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Her Majesty's Coroners East London

The East London Coroner covers five London Boroughs: Waltham Forest, Newham, Redbridge, Havering, and Barking and Dagenham.

 

PLEASE READ THIS IMPORTANT INFORMATION

In light of recent government guidance on Coronavirus we would ask that all persons considering attending Court to assess whether it is strictly necessary.

We have assessed that attending the Court carries with it an elevated risk of virus transmission.  Persons at Court may well have recently attended hospital in a professional or personal capacity.

Before attending Court ask yourself

  1.  Is it essential that you and all your party attend in person?  Would one person suffice?
  2.  Could the query be dealt with by telephone?
  3.  Could the matter be dealt with by email?

 

The Coroner

Her Majesty's Senior Coroner for East London is Ms Nadia Persaud.

The Area Coroner is Mr Graeme Irvine.

The Assistant Coroners are:

  • Dr Shirley Radcliffe
  • Ian Wade QC
  • Leanne Woods.

 

ADDRESS

The Coroner's Court

Queens Road

Walthamstow

London

E17 8QP

Contact details are:

Telephone  number - 020 8496 5000

Email:

For referrals and general enquiries:

coroners@walthamforest.gov.uk

For Inquests:

inquests@walthamforest.gov.uk

 

 

The office is open Monday to Friday, between 8.30am to 12 noon and 1pm to 3.30pm.

 

Some of our Inquests will be heard at:

Newham Council Chambers

East Ham Town Hall

324 Barking Road

East Ham

E6 2RP

The location of the hearing will be clearly shown on the calendar.

 

A GUIDE TO CORONER SERVICES FOR BEREAVED PEOPLE  issued by the Ministry of Justice is available using the link below:

A Guide to Coroner Services for Bereaved People  

 

Please be aware that the Government has published support for the bereaved leaflets online. The info from the Cabinet Office briefing on this below, together with a link to the documents online.

SUPPORT FOR THE BEREAVED. Refreshed bereavement leaflet pdf is now online, alongside the first two translated versions (Welsh and Romanian). Further 22 translations will be uploaded to the same gov.uk link.

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/support-for-the-bereaved

 

Reminder that the DWP 'What to do when someone dies' video is now on YouTube 

What to do when someone dies | Department for Work and Pensions

This video explains in 5 steps what you need to do when someone dies. It includes signposting to GOV.UK where more detailed help is available.

What to do when someone dies - Help and support on GOV.UK  

www.youtube.com

 

If you require further support following a suicide please visit: www.supportaftersuicide.org.uk

Where you can download the 'Help is at hand' booklet, a resource for people bereaved through suicide or other unexplained death, and for those helping them.

 

Child Death Helpline

Anyone affected by the death od a child of any age, from pre-birth to adult, under any circumstances, however recently or long ago.

Freephone: 0800 282 986 / 0808 800 6019

www.childdeathhelpline.org.uk

 

The Lullaby Trust

British Charitable Organisation

The Lullaby Trust

The Lullaby Trust is a British charitable organisation aiming to prevent unexpected deaths in infancy and promote infant health. The Lullaby Trust funds research, supports families whose babies have died suddenly and unexpectedly, disseminates information on infant health, baby care and sudden infant deaths to health professionals and the general public, and works with professionals to improve investigations when a baby dies.

 

We are currently working remotely so where possible please scan post and email to office@lullabytrust.org.uk

Telephone (general enquiries): 0207 802 3200
office@lullabytrust.org.uk

Bereavement Support: 0808 802 6868
support@lullabytrust.org.uk

Information Line: 0808 802 6869
info@lullabytrust.org.uk

 

BRAKE 

'BRAKE' the road safety charity is to help bereaved relatives of road crash victims.

They offer resource packs that are full of practical information about what happens after a crash and include:

• A booklet about coping with grief

• Details about investigations and court cases

• Practical information about burials, legal issues and dealing with the media

• Understanding rights

• Personal finance advice

• Contact details for useful organisations

• Where to seek further help

 There are packs specific to:

• England and Wales

• Scotland

• Northern Ireland

 There are also have Children’s books and a guide for adults supporting a bereaved child.

 These resources can all be accessed via the BRAKE website

 

The Coroner's Courts Support Service

Provides support and guidance for bereaved people attending Inquests.

Our helpline team will offer emotional support and practical information about the Inquest process.

Please call us Monday to Friday between 09.00 -19.00 and Saturday between 09.00 - 14.00

The contact details are:

Telephone - 0300 111 2141

Email - helpline@ccss.org.uk

 

Cases being heard at The Coroner's Court, Queens Road, Walthamstow E17 8QP

**Please note that Inquest dates and times are subject to change at short notice**  

 

30 November 2020

9.00am Openings:

  • Paolo Iaiani
  • Rosemary Holt
  • Anthony Bailey
  • Jesus Martinez Amigo

10.00 Inquest: Alfie Tilley, 20 years, lived and died in Essex, date of death 05/03/2020

10.00am Inquest: Dhammearachchige Krishandra Bodiratne, 38 years, lived in Barkingside died in Essex, date of death 20/03/2020

12.00pm Inquest: Shirley Carter, 80 years, lived and died in Romford, date of death 20/08/2020

12.00pm Inquest: Antanas Vaisnoras, 58 years, lived in Essex died in the Royal London Hospital Whitechapel, date of death 31/05/2020 

3.00pm Inquest: Malcolm Perry, 65 years, lived in Hornchurch  died in KIng George Hospital Redbridge, date of death 28/06/2020

 

1 December 2020

10.00am Inquest: Jacqueline Cook, 55 years, lived in Newham died in Whipps Cross University Hospital Leytonstone, date of death b 30/05/2020

 

2 December 2020

10.00am Inquest: Kalila Griffiths, 22 years, lived in Redbridge died in Whipps Cross University Hospital Leytonstone, date of death 01/02/2019

 

3 December 2020

10.00am Inquest: Kalila Griffiths, 22 years, lived in Redbridge died in Whipps Cross University Hospital Leytonstone, date of death 01/02/2019

10.00am Inquest: Pakita Duval, 49 years, lived and died in Waltham Forest, date of death 22/06/2020

12.00pm Inquest Ann Stillwell, 78 years, lived in Romford died in Queens Hospital Romford, date of death 05/07/2020

 

4 December 2020

9.00am Openings:

  • Tina Virdi

10.00am Inquest: Kalila Griffiths, 22 years, lived in Redbridge died in Whipps Cross University Hospital Leytonstone, date of death 01/02/2019

10.00am Inquest: Valiriu Catana, 44 years, lived and died in Romford, date of death 02/10/2019

 

7 December 2020

10.00am Inquest: Kishorkumar Patel, 58 years, lived in Wembley died in The Nightingale Hospital, Victoria Docks, date of death 26/04/2020

10.00am Pre Inquest Review: Raymond Maxwell, 67 years, lived and died in Waltham Forest, date of death 0809/2019 

12.00pm Inquest: Adrian Coe, 58 years, lived and died in Hornchurch, date of death 21/03/2020

2.00pm Inquest: Kofi Aning, 66 years, lived in Enfield died in The Nightingale Hospital, Victoria Docks, date of death 23/04/2020

 

8 December 2020

9.00am Inquest: William Jones, 86 years, lived and died in Essex, date of death 15/09/2020

10.00am Inquest: Kayla Anglin, aged 13 years, lived in Essex died in Queens Hospital Romford, date of death 19/06/2018

12.00pm Conclusion: Tryphena Scott, 79 years, lived in London died in Newham University Hospital Newham, date of death 20/03/2019

 

9 December 2020

10.00am Inquest: Paul Cosgrove, 40 years, lived in Ilford died in the Royal London Hospital Whitechapel, date of death 01/06/2020

3.00pm Inquest: Alan Challingsworth, 84 years, lived and died in Dagenham, date of death 16/08/2020

 

14 December 2020

10.00am Inquest: Choudhury Tanvir Islam, 35 years, lived and died in Newham, date of death 03/08/2020

10.00am Inquest: Sheila Smith, 84 years, lived in Upminster died at Queens Hospital Romford, date of death 05/03/2019

 

15 December 2020

10.00am Inquest: Sheila Smith, 84 years, lived in Upminster died at Queens Hospital Romford, date of death 05/03/2019

10.00am Inquest: Sidika Ozkan, 68 years, lived in Waltham Forest died in Whipps Cross University Hospital Leytonstone, date of death 12/06/2020

3.00pm Pre Inquest Review: Alain Ilunga, 53 years, lived and died in Barking, date of death 30/03/2020

 

16 December 2020

10.00am Inquest: Theresa Borg, 60 years, lived in London died in Newham University Hospital Newham, date of death 27/08/2019

10.00am Pre Inquest Review: Nadeem Ahmed, 29 years, lived and died in Redbridge, date of death 13/02/2020

4.00pm Pre Inquest Review: Sadia Javed, 33 years, lived in Redbridge died in Queens Hospital Romford, date of death 25/01/2020

 

21 December 2020

10.00am Inquest: Trilok Chakraborty, 65 years, lived in Essex died in Queens Hospital Romford, date of death 02/04/2020

1.00pm Pre Inquest Review: Georgia Barter, 32 years, lived in Newham died in Kings College Hospital Camberwell, date of death 26/04/2020

 

22 December 2020

10.00am Inquest: William Buckley, 89 years, lived in Essex died in Whipps Cross University Hospital Leytonstone, date of death 11/05/2020

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cases being heard in Annex A, Walthamstow Coroner's Court, Queens Road, Walthamstow E17 8QP 

**Please note that Inquest dates and times are subject to change at short notice**​

 

 

 

Cases being heard at Newham Council Chambers, East Ham Town Hall, 324 Barking Road, East Ham E6 2RP

**Please note that Inquest dates and times are subject to change at short notice**