Sunderland has a full-time Senior Coroner who is based at the Civic Centre and 4 part-time Assistant Coroners.
Her Majesty’s Senior Coroner - Mr Derek Winter DL
Senior Assistant Coroner - Ms Karin Welsh
Assistant Coroners - Mr David Place
Mr Andrew Hetherington
Mr Andrew Tweddle
Senior PA to HM Senior Coroner - Mrs Julia Laidler
Administrative Assistant - Mrs Lisa Grice
Coroner’s Officers - Mrs Vicky Ross
Mr Reginald Hooper
Mr Andrew Weighill
Mr Neville Dixon
Miss Jess Lee (Monday – Wednesday)
Mrs Alison Leonard (Thursday – Friday)
The Coroner’s Office is open from 8am – 4pm, Monday to Friday.
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