Investigations and inquests in mid Kent and Medway

This area covers the district council areas of Maidstone, Medway, Tonbridge & Malling (part), 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
Fax: 01622 663690
Office hours:  Monday to Friday, 9am - 5pm

General enquiries

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

Telephone: 03000 41 05 03
Address: The Coroner's Office, The Archbishop's Palace, Mill Street, Maidstone, ME15 6YE
Fax: 01622 663690
Office hours:  Monday to Friday, 9am - 5pm

All inquests will take place at Archbishops Palace, Maidstone unless stated otherwise.

Inquests can 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 below, please contact us on the number above.

DateTimePlaceNameAge Date of death Place of death
24 April 201710amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneHenry Shields9125 January 2017Maidstone Hospital
24 April 201710:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneDaniel Adewole164 July 2015HMP Cookham Wood
24 April 201710:30amOld Town Hall, GravesendEmmanuel Abiona (Shola)191June 2016Maidstone General Hospital
25 April 201710:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneStephen Wayland627 February 2017Gillingham
26 April 201710amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneStephanie Brown4313 August 2016Chatham
27 April 201710amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneJemma Connor2017 February 2017Chatham
27 April 20171pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneAmandeep Garcha341 February 2017River Medway
27 April 20171:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneGraham Phelps6219 December 2016Maidstone
27 April 20172pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneBrendan Nixon3425 January 2017Staplehurst
27 April 20173pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneAlan Golden4716 January 2017Snodland
3 May 201711:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneRichard Peachey6516 February 2017Maidstone Hospital
9 May 201711amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneVincent Crooks3712 February 2017A229 Maidstone
22 May 201710amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneRuslanas Ignatenka359 November 2015HMP Swaleside
22 May 201711:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneKenneth Carey5214 February 2017Sittingbourne