Scarboro’ inquest hearings

The inquests were held at town hall
The inquests were held at town hall
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Verdicts that they killed themselves have been recorded at inquests on John Pyle Brown, of Bush Grove, Sleights, and Lynn Patricia Pinder, 60, of Filey, who were found dead at their homes, at hearings held at Scarborough Town Hall on Tuesday.

Coroner Michael Oakley also recorded a verdict of death by misadventure on Stephen Gennard, 39, of Gladstone Street, Scarborough, who was found dead near Scarborough Castle on March 30. A verdict of accidental death was recorded on Daisy Brown, 91, of Sewerby Road, Bridlington who died in Scarborough Hospital on May 26, while verdicts of death by natural causes were given on Donald Frederick Walker, 78, of West Street, Scarborough, who died at his home on June 22, and on Jenny Paling, of Chubb Hill, Whitby. The coroner recorded a verdict of accidental death on Eric George Dowse, 79, of Wooldale Drive, Filey, who died in hospital on May 28.