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New Coroner Area – Cumbria
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The Lord Chancellor is pleased to announce that a new coroner area, “Cumbria”, came into effect on 1 January 2015. The new area is the result of an amalgamation, proposed by Cumbria County Council, of the South and ...

New Area Coroner for Preston and West Lancashire
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The Chief Coroner is pleased to announce that Lancashire County Council, as relevant authority, has appointed Claire Hammond as Area Coroner for the Preston and West Lancashire coroner area.  The Chief Coroner has given his ...

New Area Coroner for Manchester City
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The Chief Coroner is pleased to announce that Manchester City Council, as relevant authority, has appointed Fiona Borrill as Area Coroner for the Manchester City coroner area.  The Chief Coroner has given his consent to ...


District Judge – Death in Service
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The Lord Chief Justice, Lord Thomas of Cwmgiedd, and the Lord Chancellor, the Right Honourable Chris Grayling MP, were saddened to learn of the death of District Judge John Wilkinson on 8 December 2014. Notes ...

News Release: Judge Hollingworth
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Judge Peter James Michael Hollingworth, 63, who sits as a judge in the First Tier Immigration and Asylum Tribunal and also as a Deputy District Judge (Magistrates’ Courts)  wishes to make clear that he has no connection ...

Tribunal Judge – Death In Service
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The Lord Chief Justice, Lord Thomas of Cwmgiedd, the Senior President of Tribunals, Sir Jeremy Sullivan and the Lord Chancellor, the Right Honourable Chris Grayling MP, were saddened to learn of the death of Judge ...

New Senior Coroner for West Yorkshire (West)
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The Chief Coroner is pleased to announce that 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 ...