Mortuary services facilitate the reception, storage and post mortem examination and viewing of deceased persons from the hospital and the community, and provide services for H.M Coroner. Three licences have been granted by the Human Tissue Authority, which cover removal of relevant material from the deceased for scheduled purposes, post mortem and the storage of the body of deceased person/ relevant material for scheduled purposes.
Monday - Friday: 8am - 4pm
At weekends, Bank Holidays and at all other times, the Mortuary Technician on call may be contacted through the Clinical Site Team via switchboard on 01709 820000.
Integrated Cellular Pathology Manager, 01709 427108
Senior Anatomical Pathology Technician, 01709 424274
Secretaries can be contacted on the following numbers: 01709 427109, 01709 424119 or 01709 424676
Mortuary documents please see the departmental Hub page. Please note this link
will not work outside of the Hospital.
about our service can be found in the Histopathology departmental user handbook
which can be found using the following link:
The content of this page was last updated: Wednesday 31 March 2021 by Dan Firth.