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.

The Coroner's Court is an open court and members of the public (including members of the press) are entitled to attend should they wish.  We ask all visitors to be sensitive to the needs of the bereaved family.

 

 

 


INQUEST TIMETABLE

Kally Cheema (HM Senior Coroner for Cumbria)

Issued - 17th July 2019

 

 

 

WEDNESDAY 17TH JULY 2019 - Cumbria House, Carlisle

 

10:00            Paul Desmond Spence   from Skipton                                              Estimated 3 days

                     Age: 64

 

Date of death: 15th February 2018        place of death: Carlisle

 

Coroner:       Simon Ward

 

 

WEDNESDAY 24TH JULY 2019 - Cumbria House, Carlisle

 

10:00            Mary Skate                       from Gilsland, Brampton                           Estimated1 hour

                     Age: 90

 

Date of death: 22nd February 2019        place of death: Cumberland Infirmary

 

Coroner:       Kally Cheema

 

 

11:30            Andrew Craig Scott        from Carlisle                                              Estimated 1 hour

                     Age: 46

 

Date of death: 5th March 2019               place of death: Carlisle

 

Coroner:       Kally Cheema

 

 

12:30            Kathleen Annie Hodgson      from Carlisle                                      Estimated 30 mins

                     Age: 83

 

Date of death: 27th June 2019               place of death: Cumberland Infirmary

 

Coroner:       Kally Cheema

 

 

THURSDAY 25TH JULY 2019 - Coroner's Court, Cockermouth

 

10:00            Stephen Carr                   from Whitehaven                                       Estimated 2 hours

                     Age: 56

 

Date of death: 24th December 2018      place of death: Whitehaven

 

Coroner:       Kirsty Gomersal

 

 

14:00            Keith Leonard Chalker   from Barrow In Furness                            Estimated 1 hour

                     PRE-INQUEST REVIEW HEARING

                     Age:  40

 

Date of death: 18th September 2018     place of death:  Barrow In Furness

 

Coroner:       Kirsty Gomersal

 

 

THURSDAY 25TH JULY 2019 - Barrow Town Hall

 

10:00            Michael Doughty             from Barrow In Furness                            Estimated 2 hours

                     Age:  33

 

Date of death:  17th February 2019       place of death:  Barrow In Furness

 

Coroner:       Margaret Taylor

 

 

14:00            Arthur Wood                    from Ulverston                         Estimated 1 hour

                     Age:  82

 

Date of death:  8th December 2018       place of death:  Ulverston

 

Coroner:       Margaret Taylor

 

 

FRIDAY 26TH JULY 2019 - Coroner's Court, Cockermouth

 

10.00am       Brian Smith                      from Seaton, Workington                          Estimated 1 ½ hours

                     Age: 56

 

Date of death: 28th February 2019        place of death: Seaton, Workington

 

Coroner:       Kirsty Gomersal

 

 

12.00pm       George Johnston            from Carlisle                                              Estimated 30 mins

                     Age: 78

 

Date of death: 12th June 2019               place of death: Carlisle

 

Coroner:       Kirsty Gomersal

 

 

14:00            William Borthwick           from Workington                                       Estimated 30 mins

                     Age: 89

 

Date of death: 14th June 2019               place of death: Workington

 

Coroner:       Kirsty Gomersal

 

 

14:30            John Johnstone Edmondson     from Wigton                                 Estimated 1 hour

                     Age:  76

 

Date of death:  22nd March 2019           place of death:  Wigton       

 

Coroner:       Kirsty Gomersal

 

 

 

MONDAY 29TH JULY 2019 - Coroner's Court, Cockermouth

 

14:00            Jennie Bruce                   from Carlisle                                              Estimated 30 mins

                     Age: 94

 

Date of death: 2nd July 2019                  place of death: Carlisle

 

Coroner:       Kirsty Gomersal

 

 

14.30            Gerald Cook                    from Cockermouth                                      Estimated 30 mins

                     Age: 88

 

Date of death: 28th May 2019                place of death: Cumberland Infirmary

 

Coroner:       Kirsty Gomersal

 

 

TUESDAY 30TH JULY 2019 - Coroner's Court, Cockermouth

 

10:00            Mary Mills                         from Carlisle                                              Estimated 30 mins

                     Age: 93

 

Date of death: 30th June 2019               place of death: Carlisle

 

Coroner:       Kirsty Gomersal

 

 

 

THURSDAY 1ST AUGUST 2019 - Coroner's Court, Cockermouth

 

10:00            Stanley Wood                  from Cockermouth                                    Estimated 30 mins

                     Age: 82

 

Date of death:  12th July 2019                place of death:  Cockermouth

 

Coroner:       Kirsty Gomersal

 

 

 

FRIDAY 2ND AUGUST 2019 - Coroner's Court, Cockermouth

 

10:00            Ian Harrison                     from Maryport                                            Estimated 1 ½ hours

                     Age: 38

 

Date of death: 4th March 2019               place of death: Maryport

 

Coroner:       Kirsty Gomersal

 

 

12:00            John Wilson                     from Penrith                                              Estimated 30 mins

                     Age: 99

 

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

 

Coroner:       Kirsty Gomersal

 

 

   

MONDAY 5TH AUGUST 2019 - Coroner's Court, Cockermouth

 

10:00            Adam Woodend               from Whitehaven                                       Estimated 2 hours

                     Age: 37

 

Date of death: 1st October 2018            place of death: Whitehaven

 

Coroner:       Kirsty Gomersal

 

 

14:00            Andrew Stuart from Aspatria                                            Estimated 30 mins

                     Cawthorn

                     Age: 71

 

Date of death: 1st July 2019                   place of death: Silloth         

 

Coroner:       Kirsty Gomersal

 

 

14:30            Keith Robson                   from Cleator Moor                                     Estimated 30 mins

                     Age: 81

 

Date of death: 3rd July 2019                  place of death: Cleator Moor

 

Coroner:       Kirsty Gomersal

 

 

15:00            Edna Baines                    from Dalton in Furness                             Estimated 30 mins

                     Age:  84

 

Date of death:  3rd July 2019                 place of death:  Cleator Moor

 

Coroner:       Kirsty Gomersal

 

 

 

THURSDAY 15TH AUGUST 2019 - Coroner's Court, Cockermouth

 

10:00            Simon Matthew Metcalfe     from Carlisle                            Estimated 3 hours

                     Age:  43

 

Date of death:  22nd January 2018        place of death:  Carlisle

 

Coroner:  Dr N Shaw

 

 

14:00            Brian Atherton                 from Cockermouth                        Estimated 30 mins

                     Age:  75

 

Date of death:  6th July 2019                  place of death:  Cockermouth

 

Coroner:  Dr Nick Shaw

 

 

14:30            David Bewley                  from Carlisle                                  Estimated 30 mins

                     Age:  95

 

Date of death:  9th July 2019                  place of death:  Carlisle

 

Coroner:  Dr Nick Shaw

  

 

 

TUESDAY 20TH AUGUST 2019 - Cumbria House, Carlisle

 

10:00            John Thomas Laughlin  from Carlisle                                  Estimated 1 hour

                     Age:  48

 

Date of death:  17th March 2019            place of death:  Carlisle

 

Coroner:  Kally Cheema

 


11.30am       Brian Hayes                     from Carlisle                        Estimated 1 hour

                     Age: 40


Date of death: 1st February 2019          place of death: Cumberland Infirmary


Coroner: Kally Cheema


 

WEDNESDAY 28TH AUGUST 2019 - Coroners Court, Cockermouth


10.00am       John Carter                     from Skinburness,               Estimated 30 mins

                     Age:  88                             Silloth

 

Date of death:  12th July 2019               place of death:  Skinburness, Silloth

 

Coroner: Kirsty Gomersal

 

 

MONDAY 2ND SEPTEMBER 2019 - Coroners Court, Cockermouth


10.00am       Gordon Duckworth        from Seascale                     Estimated 1 hour

                     Age: 79

 

Date of death:  3rd April 2019                 place of death: Seascale

 

Coroner: Kirsty Gomersal


 

THURSDAY 12TH SEPTEMBER 2019 - Coroners 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


 

INQUEST OPENINGS

Kally Cheema (HM Senior Coroner for Cumbria)

Issued 17th July 2019


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

 

 

24th July 2019 - Inquests to be opened by Kirsty Gomersal - HM Area Coroner

 

 

Katherine Geraldine Moore - Late of Harrow, London

 

Date of death: 29th June 2019 at Ambleside

 

Date of birth: 6th July 1962

 

Inquest adjourned to the 11th December 2019

 

 

William Wall - Late of Askham in Furness

 

Date of death: 21st February 2019 at Furness General Hospital

 

Date of birth: 1st March 1939

 

Inquest adjourned to the 9th October 2019

 

 

William Porter - Late of Cleator Moor

 

Date of death: 3rd July 2019 at Cleator Moor

 

Date of birth: 28th February 1953

 

Inquest adjourned to the 9th December 2019

 

 

David James Walters - Late of Tebay

 

Date of death: 9th July 2019 at Royal Lancaster Infirmary

 

Date of birth: 24th September 1968

 

Inquest adjourned to the 11th December 2019

 


Leonard Townsley - Late of Workington

 

Date of death: 9th July 2019 at Workington

 

Date of birth: 14th July 1935

 

Inquest adjourned to the 9thDecember 2019

 


7th August 2019 - Inquests to be opened by Kirsty Gomersal - HM Area Coroner

 

Fay Gourlay - Late of Windermere

 

Date of death: 15th July 2019 at Royal Lancaster Infirmary

 

Date of birth: 24th April 1923

 

Inquest adjourned to the 11thDecember 2019