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How to contact the Coroner's Service

In the first instance all enquiries should be directed to the Coroner's Officer and not to the Coroner or his Deputy.

The Coroner: Mr Andrew Barkley

The Coroner's office is situated at:

The Coroner's Office, 1st Floor, Rock Grounds, Aberdare, CF44 7AE 

Tel. 01685 885202. Fax 01685 885250

The office is open 09.00am to 5.00pm. 

E-mail:  coroner.admin@rctcbc.gov.uk

Telephone:   in the first instance members of the public are requested to speak to the Coroner's Officer, contact details for the Coroner's Officers are:

Mr Patrick Williams, Merthyr and Aberdare - 01685 724228

Mr Andy Levett, Rhondda and Pontypridd - 01443 743698

Mr Mark Adams, Bridgend and Porthcawl - 01656 762968

Mrs Emma Mathias, Powys - 07432 726783


Out of office hours:

Contact with the Coroner can be made through your local police station, a police officer will contact the Coroner on your behalf.  

The Assistant Coroners: Mr Graeme Hughes & Dr Sarah-Jayne Richards

They can be contacted through the Coroner's office.

E-mail: coroner.admin@rctcbc.govuk

The Coroner's Officers -

Powys - Mrs Emma Mathias.  Her office is situated at Divisional Police Headquarters, Plas y Ffynnon, Cambrian Way, Brecon, LD3 7HP.  Her office hours are Monday to Friday, 08.00a.m. to 4.00p.m. 

Direct telephone contact -  07432 726783 (should you require a landline contact you must ring the Dyfed Powys Police central non-emergency contact centre - 0845 3302000 and ask for extension 50681).

Fax: 01874 620024

E-mail: emma.mathias@dyfed-powys.pnn.police.uk

Merthyr and Aberdare - Mr Patrick Williams - 01685 724228

Rhondda and Pontypridd - Mr Andy Levitt - 01443 743698

Bridgend and Porthcawl - Mr Mark Adams - 01656 762968