Inquests are heard at HM Coroner's Court, Civic Centre, Sunderland by Her Majesty’s Senior Coroner Derek Winter, unless otherwise stated.

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Hearing Date Time Type of Inquest Hearing Name of Deceased Age Date of Death Place of Death Coroner's Officer
Tuesday 22nd June 2021 09:00 Pre Inquest Review – to be heard by Her Majesty's Assistant Coroner Karin Welsh June Mawhinney 69 16/06/2020 Hospital, Sunderland Andrew Weighill
Tuesday 22nd June 2021 09:15 Pre Inquest Review – to be heard by Her Majesty's Assistant Coroner Karin Welsh Lois Davidson 27 03/10/2020 Washington Jessica Lee
Tuesday 22nd June 2021 09:45 Pre Inquest Review – to be heard by Her Majesty's Assistant Coroner Karin Welsh Vivien Moy 55 16/01/2020 Hospital, Sunderland Vicky Ross
Tuesday 22nd June 2021 10:00 Final - to be heard by Her Majesty's Assistant Coroner Karin Welsh Nicola Louise Ellison 31 14/03/2020 Hospital, Sunderland Jessica Lee
Tuesday 22nd June 2021 10:00 Pre Inquest Review – to be heard by Her Majesty's Assistant Coroner Karin Welsh Steven Carter 61 09/08/2020 Sunderland Jessica Lee
Wednesday 23rd June 2021 10:00 Final Liam Dennison 44 10/02/2021 Sunderland Jessica Lee
Monday 28th June 2021 10:00 Final Vinnie William Ord Dodds - Day 1 0 14/04/2020 Hospital, Sunderland Vicky Ross
Tuesday 29th June 2021 10:00 Final Vinnie William Ord Dodds - Day 2 0 14/04/2020 Hospital, Sunderland Vicky Ross
Wednesday 30th June 2021 10:00 Final Vinnie William Ord Dodds - Day 3 0 14/04/2020 Hospital, Sunderland Vicky Ross
Thursday 1st July 2021 10:00 Final Vinnie William Ord Dodds - Day 4 0 14/04/2020 Hospital, Sunderland Vicky Ross
Thursday 8th July 2021 10:00 Final Eric Davis 63 25/02/2021 Sunderland Neville Dixon
Thursday 8th July 2021 10:00 Final James Davis 63 25/02/2021 Sunderland Neville Dixon
Tuesday 13th July 2021 12:00 Pre Inquest Review Ryan David Collier 34 24/10/2020 Turkey Reginald Hooper
Thursday 15th July 2021 10:00 Pre Inquest Review Patryk Rafal Mortimer 39 03/11/2018 Easington Lane Reginald Hooper
Thursday 29th July 2021 10:00 Final - to be heard by Her Majesty's Assistant Coroner Karin Welsh David Dixon 49 29/12/2019 Hospital, Sunderland Jessica Lee
Tuesday 24th August 2021 10:00 Final - to be heard by Her Majesty's Assistant Coroner David Place Leslie Ward 88 03/02/2020 Hospital, Sunderland Reginald Hooper
Monday 20th September 2021 10:00 Final - to be heard by Her Majesty's Assistant Coroner Karin Welsh Richard Gray Jordan 33 04/08/2019 Sunderland Andrew Weighill
Monday 20th September 2021 10:00 Final - to be heard by Her Majesty's Assistant Coroner Karin Welsh Thomas Brookes 16 28/09/2019 Sunderland Reginald Hooper
Tuesday 21st September 2021 10:00 Final - to be heard by Her Majesty's Assistant Coroner Karin Welsh Thomas Brookes 16 28/09/2019 Sunderland Reginald Hooper
Wednesday 22nd September 2021 10:00 Final - to be heard by Her Majesty's Assistant Coroner Karin Welsh Thomas Brookes 16 28/09/2019 Sunderland Reginald Hooper
Thursday 23rd September 2021 10:00 Final - to be heard by Her Majesty's Assistant Coroner Karin Welsh Thomas Brookes 16 28/09/2019 Sunderland Reginald Hooper
Friday 24th September 2021 10:00 Final - to be heard by Her Majesty's Assistant Coroner Karin Welsh Thomas Brookes 16 28/09/2019 Sunderland Reginald Hooper
Wednesday 13th October 2021 10:00 Final - to be heard by Her Majesty's Assistant Coroner Karin Welsh Mark Alan Mcintyre 48 15/08/2020 Newcastle Upon Tyne Jessica Lee
Wednesday 13th October 2021 10:00 Final Kevin Hermiston 61 21/05/2021 Washington Reginald Hooper
Thursday 14th October 2021 10:00 Final - to be heard by Her Majesty's Assistant Coroner Karin Welsh Mark Alan Mcintyre 48 15/08/2020 Newcastle Upon Tyne Jessica Lee
Monday 18th October 2021 10:00 Final - to be heard by Her Majesty's Assistant Coroner Andrew Tweddle Michael Crowe 71 13/04/2017 Hospital, Sunderland Neville Dixon
Tuesday 19th October 2021 10:00 Final - to be heard by Her Majesty's Assistant Coroner Andrew Tweddle Michael Crowe 71 13/04/2017 Hospital, Sunderland Neville Dixon
Wednesday 20th October 2021 10:00 Final - to be heard by Her Majesty's Assistant Coroner Andrew Tweddle Michael Crowe 71 13/04/2017 Hospital, Sunderland Neville Dixon
Thursday 21st October 2021 10:00 Final - to be heard by Her Majesty's Assistant Coroner Andrew Tweddle Michael Crowe 71 13/04/2017 Hospital, Sunderland Neville Dixon
Friday 22nd October 2021 10:00 Final - to be heard by Her Majesty's Assistant Coroner Andrew Tweddle Michael Crowe 71 13/04/2017 Hospital, Sunderland Neville Dixon
Monday 1st November 2021 10:00 Final Brendan Eccles 61 27/07/2018 Sunderland Neville Dixon
Tuesday 2nd November 2021 10:00 Final Brendan Eccles 61 27/07/2018 Sunderland Neville Dixon
Monday 8th November 2021 10:00 Final Joan Hoggett 62 05/09/2018 Hospital, Sunderland Neville Dixon
Tuesday 9th November 2021 10:00 Final Joan Hoggett 62 05/09/2018 Hospital, Sunderland Neville Dixon
Wednesday 10th November 2021 10:00 Final Joan Hoggett 62 05/09/2018 Hospital, Sunderland Neville Dixon
Thursday 11th November 2021 10:00 Final Joan Hoggett 62 05/09/2018 Hospital, Sunderland Neville Dixon
Friday 12th November 2021 10:00 Final Joan Hoggett 62 05/09/2018 Hospital, Sunderland Neville Dixon
Monday 6th December 2021 10:00 Final Wayne Ian Hylton 39 11/02/2018 Holland Neville Dixon
Tuesday 7th December 2021 10:00 Final Wayne Ian Hylton 39 11/02/2018 Holland Neville Dixon
Wednesday 8th December 2021 10:00 Final Wayne Ian Hylton 39 11/02/2018 Holland Neville Dixon
Thursday 9th December 2021 10:00 Final Wayne Ian Hylton 39 11/02/2018 Holland Neville Dixon
Friday 10th December 2021 10:00 Final Wayne Ian Hylton 39 11/02/2018 Holland Neville Dixon