Investigations and inquests in central and South East Kent

This area covers the district council areas of Ashford, Canterbury (part), Dover (part), Shepway, Swale (part).

Senior Coroner

Patricia Harding

Coroner's Officers

(Calls reporting a new death or relating to a current case.)

Telephone: 03000 41 08 04
Email: csekcoroner@kent.gov.uk
Address: Coroner's Office, Archbishop's Palace, Mill Street, Maidstone, ME15 6YE
Fax: 03000 42 27 71
Office hours: Monday to Friday, 9am - 5pm

General enquiries

(Calls not related to a case or about a concluded case.)

Telephone: 03000 41 08 05
Address: Archbishop's Palace, Mill Street, Maidstone, ME15 6YE
Office hours: Monday to Friday, 9am - 5pm

Inquests for this area are normally held at Folkestone Magistrate's Court unless stated otherwise.

Date Time Place Name Age Date of death Place of death
30 May 201710amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneCelia Marsh9515 February 2017Dover
31 May 20172pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneRobert Gold7223 October 2016William Harvey Hospital
31 May 201712:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstonePhilip BAker2812 November 2016Ashford
13 June 2017 - pre inquest review11:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstonePeter King8519 March 2017William Harvey Hospital