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South London Coroner’s Service,  2nd Floor,  Davis House,          Robert Street,  Croydon  CR0 1QQ

We cover the London boroughs of Croydon, Sutton, Bromley and Bexley.

All correspondence for the South London Coroner’s Court should be addressed to the above.  Both the court and office are at the above address.

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HM Senior Coroner for South London, Miss. Ormond-Walshe, will be holding inquests into the deaths of Dane Chinnery, Donald Collett, Robert Huxley, Philip Logan, Dorota Rynkiewicz, Philip Seary and Mark Smith who tragically lost their lives in the Sandilands tram incident on 9th November 2016.

The first procedural hearing took place at midday, 11th December 2019 in the Council Chamber, Town Hall, Katharine Street, Croydon CR0 1NX.

The Coroner's Court is located at 

South London Coroner's Service, Davis House,
Robert Street, Croydon

The location of the Coroner's court is easily accessible in central Croydon, close to East Croydon Rail and Tramlink Stations and to a bus station.  The court is approximately a 10 minute walk from East Croydon train station.  Detailed further directions if required are available on application to the South London Coroner’s Office. Public car parking is available in Wandle Road car park but not in the court complex itself.









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Date of Birth Forename Surname Gender Date of Inquest
01.05.32 Peter BECKETT Male 15.01.20 @ 10am
09.06.69 Kevin ROBINSON Male 16.01.20 @ 1pm
21.03.54 Stephen LONG Male 17.01.20 @ 1pm
03.10.00 Tyler Anthony ROYE Male 20.01.20 @ 10am
29.04.53 Keith WHITE Male 20.01.20 @ 12:30PM
24.04.37 Colin LOCKHART Male 20.01.20 @ 1pm
06.03.34 Sheila HOLLOWAY Female 20.01.20 @ 2pm
25.06.42 Albert STEWARD Male 21.01.20 @ 10am
26.08.33 Randolph JULIAN Male 21.01.20 @ 2pm
16.03.77 James RHODES Male 21.01.20 @ 15:00PM
16.08.74 Marsha WOODHOUSE Female 21.01.20 @ 15:30PM
11.01.49 Alan HERSEY Male 24.01.20 @ 10am
05.02.70 Julia THOMPSON Female Day 1: 27.01.20 @ 10am
05.02.70 Julia THOMPSON Female Day 2: 28.01.20 @ 10am
05.02.70 Julia THOMPSON Female Day 3: 29.01.20 @ 10am
05.02.57 Peter RAVENSDALE Male Day 1: 30.01.20 @ 10am
05.02.57 Peter RAVENSDALE Male Day 2: 31.01.20 @ 10am

Information on attending an inquest »


Those who wish to attend court and who have any special requirements (including, for example, a need for translation or interpretation services or help with reading) are requested to contact the office dealing with the inquest well in advance.  Wheelchair access is available, but please advise us ahead of your visit so that all necessary arrangements can be made.  The courts have toilets, waiting rooms, telephones, and facilities for people with disabilities.  It is appreciated if prior warning can be given by those requiring any specific facilities.