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
24 - 26 April 2017 - jury inquest10amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneArthur Clark896 February 2017Faversham
27 April 201710:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneAlan Hill8118 April 2016William Harvey Hospital
27 April 20173pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneJanet Churchyard7717 October 2016William Harvey Hospital
2 May 201711amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneJohn Humphries8616 January 2017Canterbury
2 May 201711:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneGeorge Kovari458 February 2017Ashford
2 May 20173pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneDorothy Huthart9119 December 2016William Harvey Hospital
2 May 20173:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneGeorge Baker6319 December 2016Dover
3 May 201710:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneMarianne Kretz4222 August 2016Romney Marsh
3 May 201711amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneAnna Taylor3225 January 2017Folkestone
8 - 10 May 2017 - jury inquest10amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstonePhilip Stabbs6120 November 2014William Harvey Hospital
22 May 201711amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneMartin Samuel Johnson305 July 2016Folkestone