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

Contact Kent and Medway Coroner Service

Telephone: 03000 41 05 02 (Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm)
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
Inquest3 October 202210amCounty Hall, MaidstoneBernice Sargeant2614 July 2022Ashford
Inquest3 October 20222pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneDavid Williams3926 July 2022Dover
Inquest3 October 20222:30pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneDavid Mullin8420 June 2022William Harvey Hospital
Inquest3 October 20223pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneJetson Maffia-Kerbey112 June 2022Ashford
Inquest4 October 202210:30amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneAlfred Ruck9331 August 2022William Harvey Hospital
Inquest6 October 202210amCounty Hall, MaidstoneAndrew Johnson671 April 2022Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest6 October 202211amCounty Hall, MaidstoneLeslie Smith8424 October 2021Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest6 October 20222pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneLuke Goad3629 July 2021William Harvey Hospital
Inquest7 October 202210amCounty Hall, MaidstoneRaymond White7012 February 2022Dover
Inquest10 October 20222pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneKeith Foad3426 June 2022Kings College Hospital
Inquest12 October 202210amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneHarriet Connor185 October 2022Ashford
Inquest14 October 202210amCounty Hall, MaidstoneIan Murdoch5620 July 2022University College Hospital London
Inquest14 October 202211amCounty Hall, MaidstoneBrian Flisher8530 July 2022William Harvey Hospital
Inquest14 October 20222pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneMilan Chohan4026 April 2022Dover
Inquest21 October 202210amCounty Hall, MaidstoneMichael Osborne381 June 2022Hythe
Inquest24 October 202210amCounty Hall, MaidstoneMackenzie Croxford-Cook143 August 2022Dover
Inquest24 October 20222pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneJohn Winser8413 July 2022Ashford
Inquest24 October 202211amCounty Hall, MaidstoneOcean Tabois1814 August 2022Dover
Inquest24 October 202212pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneKim Tingey643 July 2022Dover
Inquest26 October 20221:30pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneRaymond Piddock7926 April 2022Temple Ewell, Dover
Inquest28 October 20222pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneKevin Stead628 January 2022William Harvey Hospital
Inquest29 October 202210amCounty Hall, MaidstoneJune Hobbs8930 June 2022Deal
Inquest31 October 202210amCounty Hall, MaidstoneDarren Swaden5518 April 2022Pluckley
Inquest31 October 20222pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneDiana Yemm5510 July 2022William Harvey Hospital
Inquest3 to 4 November 202210amCounty Hall, MaidstonePauline Goffe6927 January 2021William Harvey Hospital
Inquest7 November 202210amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneJames Palmer4928 March 2022Limassol
Inquest10 to 11 November 202210amCounty Hall, MaidstonePamela Berridge766 July 2022Romney Marsh
Inquest14 November 202210amCounty Hall, MaidstoneMarshall Irons7425 August 2022William Harvey Hospital
Inquest18 November 202210amCounty Hall, MaidstoneColin Ace759 June 2022Kings College Hospital
Inquest18 November 202211amCounty Hall, MaidstonePeter Axon6025 July 2022Hythe
Inquest21 November 202210amCounty Hall, MaidstoneIiris Bury8313 August 2022William Harvey Hospital
Inquest21 November 202210:30amCounty Hall, MaidstoneJosephine Lambert7827 August 2022Faversham
Inquest21 November 202211amCounty Hall, MaidstoneAnn Addis6830 August 2022Ashford
Inquest21 November 202212pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneOwen Gulliver434 September 2022William Harvey Hospital
Inquest21 November 20222pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneDanyell Sinckler328 May 2022Saint Margarets Bay
Inquest28 November 202210amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstonePatrick Gold767 September 2022New Romney
Inquest28 November 202210:30amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneIrene Lewis8312 September 2022Dover
Inquest5 December 202212pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneChristina Cook8315 August 2022William  Harvey Hospital
Pre inquest review5 December 202210amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneSamantha Mulcahy324 July 2018Kings College Hospital
Pre inquest review5 December 202210amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneKimberley Sampson2922 May 2018Kings College Hospital
Inquest5 December 202210amCounty Hall, MaidstoneJulia Ryan5418 August 2022Folkestone
Inquest5 December 202210:30amCounty Hall, MaidstoneValerie Raman8512 September 2022Canterbury
Inquest5 December 202212:30pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneDoreen Legg8513 September 2022Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest9 December 202210amCounty Hall, MaidstoneMichael Rudd537 May 2021Dover
Inquest9 December 202210amCounty Hall, MaidstoneMegan Williams405 May 2022Folkestone
Inquest19 December 202210amCounty Hall, MaidstoneDiane Archer6322 September 2022William Harvey Hospital
Inquest6 January 202310amCounty Hall, MaidstoneAmy-Louise Nolan3031 December 2020William Harvey Hospital
Inquest9 to 10 January 202310amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneAmy-Louise Nolan3031 December 2020William Harvey Hospital
Inquest3 February 202310amOakwood House, MaidstoneWayne Philpott442 August 2022Kings College Hospital
Inquest27 February to 3 March 202310amOakwood House, MaidstoneSamantha Mulcahy324 July 2018William Harvey Hospital
Inquest27 February to 3 March 202310amOakwood House, MaidstoneKimberley Sampson2922 May 2018Kings College Hospital