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
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
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
Inquest10 December 20183pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneGarry Woodfine6014 September 2018William Harvey Hospital
Inquest11 December 20183:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneRobbie Gisby2322 September 2018Ashford
Inquest12 December 20181:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneRobert Brown7415 August 2018Faversham
Inquest12 December 20182pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneJason Bell4422 August 2018Faversham
Inquest12 December 20182pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneDorothy West9618 November 2018William Harvey Hospital
Inquest13 December 201811:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneEunice Luke7829 April 2018William  Harvey Hospital
Inquest17 December 201811amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneSydney Millen9520 August 2018King's College Hospital
Inquest17 December 20182:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Paul Seal4828 September 2018Lydd
Inquest18 December 201811:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneJurgita Grikstaite3818 September 2018Dover
Inquest18 December 201812pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneChristopher James Peake448 April 2018Ashford
Inquest18 December 20182pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneWilliam Eldridge7812 June 2018William Harvey Hospital
Inquest6 January 201912:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneRobert Finn8010 November 2018William Harvey Hospital
Inquest6 January 20193pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneCecil John Flanagan8112 November 2018William Harvey Hospital
Inquest7 January 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneHayley Bax4030 September 2018Folkestone
Inquest7 January 20193:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneRory Brivio-Hughes2311 September 2018Folkestone
Inquest8 January 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneMichael Zygan2530 July 2018Dover
Inquest8 January 201911:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneKathleen Hougham688 July 2018William Harvey Hospital
Inquest8 January 20192pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneChristopher O'Sullivan6530 July 2018Ashford
Inquest14 - 15 January 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneAshley King2216 November 2017Folkestone
Inquest14 January 20193pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneWayne Dunham5217 September 2018Dover
Inquest14 January 20193pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneSaphron Magee4517 September 2018Dover
Pre inquest review15 January 20192pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneGuadalupe Alzaga724 June 2018William Harvey Hospital
Inquest16 January 201910amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneTrevor Elson6713 March 2018Romney Marsh
Inquest17 January 201912pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneTiffany Edgson3418 October 2018William Harvey Hospital
Inquest21 January 20192pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneHarrison Pearson330 December 2015William Harvey Hospital
Inquest23 January 20192pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneTrevor Hinton6014 June 2018Folkestone
Inquest28 January 201912pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneScott Morrison566 November 2018Pilgrims Hospice, Canterbury
Inquest28 January 20192pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneIris Cole9013 March 2018William Harvey Hospital
Inquest29 January 201911amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneOwen Macre3916 October 2018Dover
Inquest4 February 201911amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneKeiran Taylor2110 October 2018Dover
Inquest4 February 201911:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneThomas Appleton743 November 2018William Harvey Hospital
Inquest4 February 201912pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneJeremy Beale614 November 2018Folkestone
Inquest11 February 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneKarl Hackl8014 October 2018M20 Junction 11 London bound Sellindge
Inquest26 February 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneIrene Fathers677 November 2018William Harvey Hospital
Inquest5 - 6 March 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneMary Toal937 March 2018Ashford