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

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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The inquests arising from the Sandilands Tram Crash have been adjourned pending the police investigation.  In order to avoid any inconvenience the coroner has decided not to list a pre-inquest review hearing until after the outcome of the police investigation, but will keep the matter under review and any developments or updates will be posted to this website.


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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SR No. Forename Surname Gender Date of Inquest
0778/2017 Raymond SHELDRAKE Male 26.02.18 @ 10am
1491/2017 Katie ADAM Female Bexley Magistrates' Court: 27.02.18 @ 10am
1154/2017 Mabel JENKIN Female 27.02.18 @ 1.30pm
0795/2017 William GARCKA Male 28.02.18 @ 10am
0483/2017 John ETCHES Male 28.02.18 @ 10.30am
1080/2017 Melanie GIBBS Female 28.02.18 @ 11.30am
2304/2015 Margaret LARKUM Female 28.02.18 @ 2pm
0130/2016 David CROUCHER Male Day 1: 01.03.18 @ 10am
0423/2017 Rosalind FLETT Female PIRH: 01.03.18 @ Court 2, 11.30am
0130/2016 David CROUCHER Male Day 2: 02.03.28 @ 10am
1426/2017 Mark TULLY Male 05.03.18 @ 10am
1968/2017 Doris McCARTHY Female 05.03.18 @ 11am
1546/2017 Alison TOWELL Female 06.03.18 @ 10am
1770/2017 Violet WICKS Female 07.03.18 @ 10am
1973/2017 Steven PURCHASE Male 07.03.18 @ 1.30pm
1503/2017 Jacqueline BENNETT Female 07.03.18 @ 2.30pm
2230/2016 Audrey LANE Female 08.03.18 @ 10am
0459/2016 Katy VERRILL Female 08.03.18 @ 12pm
1505/2017 Anthony SIMMS Male 08.03.18 @ 2pm
1287/2017 Eileen Josephine JOYCE Female 08.03.18 @ 3pm
0794/2017 Fatuma ABDI Female 09.03.18 @ 10am
0818/2017 Davy MAINS Male 09.03.18 @ 12pm
1007/2017 Brian WILKINSON Male 09.03.18 @ 2pm
2272/2017 Bernard WHITEWOOD Male
0183/2018 Peter WRIGHT Male
0043/2018 Peter NELSON Male
0103/2018 Christine FARRELL Female
2205/2017 Wendy WRIGHT Female
2084/2017 Olive WHISTON Female
0195/2018 John HAYWARD Male
0192/2018 Linda EMILIANOU Female
0026/2018 Raymond VAUGHAN Male
2141/2017 Alison GILMOUR Female
0217/2018 Ian MacINNIS Male
2361/2017 Michael BUTLER Male
0033/2018 Eric AIKMAN Male
2219/2017 Lilian LEWIS Female
0061/2018 William ROBSON Male
0071/2018 Alice HUDD Female
0123/2018 Alan PIKE Male
0072/2018 Rosaline ATERE-ROBERTS Female
1317/2017 Yong Kang HONG Male
0120/2018 Joe JACKMAN Male
0132/2018 Edward JAMES Male
0053/2018 Robert PATERSON Male
0154/2018 Thomas CAMERON Male
0182/2018 Encarnacion MONEDERO Female
0102/2018 Andrii KUPYNETS Male
0250/2018 Barbara LINDLEY Female
0170/2018 Sergiy BEN Male
0280/2018 Caroline COLEMAN Female

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.