THE coroner’s office is trying to trace the next of kin of a pensioner who died at his home on Saturday (December 8).

Geoffrey Singleton, 70, lived on Barnett Avenue, Newton-le-Willows. There are no suspicious circumstances surrounding his death.

Mr Singleton’s next of kin, or anyone who knows of their whereabouts is asked to contact Whiston Coroner’s Office on 0151 430 1238.