New Area Coroner for Preston and West Lancashire


The Chief Coroner is pleased to announce that Lancashire County Council, as relevant authority, has appointed Claire Hammond as Area Coroner for the Preston and West Lancashire coroner area.  The Chief Coroner has given his consent to this appointment as has the Lord Chancellor and Secretary of State for Justice.

Claire took up her post on 5 January 2015.  The Chief Coroner would like to wish Claire every success in the role.


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