Coroner


Current inquests

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We will continue to hear inquests with virtual and socially distanced proceedings.

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Hastings Coroner’s Court

Muriel Matters House in Hastings:
Date Time Name Age Date of death Place of death Coroner’s officer
28/09/2021 9.15am Peter Wheeler 63 07/01/2021 Seaford Anne Knight
28/09/2021 10.15am Jack Neilson 92 02/05/2021 Eastbourne Sarah Cockram
28/09/2021 11.00am Michael Purdie 27 10/05/2021 Bexhill on Sea Reggie Jones
29/09/2021 - 06/10/2021 10.00am William Ansley 65 07/02/2019 HMP Lewes Anne Knight
11/10/2021 10.00am David Morton-Holmes 55 08/02/2019 Eastbourne District General Hospital Sarah Cockram
12/10/2021 10.45am Michael Gaze 82 11/04/2021 Eastbourne District General Hospital David Tye
12/10/2020 12.00pm Nicola Preston 53 17/05/2021 Seaford Karen Brown
12/10/2021 2.00pm James Maguire 23 11/07/2020 France David Tye
19/10/2021 10.00am Christine Varley 82 15/12/2020 Eastbourne District General Hospital Bob Greenall
19/10/2021 11.15am Joan Randall 96 16/06/2021 Eastbourne District General Hospital Anne Knight
19/10/2021 12.15pm Jean Blenkley 58 02/06/2021 Eastbourne Bob Greenall
26/10/2021 11.00am Victor Padget 76 26/06/2021 Eastbourne Anne Knight
26/10/2021 12.00pm Stephen Fagan 79 22/06/2021 Lewes Sarah Cockram
26/10/2021 2.00pm Mikaela Lundberg 30 12/05/2021 Royal Sussex County Hospital Sarah Cockram
26/10/2021 3.15pm Graham Enefer 70 11/07/2021 Hastings Reggie Jones
28/10/2021 10.00am Paul Knight 40 02/07/2019 St Leonards on Sea Anne Knight

Eastbourne Coroner’s Court

Town Hall in Eastbourne:
Date Time Name Age Date of death Place of death Coroner’s officer
30/09/2021 9.45am Emma Dodd 47 18/05/2021 Eastbourne Karen Brown
30/09/2021 10.15am Josiane Wilkie 67 27/05/2021 Rotherfield Karen Brown
30/09/2021 11.15am Anthony Honeysett 62 16/02/2021 Hailsham Bob Greenall
30/09/2021 2.00pm Saira Shah (pre-inquest review) 30 15/07/2020 Seaford Sarah Cockram
07/10/2021 10.00am Emily Norris 18 03/05/2021 Eastbourne David Tye
07/10/2021 11.30am Richard Ticehurst 69 03/02/2021 Eastbourne Bob Greenall
07/10/2021 2.00pm Robert Vogt 58 09/04/2021 Eastbourne David Tye
07/10/2021 3.00pm Joy Fellows-Smith 84 29/12/2020 Eastbourne District General Hospital Bob Greenall
14/10/2021 10.00am Paul Cherrington 58 18/03/2021 Bexhill on Sea Karen Brown
14/10/2021 11.00am Christopher Causton 68 18/06/2021 Eastbourne Karen Brown
14/10/2021 11.45am Lindsay Foord 38 16/04/2021 Crowborough David Tye
14/10/2021 2.00pm Barbara Kelly 71 30/11/2020 Eastbourne District General Hospital Sarah Cockram
21/10/2021 10.00am Stephen Atkinson 57 20/09/2020 Solomon Islands Karen Brown
21/10/2021 11.00am Clare Kirkbride 60 05/02/2021 Eastbourne Sarah Cockram
21/10/2021 12.00pm Michael Tryers 81 28/04/2021 Uckfield Karen Brown
21/10/2021 3.30pm Kathleen Crosswell 85 14/08/2020 Eastbourne District General Hospital Bob Greenall
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