:  Wigton

 

Coroner:  Dr Nicholas Shaw

 

11:30            Mary Tinkler                    from Whitehaven                 Estimated 30 minutes

 

                     Age:  85

 

Date of death:  25th August 2019           place of death:  Whitehaven

 

Coroner:  Dr Nicholas Shaw                 

 

14:00            Liane Davenport             from Ennerdale                    Estimated 2 hours

 

                     Age:  61

 

Date of death:  4rh December 2018      place of death:  Ennerdale

 

Coroner:  Dr Nicholas Shaw

 

 

 

TUESDAY 8TH OCTOBER 2019 - Coroner's Court, Cockermouth

 

10:00            Rhegane Elise Carruthers from Bigrigg                     Estimated 2 hours

 

                     Age:  22

 

Date of death:  10th June 2018              place of death:  Bigrigg

 

Coroner:  Dr Nicholas Shaw

 

14:30            Claire Teresa Davies      from Whitehaven                 Estimated 90 minutes

 

                     Age:  41

 

Date of death:  23rd August 2018           place of death:  Whitehaven

 

Coroner:  Dr Nicholas Shaw

 

 

 

THURSDAY 10TH OCTOBER 2019 - Cumbria House, Carlisle

 

10:00            Mark Lister                      from Brampton                    Estimated 90 minutes

 

                     Age 49

 

Date of death:  12th May 2019               place of death:  Brampton

 

Coroner:  Mr Craig Smith

 

11:30            Grzegorz Roman Rynkiewicz from Carlisle              Estimated 90 minutes

 

                     Age:  49

 

Date of death:  23rd April 2019               place of death:  Carlisle

 

Coroner:  Mr Craig Smith

 

 

 

FRIDAY 11TH OCTOBER 2019 - Coroner's Court, Cockermouth

 

14:00            Margaret Perry                from Kendal                         Estimated 30 minutes

 

                     Age:  91

 

Date of death:  29th August 2019           place of death:  Kendal

 

Coroner:  Kirsty Gomersal

 

15:00            Sydney Emmerson         from Penrith                         Estimated 30 minutes

 

                     Age:  91

 

Date of death:  30th August 2019           place of death:  Penrith

 

Coroner:  Kirsty Gomersal

 

15:30            Roy Fox                            from Cockermouth              Estimated 30 minutes

 

                     Age:  82

 

Date of death:  4th September 2019      place of death:  Cockermouth

 

Coroner:  Kirsty Gomersal

 

16:00            Ida Harbison                    from Cockermouth              Estimated 30 minutes

 

                     Age:  85

 

Date of death:  29th August 2019           place of death:  West Cumberland Hospital

 

Coroner:  Kirsty Gomersal

 

 

 

THURSDAY 17TH OCTOBER 2019 - Coroner's Court, Cockermouth

 

10:00            Hilda Emily Birkett          from Carlisle                        Estimated 30 minutes

 

                     Age:  88

 

Date of death:  3rd September 2019      place of death:  Cockermouth

 

Coroner:  Kirsty Gomersal

 

11:00            Anne Jane Glaister         from Carlisle                        Estimated 30 minutes

 

                     Age:  96

 

Date of death:  1st September 2019      place of death:  Carlisle

 

Coroner:  Kirsty Gomersal

 

12:00            Paul Pater                        from Moresby                      Estimated 30 minutes

 

                     Age:  62

 

Date of death:  3rd September 2019      place of death:  West Cumberland Hospital

 

Coroner:  Kirsty Gomersal

 

 

 

TUESDAY 22ND OCTOBER 2019 - County Offices, Kendal

 

10:00            Livia Jeanne D'Arc Felicia Burlando Domville  from Penrith          Est 2 days

 

                     Age 74

 

Date of death:  13th October 2017         place of death:  Penrith

 

Coroner:  Ms Kirsty Gomersal

 

 

 

MONDAY 28TH OCTOBER 2019 - Coroner's Court, Cockermouth

 

10:00            Geoffrey John Roughton Hayward from Seascale  Estimated 1 hour

 

                     Age:  74

 

Date of death:  30th May 2019               place of death:  West Cumberland Hospital

 

Coroner:  Ms Kirsty Gomersal 

 

 

 

TUESDAY 29TH OCTOBER 2019 - Coroner's Court, Cockermouth

 

10:00            Charlotte Grace              from Wigton                         Estimated 6 hours

 

                     Age:  28

 

Date of death:  21st September 2018    place of death:  Wigton

 

Coroner:  Dr N Shaw

 

 

 

MONDAY 4TH NOVEMBER 2019 - Coroner's Court, Cockermouth

 

10:00            Jodie Musgrave              from Workington                              Estimated 2 hours

 

                     Age:  29

 

Date of death:  15th April 2018               place of death:  Workington

 

Coroner:  Kirsty Gomersal

 

 

 

THURSDAY 7TH NOVEMBER 2019 - Cumbria House, Carlisle

 

10:00            Emma Jade Henderson  from Carlisle                        Estimated 90 minutes

 

                     Age:  33

 

Date of death:  24th April 2019               place of death:  Carlisle

 

Coroner:  TBC

 

 

 

INQUEST OPENINGS

 

Kally Cheema (HM Senior Coroner for Cumbria)

 

Issued - 9th September 2019

 

 

 

The following Inquests will be opened at 9.00am at the below date(s) at the Coroner's Court, Fairfield, Station Road, Cockermouth, Cumbria, CA13 9PT

 

 

 

11thSeptember 2019 - Inquests to be opened by Ms Kirsty Gomersal - HM Area Coroner

 

Simon Anthony Wilson - Late of Carlisle

 

Date of death:  14th August 2019

 

Date of birth:  22nd June 1984

 

Inquest adjourned to 8th January 2020

 

 

 

John Fowler - Late of Cleator Moor

 

Date of death:  7th July 2019

 

Date of birth:  12th August 1934

 

Inquest adjourned to 10thJanuary 2020

 

 

 

Hazel Dracup - Late of Huddersfield

 

Date of death:  18th August 2019

 

Date of birth:  13th June 1947

 

Inquest adjourned to 16thJanuary 2020

 

 

 

Michelle Green - Late of Preston

 

Date of death:  25th August 2019

 

Date of birth:  28th December 1979

 

Inquest adjourned to 28thJanuary 2020

 

 

 

Lee Scott Mercer - Late of Blackburn

 

Date of death:  25th August 2019

 

Date of birth:  23rd December 1972

 

Inquest adjourned to 28thJanuary 2020

 

 

 

Gareth Douglas aka Gareth Douglas Brown - Late of Workington

 

Date of death:  24th August 2019

 

Date of birth:  19th May 1978

 

Inquest adjourned to 10thJanuary 2020

 

 

 

20thSeptember 2019 - Inquests to be opened by Ms Kirsty Gomersal - HM Area Coroner

 

Brian Guilfoyle - Late of Leyland

 

Date of death:  28th August 2019

 

Date of birth:  15th July 2019

 

Inquest adjourned to 10thJanuary 2020

 

Christopher Stirling - Late of Ambleside

 

Date of death:  29th April 2019

 

Date of birth:  7th January 1982

 

Inquest adjourned to 11thDecember 2019

 

Albert Birkett - Late of Wigton

 

Date of death:  Unknown

 

Date of birth:  7th November 1949

 

Inquest adjourned to 4thFebruary 2020

 

Sheldon Tarrant - Late of Carlisle

 

Date of death:  3rd September 2019

 

Date of birth:  13th October 1998

 

Inquest adjourned to 3rdFebruary 2020