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
Email: KentandMedwayCoroners@kent.gov.uk
Address: Coroner's Office, Archbishop's Palace, Mill Street, Maidstone, ME15 6YE
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
Email: KentandMedwayAdmin@kent.gov.uk
Address:
Coroner's Office, Archbishop's Palace, Mill Street, Maidstone, ME15 6YE
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 the Coroner’s office using the contact details above.

TypeDateTimePlaceNameAge Date of death Place of death
Inquest 20 November 2017 10:30am The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Stephen Randall 43 5 September 2017 Ashford
Inquest20 November 201711:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Daron Corner4828 February 2017Ashford
Inquest 27 November 2017 10:30am The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Radu Raihard 28 14 August 2017 Faversham
Inquest 27 November 2017 11am The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Paul Northfield 69 6 September 2017 Pilgrims Hospice Ashford
Pre inquest review 27 November 2017 11:30am The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Malcolm Hayes 68 6 September 2017 William Harvey  Hospital
Inquest28 November 201710amThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Malcolm Skinner755 October 2017New Romney
Inquest28 November 20172pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneDavid Staddon8220 September 2017Hythe
Inquest 11 December 2017 11:30am The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Sean Flynn 37 4 September 2017 Cranbrook
Inquest11 December 201712:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Kenneth Ripley8820 September 2017William Harvey Hospital
Inquest12 December 201711amThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Stephen Holton5419 August 2017Folkestone
Inquest 12 December 2017 2pm The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Andrew Doyle 41 28 December 2016 William Harvey Hospital
Inquest18 December 201711:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Noel Parson2621 September 2017Dover
Inquest18 December 20172pmThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Lilian Edwards9018 September 2017Dover
Pre inquest review18 December 20172:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneRobert Lawrence7511 September 2017William Harvey Hospital
Inquest8 January 201812pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneFrederick Smith8911 October 2017William Harvey Hospital
Inquest8 January 201812:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneMichael  Harrison6821 October 2017Dymchurch
Inquest9 January 201811:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstonePatricia Fleet9519 October 2017William Harvey Hospital
Inquest16 January 201812pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstonePeggy Haggerty9417 October 2017William Harvey Hospital
Inquest16 January 20182pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneMichael Drake7227 October 2017Folkestone
Inquest17 January 20182pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneRosalie Hughes979 November 2017William Harvey Hospital
Inquest12 February 201812pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneJames Jackson907 November 2017William  Harvey Hospital
Inquest12 February 201812pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneEdward Ketchen1715 September 2017Ashford
Inquest13 February 201810:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneAlexander Politowicz3211 October 2017Faversham