Inquest Openings

Here are the details of Opening Inquests which will be held by the South Wales Central Area Coroner.  Please note that this list will be updated daily by 4pm.  All inquests will be opened between 9am and 12pm.  This time may change from time to time.

Remote Attendance

Press applications must be made in writing to no later than 4pm the day before the hearing and must include the name, Company Name, telephone number and email address of the person wishing to attend

Inquest Openings
 Name Age of DeceasedDate of Death Place of Death Date & Time of Opening Location of Opening Coroner Sitting
Brenda Barnes8014/04/2024Merthyr Tydfil25/04/2024- 09:30Pontypridd Coroner's CourtPatricia Morgan
Paulette Williams 6302/08/2023Merthyr Tydfil25/04/2024- 09:30Pontypridd Coroner's CourtPatricia Morgan
Daniel James Furness4614/04/2024Aberdare25/04/2024Pontypridd Coroner's CourtPatricia Morgan
Demi Leigh Mabbitt2512/04/2024Cardiff25/04/2024Pontypridd Coroner's CourtPatricia Morgan
Margaret Ann Jones7515/04/2024Merthyr Tydfil25/04/2024Pontypridd Coroner's CourtPatricia Morgan
Paul Douglas Carr5707/04/2024Cardiff25/04/2024Pontypridd Coroner's CourtPatricia Morgan
Colin Antony Richards4808/04/2024Cardiff25/04/2024Pontypridd Coroner's CourtPatricia Morgan