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).

Inquests for this area are normally held at Archbishops Palace, Maidstone unless stated otherwise.

The Senior Coroner for this area is Patricia Harding.

Contact us

Coroner's officers - calls reporting a new death or relating to a current case:

Telephone: 03000 41 05 02 (Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm)
Email: KentandMedwayCoroners@kent.gov.uk
Address: Coroner Service Team, Cantium House, Sandling Road, Maidstone, ME14 1XD

General enquiries - not related to an ongoing case or about a concluded case or related to treasure:

Telephone: 03000 41 05 03 (Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm)
Email: KentandMedwayAdmin@kent.gov.uk
Address:
Coroner Service Team, Cantium House, Sandling Road, Maidstone, ME14 1XD

Inquests to be heard

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.

TypeDateTime Place of inquestNameAge Date of death Place of death
Inquest 4 December 2020 10:30am Shepway Centre, Oxford Road, Maidstone Jason Petersen 50 19 March 2020 Dover
Inquest 4 December 2020 11:30am Shepway Centre, Oxford Road, Maidstone Reginald Lawrence 71 12 April 2020 William Harvey Hospital
Inquest 7 to 8 December 2020 10:30am The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Jordan Seecharan 22 29 March 2019 William Harvey Hospital
Inquest 9 December 2020 10am The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Connor King 24 28 August 2020 Folkestone
Inquest 9 December 2020 3pm The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Christopher Hill 72 16 March 2020 William Harvey Hospital
Inquest 10 December 2020 1:30pm Shepway Centre, Oxford Road, Maidstone Jamie Reed 26 8 March 2020 Dover
Inquest 11 December 2020 3pm Shepway Centre, Oxford Road, Maidstone Shirley Hadley 87 26 July 2020 William Harvey Hospital
Inquest 14 December 2020 12pm The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Robert Johnson 87 25 October 2020 William Harvey Hospital
Inquest 16 December 2020 10am County Hall, Maidstone Grace Elliot 26 7 July 2020 Dover
Inquest 16 December 2020 12pm The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone George Wiggins 78 10 November 2020 Ashford
Inquest 16 December 2020 3pm County Hall, Maidstone Malcolm Pickett 71 11 February 2020 Ashford
Inquest 17 December 2020 12:30pm Shepway Centre, Oxford Road, Maidstone Brian Riddle 82 8 September 2020 Ashford
Inquest 17 December 2020 2pm Shepway Centre, Oxford Road, Maidstone Debbie Lawson 41 14 October 2020 Dover
Inquest 17 December 2020 3pm Shepway Centre, Oxford Road, Maidstone Stephen Moorhouse 37 25 September 2020 Canterbury
Inquest 18 December 2020 10am County Hall, Maidstone Brenda Rose 85 10 November 2020 William Harvey Hospital
Inquest 18 December 2020 10:30am County Hall, Maidstone David Parkinson 66 22 November 2020 Canterbury
Inquest 11 January 2021 10am The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Graham Senior-Milne 64 10 August 2020 Kings College Hospital
Inquest 11 January 2021 3:30pm The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Stuart Allfree 76 3 August 2020 Faversham
Inquest 15 January 2021 10:30am County Hall, Maidstone Rosemary Richmond 81 29 September 2019 William Harvey Hospital
Inquest 18 to 19 January 2021 10am The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Caroline Wycherley 77 12 December 2019 William Harvey Hospital
Inquest 19 January 2021 11am The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Patrick Shortall 69 18 December 2019 Folkestone
Inquest 20 January 2021 10am County Hall, Maidstone Adrian Angus 48 14 October 2019 William Harvey Hospital
Inquest 20 January 2021 3:30pm County Hall, Maidstone Mark Sanderson 54 12 October 2020 Canterbury
Pre inquest review 21 January 2021 12pm County Hall, Maidstone Mark Dixon 47 3 November 2019 Eastchurch
Inquest 22 January 2021 10:30am County Hall, Maidstone Violet Perkins 87 30 June 2020 William Harvey Hospital
Inquest 22 January 2021 12:30pm County Hall, Maidstone Raymond Dawes 95 29 September 2020 Canterbury
Inquest 25 January 2021 10am County Hall, Maidstone Janet Gray 83 18 December 2019 William Harvey Hospital
Inquest 26 January 2021 10am The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Anthony Ringe 85 20 October 2020 William Harvey Hospital
Inquest 28 January 2021 10am County Hall, Maidstone Jacqueline Hall 61 30 September 2019 Ashford
Pre inquest review 29 January 2021 3pm Shepway Centre, Oxford Road, Maidstone Ioannis Forakis 75 22 May 2020 William Harvey Hospital
Inquest 2 February 2021 3:30pm County Hall, Maidstone Sadie Hootn-Willson 1 month and 6 days 21 November 2019 Dover
Inquest 3 February 2021 10am The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Paul Simmons 55 4 August 2019 Old Romney
Inquest 5 February 2021 10am County Hall, Maidstone Edgar Krauklitis 32 24 July 2020 Dover
Inquest 5 February 2021 10am County Hall, Maidstone Agra Krauklitis 60 24 July 2020 Kings College London
Inquest 5 February 2021 12:30pm County Hall, Maidstone Salley McCombie 57 29 May 2020 William Harvey Hospital
Inquest 5 February 2021 2pm County Hall, Maidstone Garry O'Connell 57 21 September 2020 William Harvey Hospital
Inquest 12 February 2021 10:30am County Hall, Maidstone Steven Edwards 52 21 September 2020 Surrey
Inquest 12 February 2021 12pm Shepway Centre, Oxford Road, Maidstone Richard Arnett 75 17 November 2020 Romney Marsh
Inquest 18 February 2021 11:30am County Hall, Maidstone Linda Matthews 74 22 November 2020 William Harvey Hospital
Inquest 22 February 2021 10am The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Joan Scott-Brown 89 20 November 2020 William Harvey Hospital
Pre inquest review 22 February 2021 10:30am County Hall, Maidstone Daniel Ludlum 49 30 December 2019 Folkestone
Inquest 22 February 2021 12pm County Hall, Maidstone Omar Ezildin Ali 24 20 August 2020 Dover
Inquest 22 February 2021 3pm County Hall, Maidstone Kelly Niblett 38 23 September 2020 William Harvey Hospital
Inquest 23 February 2021 1pm County Hall, Maidstone Elizabeth Apps 87 8 July 2020 William Harvey Hospital
Inquest 24 February 2021 10:30am County Hall, Maidstone Craig Phelan 34 19 May 2020 Ashford
Inquest 26 February 2021 11am County Hall, Maidstone Jessica Smith 40 9 February 2020 Dover
Inquest 3 to 5 March 2021 10:30am County Hall, Maidstone Guadalupe Alzaga 72 4 June 2018 William Harvey Hospital
Inquest 8 March 2021 10:30am County Hall, Maidstone Jill Reynolds 82 18 January 2020 William Harvey Hospital
Inquest 10 to 11 March 2021 10am County Hall, Maidstone Jacqueline Hall 61 30 September 2019 Woodchurch
Inquest 12 March 2021 10:30am County Hall, Maidstone Emilia Marsh 20 3 November 2020 Faversham
Inquest 12 March 2021 12:30pm County Hall, Maidstone David Cousins 35 10 November 2020 Ashford
Pre inquest review        12 March 2021 2pm County Hall, Maidstone Simon Baker 48 25 July 2020 Dover
Inquest 29 March 2021 10am The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Andrew Marden 58 17 November 2020 Tenterden
Inquest 29 March 2021 10:30am County Hall, Maidstone Howard Matthews 83 11 September 2020 Ashford
Inquest 29 March 2021 10:30pm The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Anna-Maria Loomes 31 16 September 2020 Dover
Inquest 15 to 16 April 2021 10:30am Shepway Centre, Oxford Road, Maidstone Beryl Bushnell 83 23 August 2019 William Harvey Hospital
Inquest 12 May 2021 10am The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Darren Hogan 31 13 March 2020 Dover