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
Email: KentandMedwayCoroners@kent.gov.uk
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: The Coroner's Office, The Archbishop's Palace, Mill Street, Maidstone, ME15 6YE
Office hours:  Monday to Friday, 9am - 5pm

All inquests will take place 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.

Type Date Time Place Name Age Date of death Place of death
Inquest21 August 201710:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneRodericks Temple-Pediani8330 April 2017Rochester
Inquest21 August 201711amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneKevin Wellard5915 March 2017Coxheath
Inquest21 August 20172pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneNorman Cogger7728 June 2017Sittingbourne
Inquest22 August 201710:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneConstance Kennard946 June 2017Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest22 August 201710:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneMartin Quinlan464 May 2017Sittingbourne
Inquest22 August 20171:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneVictoria Hicks3916 May 2017Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest22 August 20172:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneRobert Garstang679 April 2017Maidstone
Inquest24 August 20173pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneBaby Echani023 August 2016Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest29 August 201710:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneKarl Knight3813 June 2017Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest29 August 20173pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneKevin Ringe413 June 2017Sittingbourne
Inquest30 August 201710:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneMarcin Jarosz3614 June 2017Chatham
Inquest31 August 201711amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneAnthony Hills6523 May 2017Sittingbourne
Inquest5 September 201712pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneBen Potts464 June 2017Maidstone
Pre inquest review7 September 201710amInvicta House Ruslanas Ignatenka359 September 2015Eastchurch
Pre inquest review11 September 201710:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneDerek Gransby7210 September 2016Maidstone Hospital
Inquest
(1 of 5)
11 September 20172pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneAbdus Sabit559 August 2016Eastchurch
Inquest12 September 20179:15amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneHenry Watling8722 May 2017Maidstone Hospital
Inquest
(2 of 5)
12 September 201710amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneAbdus Sabit559 August 2016Eastchurch
Inquest
(3 of 5)
13 September 201710amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneAbdus Sabit559 August 2016Eastchurch
Inquest
(4 of 5)
14 September 201710amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneAbdus Sabit559 August 2016Eastchurch
Inquest
(5 of 5)
15 September 201710amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneAbdus Sabit559 August 2016Eastchurch
Inquest18 September 201710amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneKeith Phillips3719 June 2017Rochester
Inquest18 September 201711amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneJennifer Baker6620 June 2017Rochester
Inquest18 September 201711:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneAndrew Cushman4420 May 2017King's College Hospital
Inquest18 September 20172:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneTeresa Oliver6728 February 2017Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest19 September 201710amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneMark Phillips493 July 2017Gillingham
Inquest19 September 201711:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneJoyce Marchant8218 June 2017Maidstone
Inquest19 September 201711:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneBen Sharman402 June 2017Maidstone
Inquest25 September 201712:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneVera Ashdown856 July 2017Maidstone Hospital
Inquest25 September 20172pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneDavid Stone823 July 2017Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest26 September 201710:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneBrian Miskin634 March 2017Eastchurch
Inquest26 September 201711:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneBrian Dubey674 February 2017Eastchurch
Inquest26 September 201712:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneStephen Johnson5514 February 2017Eastchurch
Inquest27 September 20172:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneColwyn Baker7331 December 2016Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest
(1 of 2)
2 October 201710amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneDerek Gransby7210 November 2016Maidstone Hospital
Inquest2 October 201711amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneHelen Day7722 July 2017Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest
(2 of 2)
4 October 201710amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneDerek Gransby7210 November 2016Maidstone Hospital
Inquest9 October 201712pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneElla Rainsbury9229 March 2017Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest16 October 201711amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneAdam Jarvis4022 July 2017Rochester
Inquest16 October 201712:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneThelma Taylor7826 July 2017Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest17 October 201711amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneMargaret Clift8928 July 2017Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest23 October 201710:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneNorma Waters861 August 2017Sittingbourne
Inquest23 October 201712pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneMarjorie Haydon1015 August 2017Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest24 October 201710amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneDonna Chapman5314 July 2017Chatham
Inquest24 October 201711amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneShaun Barton431 August 2017Chatham
Inquest24 October 201711:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneBetty Jackson 8929 July 2017Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest25 October 20172pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneJohn Lee7225 July 2017Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest30 October 201710:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneMohamed Darr5728 June 2017Sheerness
Inquest31 October 20172pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneVernon Brown877 August 2017Maidstone Hospital
Inquest1 November 201710amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneJohn Jolliffe8711 August 2017William Harvey Hospital
Inquest14 November 201710amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneJack Martin8527 October 2016Medway Maritime Hospital