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 05 02
Address: Coroner Service Team, Cantium House, Sandling Road, Maidstone, ME14 1XD
Office hours: Monday to Friday, 9am - 5pm

General enquiries

(General enquiries not related to an ongoing case or about a concluded case or related to treasure.)

Telephone: 03000 41 05 03
Coroner Service Team, Cantium House, Sandling Road, Maidstone, ME14 1XD
Office hours:
Monday to Friday, 9am - 5pm

Inquests for this area are normally held at Archbishops Palace, Maidstone unless stated otherwise.

The following listings are all provisional and may be subject to changes in date or time even at a late stage in proceedings. If you are intending to attend an inquest please check the listing the day before you are expecting the inquest to be heard for any revisions to time or date.

Inquests can also be listed at short notice and may not always appear on this page. If you are expecting an inquest to be listed and it does not appear on the page below please telephone or email general enquiries using the contact details above.

TypeDateTimePlaceNameAge Date of death Place of death
Inquest18 April 20182:40pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneTreasure - 5x Palstave Axes and fragmentsn/an/an/a
Inquest18 April 20183:40pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneTreasure - middle bronze-ge unlooped palstavesn/an/an/a
Inquest23 April 20182:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneDorothy Brundrett9721 January 2018William Harvey Hospital
Inquest24 April 201810:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstonePhyllis Mills884 February 2018William Harvey Hospital
Inquest24 April 20183:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneDenise Rayner8519 February 2018Hythe
Inquest24 April 20183:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneApsey Roberts5411 December 2017Sandwich
Inquest (provisional)1 May 201810:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneWarren Ullyett2812 December 2017Calais
Inquest1 May 201812pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneGareth Gregg Berrow376 February 2018Ashford
Inquest1 May 20181pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneAlexander Ruddock-West196 January 2018Dover
Inquest8 May 201810:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneNathan Edwards2617 February 2018Dover
Inquest8 May 201812pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneKevin Blanchard5713 January 2018William Harvey Hospital
Inquest10 May 20183pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneLouisa Jones9120 February 2018William Harvey Hospital
Inquest22 May 201812pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneVincent Willett4524 February 2018Faversham
Inquest29 May 201812pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneChristian Carter465 February 2018Folkestone
Inquest4 June 201811amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneDavid Warren5114 March 2018Ashford
Inquest5 June 201812pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneKeith Fuller664 February 2018William Harvey Hospital
Inquest11 June 201810:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneJean Ryan7421 January 2018William Harvey Hospital
Pre inquest review11 June 201811:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneGary Dodge5219 March 2018Dover
Inquest11 June 20182pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneSusan Morris6724 March 2018Dover
Inquest11 June 20182:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneRobert Goodey3617 March 2018Kings College Hospital
Inquest12 June 201811amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneSandra Noel7424 February 2018William Harvey Hospital
Inquest12 June 201812pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneSarah Jarvis497 March 2018Dover
Inquest19 June 201810:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneKrzystov Blanchino3028 March 2018Dover
Inquest25 June 201810:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneDavid Harding814 April 2018Kingsdown
Inquest25 June 20182pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneRichard Jones9425 March 2018Folkestone
Inquest26 June 201810:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneNathan Edwards2617 February 2018Dover