Investigations and inquests in Central and South East Kent

This area covers the district council areas of Ashford, Canterbury (part), Dover (part), Folkestone and Hythe, 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 Service Team, Cantium House, Sandling Road, Maidstone, ME14 1XD
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 Service Team, Cantium House, Sandling Road, Maidstone, ME14 1XD
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 general enquiries using the contact details above.

TypeDateTimePlaceNameAge Date of death Place of death
Inquest17 June 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneElaine Pearson931 June 2019William Harvey Hospital
Inquest 17 June 2019 11:30am The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Sheila Baker 87 18 March 2019 William Harvey Hospital
Inquest 17 June 2019 2:30pm The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone William Kingsland 82 2 April 2019 Dover
Inquest17 June 20193pmThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Bonnie Yendell2817 February 2019Graveney
Inquest 19 June 2019 1:30pm The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Jordan Seecharan 22 29 March 2019 William Harvey Hospital
Inquest 19 June 2019 2pm The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Philip Wilkinson 44 31 January 2019 Appledore
Inquest20 June 20193:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneWilliam Dyer8616 May 2019William Harvey Hospital
Inquest 24 - 28 June 2019 10:30am The Guildhall, Sandwich Jason Thomson 43 9 January 2018 William Harvey Hospital
Inquest 24 - 28 June 2019 10:30am County Hall, Maidstone Mark Tolley 51 13 July 2017 William Harvey Hospital
Inquest 24 June 2019 10:30am The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Timothy McNaught 59 28 February 2019 Edinburgh, Scotland
Inquest24 June 201912pmThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Poppy Elliott424 September 2019William Harvey Hospital
Inquest 26 June 2019 10:30am The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Bruce Hottum 63 21 July 2017 William Harvey Hospital
Inquest28 June 2019 12:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Eric Smith896 April 2019William Harvey Hospital
Inquest28 June 2019 3pmThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Ronald Cuckow9010 June 2019William Harvey Hospital
Inquest 1 July - 4 July 2019 10:30am The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Thierry Raibut 43 22 July 2017 Dover
Inquest 1 July 2019 1:30pm The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Maurice Lunch 86 13 April 2019 Folkestone
Inquest 8 - 26 July 2019 10am County Hall, Maidstone Paul Chin 47 26 November 2015 Woodchurch House Care Home
Pre inquest review 8 July 2019 10:30am The Archbishops Palace, Maidstone Hilary Shilling 54 26 March 2019 William Harvey Hospital
Inquest8 July 20193pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneStephen Ritchie4620 April 2019Ashford
Inquest9 July 201912pmThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Adam Wolnysz4817 April 2019Dover
Inquest10 July 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Keith Healey7711 April 2019William Harvey Hospital
Pre inquest review16 July 20193:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneLynda Pederson607 September 2019William Harvey Hospital
Inquest17 July 201910:30amCanterbury Magistrates CourtSharon Hodder6330 December 2018Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest18 to 19 July 201910amThe Guildhall, SandwichSheila Merry9520 January 2017Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest22 July 201912:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneAlan Newman837 May 2019Faversham
Inquest22 July 20192pmThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Amna Khamis Suroor Khamis Salim3318 April 2019Folkestone
Inquest23 July 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneDominique Worrall3220 February 2018Ashford
Inquest 29 July 2019 10:30am The Archbishops Palace, Maidstone Hilary Shilling 54 26 March 2019 William Harvey Hospital
Inquest29 July 201912:30pmThe Guildhall, SandwichSheila Merry9520 January 2017Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest29 July 20192:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneLee Winfield3628 April 2019Dover
Inquest30 July 20191:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneWendy Smoker8316 April 2019William Harvey Hospital
Inquest30 July 20192:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneArry Petch1829 July 2018King's College Hospital
Inquest31 July 20193pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneBeryl Morrison7918 May 2019William Harvey Hospital
Inquest5 August 201912:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneStephen Jones6127 February 2019William Harvey Hospital
Inquest5 August 20193pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneTerence James8514 May 2018William Harvey Hospital
Inquest5 August 20193:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneMatthew Little4314 May 2019Folkestone
Inquest7 August 20193pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneJohn Roberts7015 April 2019William Harvey Hospital
Inquest12 August 201911:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneLucy Goodman4021 May 2019Ashford
Inquest13 August 201911amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstonePeter Sidney8418 April 2019William Harvey Hospital
Inquest13 August 20192pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneCharles Crouch7130 November 2018William Harvey Hospital
Inquest20 August 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneMartin Jepps2816 June 2018Dover
Inquest27 August 20192pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneMario Vassallo875 June 2019Ashford
Inquest9 September 20192:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneHarold Skilton2118 May 2019William Harvey Hospital
Inquest9 September 20192:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneBethany Eves219 September 2019William Harvey Hospital
Inquest7 - 11 October 201910:30amThe Guildhall, SandwichJean Long8416 November 2017Folkestone
Inquest11 November 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneSophie Pearce1726 May 2019William Harvey Hospital