Deaths mentioning DWP

Lee Jefferson made this Freedom of Information request to HM Coroner for Manchester North
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Dear HM Coroner for Manchester North,

From the information held we'd be grateful if you would kindly provide the total number of deaths from 1st January 2017 to the most recent available where those cases mention The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP). This is part of a UK-wide investigation.

Yours faithfully,
Lee Jefferson
for Stop UK lies and Corruption.

Dear HM Coroner for Manchester North,

Is there any news about a response to our enquiry dated 30th June?

"From the information held we'd be grateful if you would kindly provide the total number of deaths from 1st January 2017 to the most recent available where those cases mention The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP). "

Yours faithfully,

Lee Jefferson
for Stop UK lies and Corruption.

Rebecca Snook J, HM Coroner for Manchester North

Dear Mr Jefferson

I refer to your request for information about deaths mentioning DWP for the Coroner.

"The coroner is not a “public authority” within the meaning of the Freedom Of Information Act 2000 (see s3(1) and Sch 1), where coroners, like other judges, are not listed. As such the Coroner is not required to supply you with the information requested, however, please be advised that the information you have requested is not collected by the Coroner."

Kind regards

Rebecca Snook
Coroners Deputy First Officer
North Manchester Coroner
Tel: 01706 924658
Fax: 0844 9632383
Email: [email address]

HM Coroner, The Phoenix Centre, L/Cpl Stephen Shaw MC Way, Heywood, OL10 1LR

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