Investigations and inquests in Mid Kent and Medway

This area covers the district council areas of Maidstone, Medway, Tonbridge and Malling (part), 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 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
Pre inquest review24 June 202210:30amCounty Hall, MaidstoneJohn Henderson5427 May 2021Rochester
Inquest24 June 202211:30amCounty Hall, MaidstonePoppy Yerrall193 April 2022Rochester
Inquest24 June 20222pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneIain Pannell4925 January 2022Maidstone Hospital
Inquest27 June 20223pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneKalia Menshi3716 June 2021Tonbridge
Inquest28 June 202210:30amCounty Hall, MaidstoneSteven Willis3526 March 2022Maidstone Hospital
Inquest28 June 202211:30amCounty Hall, MaidstoneBarry Green728 April 2022Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest28 June 202212pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneJean Watts989 June 2022Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest28 June 20222pmCounty Hall, MaidstonePeter Kay-Hinsey314 April 2022Chatham
Pre inquest review28 June 20223pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneEdward Rudd3815 July 2021Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest5 July 202210amCounty Hall, MaidstoneJacqueline Purnell5924 December 2021Sutton Valence
Inquest5 July 202210amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneAshleigh Wallis2218 November 2021Taiwan
Inquest5 July 202211amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneJohnhenry Brazil2328 August 2021West Malling
Inquest5 July 202212pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneSamuel Iwelu344 November 2021Nigeria
Inquest5 July 20222pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneBarry Hastings7611 July 2021Eastchurch
Inquest5 July 20222pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneKevin Tomney6227 February 2022Kings College Hospital
Inquest5 July 20223pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneAnnie Taylor906 May 2022Maidstone
Inquest6 July 202210amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneNorah Neale9416 December 2021St Thomas' Hospital London
Inquest7 July 202210amCounty Hall, MaidstonePamela Smith902 May 2022Maidstone Hospital
Inquest7 July 202210:30amCounty Hall, MaidstoneBrenda Eldridge8316 June 2022Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest7 July 202211amCounty Hall, MaidstoneEdna West9311 June 2022Maidstone
Inquest8 July 20223:30pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneWilliam Hall8218 November 2022Chatham
Inquest11 to 12 July 202210amCounty Hall, MaidstoneAlan Miller8519 November 2021Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest11 July 20222pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneAngela Clark8320 November 2021Ashford
Inquest12 July 202210amCounty Hall, MaidstoneBrenda Baker8926 February 2022Maidstone Hospital
Pre inquest review12 July 202211:30amCounty Hall, MaidstoneJohn Henderson5427 May 2021Rochester
Inquest12 July 20222:30pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneWilliam Crowe731 April 2022Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest12 July 20223pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneJane Applegate5618 April 2022Gillingham
Inquest12 July 20223:30pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneAnthony Gregory7321 April 2022Maidstone Hospital
Inquest13 to 15 July 202210amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneLesley Spearing5510 October 2019Rainham
Inquest14 July 202210amCounty Hall, MaidstoneDamien Cierpicki4114 April 2022Chatham
Inquest14 July 202210:30amCounty Hall, MaidstoneNatalie Mortimer2721 April 2022St Thomas Hospital, London
Inquest14 July 202211:30amCounty Hall, MaidstoneRobert Johnson7714 April 2022Rochester
Inquest18 July 202210amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstonePeter Adams941 May 2022Medway Maritime Hospital
Pre inquest review18 July 20222pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneSally Cohen6618 March 2022Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest19 July 202210amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneKevin Brice571 February 2022Maidstone
Inquest19 July 202210amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneTimothy South6325 November 2021Rochester
Inquest19 July 202211amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneRobert Mortley7413 February 2022Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest19 July 202211amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneReginald Price8219 April 2022Tunbridge Wells Hospital
Inquest19 July 202211:30amCounty Hall, MaidstoneRobert Alexander743 June 2022Sittingbourne
Inquest19 July 20222pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneRobert Sansford6810 October 2021Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest25 July 202210amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneEileen Chapman909 April 2022Maidstone Hospital
Inquest25 July 202211amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneSamantha Hanrahan2111 April 2022Medway Maritime Hospital
Pre inquest review25 July 202212pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneScarlett-Rae Morton-Scullion3 months9 November 2021Kings College Hospital
Inquest25 to 26 July 202210:30amCounty Hall, MaidstoneAnthony Ralph7828 September 2021William Harvey Hospital
Inquest26 July 202210amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneGeoffrey Jakopo4615 January 2022Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest26 July 202211amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneFrankie Wright2510 February 2022Kings College Hospital
Inquest26 July 202210:30amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneJanice Webb654 May 2022Chatham
Pre inquest review26 July 20222pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneLesley Spearing5510 October 2019Rainham
Inquest27 July 202210amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneViolet Saunders916 June 2022Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest1 to 12 August 202210amShepway Centre, Oxford RoadEdward Rudd3815 July 2021Medway Maritime Hospital
Pre inquest review2 August 202210amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneStuart Esson4112 February 2022Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest2 August 202210amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneAdrian Roe4913 May 2022Maidstone
Inquest2 August 202210amCounty Hall, MaidstoneGloria Short8918 April 2022Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest2 August 202210:30amCounty Hall, MaidstoneZydrunas Vaitilonis4210 May 2022Maidstone
Inquest2 August 202211amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneAnn Diddams8414 May 2022Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest2 August 20222pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneShirley Crundwell8712 March 2022Rochester
Inquest9 August 202211amCounty Hall, MaidstoneRosemary Mattocks8715 June 2022Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest15 and 16 August 202210amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstonePauline Goffe6927 January 2021William Harvey Hospital
Inquest16 August 202210amCounty Hall, MaidstoneStephen Briggs7316 march 2022Sittingbourne
Inquest16 August 202210:30amCounty Hall, MaidstonePhilip Clark5217 February 2022Sheerness
Inquest16 August 202212pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneBeverley Cushing5831 May 2022Aylesford
Inquest16 August 20222pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneAdrian Smissen4213 June 2022Grovehurst
Inquest16 August 20223pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneAdam Richards2916 June 2022Sittingbourne
Inquest22 to 26 August 202210amShepway Centre, Oxford Road Vincent Harvey6215 December 2020Sheerness
Inquest30 August 202210amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneRyan Hughes1710 March 2022Aylesford
Inquest30 August 202210:30amCounty Hall, MaidstoneJoyce Vidler8511 June 2022Maidstone Hospital
Inquest30 to 31 August 202210amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneRosanna Matthews32 days23 November 2020Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest1 to 2 September 202210amCounty Hall, MaidstoneRosanna Matthews32 days23 November 2020Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest13 September 202210amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneWayne Duck4315 February 2022Kings College Hospital
Inquest13 September 202210amCounty Hall, MaidstoneCharles Traverso469 March 2022Chatham
Inquest19 to 21 September 202210amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneLesley Spearing5510 October 2019Rainham
Inquest22 to 23 September 202210amCounty Hall, MaidstoneLesley Spearing5510 October 2019Rainham
Pre inquest review22 September 202210:30amCounty Hall, MaidstoneTrevor Burchell5612 February 2022Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest26 to 28 September 202210amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneLesley Spearing5510 October 2019Rainham
Inquest30 September 202210amCounty Hall, MaidstonePamela Dartnell7416 February 2022Medway Maritime Hospital
Pre inquest review12 October 202210:30amCounty Hall, MaidstoneLuke Sparks312 April 2022Eastchurch
Inquest18 October 202210amCounty Hall, MaidstoneGraham Balsdon6117 May 2022Rochester
Inquest18 October 202211amCounty Hall, MaidstoneMargaret McDonagh2920 May 2022Sittingbourne
Pre inquest review9 November 202210amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneJamie Simmons414 March 2022Gillingham
Pre inquest review23 November 202210:30amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneBenjamin Harrison4210 May 2022Rochester
Inquest23 November 20222pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneJohn Gordon8617 May 2022Maidstone Hospital
Inquest20 December 202210amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneLiam Bentley256 June 2022Eastchurch
Inquest20 December 202211amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneHarief Pearson251 June 2022Eastchurch