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
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.

Type Date Time Place Name Age Date of death Place of death
Inquest24 July 201711amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneMatthew Clelland854 May 2017William Harvey Hospital
Inquest24 July 20172pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneFlorence Brooshooft7812 May 2017William Harvey Hospital
Pre-inquest review24 July 20172:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneRobert Gold7223 October 2016William Harvey Hospital
Inquest25 July 201711amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneMary Lemmon5116 May 2017Ashford
Inquest25 July 20173pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneMichael Bundy5410 April 2017A299 Dargate
Inquest26 July 201712pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneGiles Powell676 March 2017William Harvey Hospital
Inquest26 July 20172pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneGlenn McCann3910 April 2017Kennington
Inquest27 July 201712:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneAlec Muir6221 April 2017Maidstone
Inquest27 July 20172pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstonePaul Freeth4725 March 2017Dover
Pre-inquest review27 July 20173pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneAndrew Doyle4128 December 2016William Harvey Hospital