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 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)
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)
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
Inquest28 January 202210amCounty Hall, MaidstonePenelope Campbell7029 October 2021Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest28 January 202210:30amCounty Hall, MaidstoneCarole Frost688 November 2019Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest28 January 20222pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneJulie Holmes6610 October 2021Maidstone Hospital
Inquest31 January 202210amCounty Hall, MaidstoneClaire Killick4428 September 2021Coxheath
Inquest1 February 202210amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneGerald Bunce8111 September 2021Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest1 February 202210amCounty Hall, MaidstoneGladys Collins9612 November 2021Rochester
Inquest1 February 202210:30amCounty Hall, MaidstoneKeiron More5925 June 2021Maidstone
Inquest1 February 202211amCounty Hall, MaidstoneSusan Price723 January 2022Rochester
Inquest1 February 202211:30amCounty Hall, MaidstoneMalcolm Colpitts9024 August 2021Maidstone Hospital
Inquest1 February 202212:30pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneRichard Buchanan579 May 2021Headcorn
Inquest1 February 20222:30pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneChelsea Smith194 October 2021Maidstone
Inquest2 February 202211amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneJohn Mumford8010 January 2022Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest2 February 202212pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneElsie Clark976 January 2022Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest7 to 9 February 202210amShepway Centre, Oxford RoadRobert Dewey512 May 2021Sheerness
Pre inquest review8 February 202210:30amCounty Hall, MaidstoneAdrian Russell7815 November 2021Maidstone Hospital
Inquest8 February 202212pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneJohn Doyle6419 December 2021Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest8 February 202212:30pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneDorothy Seath8424 December 2021Strood
Inquest8 February 20222pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneAlan Hayward814 January 2021Chatham
Inquest8 February 20222:30pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneMary Travers8822 November 2021Rochester
Inquest9 February 202210amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneWilliam Foster691 November 2021Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest9 February 202212:30pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneDonald Lewin874 January 2022Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest9 February 20222pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneRupert Atkins8215 January 2022Rochester
Inquest10 February 202210amCounty Hall, MaidstoneNorman Barnes6717 November 2021Maidstone
Pre inquest review10 February 202210amCounty Hall, MaidstoneEdward Rudd3815 July 2021Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest10 to 14 February 202210amShepway Centre, Oxford RoadMarco Del Becara525 May 2021Sheerness
Pre inquest review15 February 202210amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneScarlett Morton-Scullion3 months9 November 2021King's College Hospital
Pre inquest review15 February 202210amCounty Hall, MaidstoneAlan Miller8519 November 2021Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest15 February 202210amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneVoitech Neverovic5726 September 2021Maidstone
Inquest15 February 202211:30amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstonePaul Pacquett6629 November 2021Gillingham
Inquest15 February 202212pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneMargaret Ross116 October 2021Chatham
Inquest15 February 20222pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneAudrey Dowling8419 March 2021Maidstone Hospital
Inquest15 February 20222pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstonePaul Earl469 September 2021Maidstone
Inquest16 February 202210amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneCarl Harris455 September 2021Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest17 February 202210amCounty Hall, MaidstonePhilip Gillam7428 July 2021Medway Maritime Hospital
Pre inquest review21 February 20229:30pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneVincent Harvey6215 December 2020Eastchurch
Inquest23 February 202210amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneTommy Copping3415 July 2021Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest24 February 202210amCounty Hall, MaidstoneAudrey Eversfield862 August 2021Maidstone Hospital
Pre inquest review24 February 202210amCounty Hall, MaidstoneJeremy Homewood6120 November 2021Maidstone Hospital
Inquest24 February 202211:30amCounty Hall, MaidstonePaul Stevens6430 November 2021Gillingham
Inquest24 February 202212:30pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneNorah Pryor946 December 2021Maidstone
Inquest28 February 202210amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneMichael Hickson6621 July 2021Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest28 February 202211amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneKaila Menshi3716 June 2021Staplehurst
Inquest1 March 202210amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneJohn Cash1910 October 2021Headcorn
Inquest1 March 202210amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneJohnny Cash4410 October 2021Headcorn
Inquest1 March 202210amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneMiles Cash2510 October 2021Headcorn
Inquest1 March 202210amCounty Hall, MaidstoneJo-Ann Cherry5617 November 2021Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest1 March 202210amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneJacko Cosgrove1810 October 2021Headcorn
INquest1 March 20222pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneDavid King3415 December 2021Halling
Inquest1 March 20222pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneSusan Robson797 October 2021Maidstone Hospital
Inquest1 March 20222:30pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneDonald Ullah6913 December 2021Eastchurch
Inquest1 March 20223pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneGraham Caspell6412 December 2021Maidstone Hospital
Inquest1 March 20224pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneDoris Crofts8817 October 2021Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest2 March 202211amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneTheodore Dalgleish966 November 2021Queen Elizabeth Queen Hospital Hospital
Inquest2 March 202212pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneJoe Reid3517 December 2021Canterbury
Inquest3 March 202210amCounty Hall, MaidstoneRonald Noakes8610 November 2021Maidstone Hospital
Inquest3 March 20222pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneMargaret McCashin8024 December 2021Penenden Heath
Inquest3 March 20223pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneMatthew Park3614 October 2021Chatham
Inquest8 March 202211amCounty Hall, MaidstoneJean Foy872 November 2021Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest8 March 20222pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneRicki Giles368 November 2021East Malling
Inquest8 March 20222:30pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneStephen Legge6716 December 2021Rochester
Inquest10 to 18 March 202210:30amShepway Centre, Oxford RoadEmma Pring2920 April 2021Cygnet Hospital, Maidstone
Inquest15 March 202210amCounty Hall, MaidstoneSamuel Fuller7325 October 2021East Malling
Pre inquest review15 March 202210amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneDavid Gower7125 November 2021Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest15 March 202211amCounty Hall, MaidstoneCherril Sharman7021 October 2021Sittingbourne
Inquest15 March 202211:30amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneMark Anderson375 December 2021Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest15 March 202212pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneRowan Hill5122 October 2021Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest15 March 202212pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneRafal Kaczmarek4418 December 2021Sittingbourne
Inquest15 March 202212:30pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneDavid Fermor7715 January 2022Maidstone Hospital
Inquest15 March 20222pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneHangaw Ismail2219 September 2021Chatham
Inquest15 March 20222pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneIan Holt6316 December 2021Sittingbourne
Inquest15 March 20222:30pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneRobert Gamble8617 December 2021Aylesford
Inquest16 March 202210amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneRoy Buss9124 December 2021Maidstone
Inquest22 March 202210:30amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneGene Ruler8820 November 2021Maidstone Hospital
Inquest22 March 202212:30pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneIsaac Uzoegbu162 January 2022King's College Hospital
Inquest22 March 20222:30pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneEmma Prescott505 October 2021Leysdown-on-Sea
Inquest23 March 202212pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneMarjorie Still697 January 2022Rochester
Inquest28 March to 1 April 202210amShepway Centre, Oxford RoadKathryn Millard5613 May 2021Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest29 March 202210amCounty Hall, MaidstoneDavid Festing578 January 2022East Malling
Inquest29 March 202210amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneMaxim Welton591 January 2022Maidstone Hospital
Inquest29 March 202210:30amCounty Hall, MaidstoneKenneth Hobson8021 October 2021Maidstone Hospital
Inquest29 March 202210:30amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneJohn Humble639 January 2022Leybourne
Inquest30 March to 1 April 202210amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneLesley Spearing5510 October 2019Rainham
Inquest31 March 202210amCounty Hall, MaidstoneChristina Russell8210 January 2022Sittingbourne
Inquest12 April 202210amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneLewis Finch325 October 2021Eastchurch
Inquest12 April 202210amCounty Hall, MaidstoneGeorge Roberts8228 December 2021Medway Maritime Hospital
Pre inquest review12 April 202211amCounty Hall, MaidstoneEdward Rudd3815 July 2021Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest12 April 202212:30pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneAndrea Madden381 January 2022Maidstone
Inquest12 April 20222pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneLuke Friel439 October 2021Sittingbourne
Inquest20 April 202210amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneRobert Sansford6810 October 2021Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest21 April 202210amCounty Hall, MaidstoneRichard Powell6327 November 2021University College of London Hospital
Inquest26 April 202210amCounty Hall, MaidstoneThu Shum5313 November 2021Spain
Inquest26 April 202210amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneTerry Stockting8521 January 2022Maidstone
Pre inquest review26 April 202211amCounty Hall, MaidstoneJohn Henderson5427 May 2021Rochester
Inquest26 April 20222pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneBarry Hastings7611 July 2021Sheerness
Inquest3 May 202210amCounty Hall, MaidstoneMichael Reynolds4516 January 2022Cuxton
Inquest10 May 202210amCounty Hall, MaidstoneTimothy South6325 November 2021Strood
Pre inquest review17 May 202210amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneLeonard Weller8322 November 2021Eastchurch
Inquest19 May 202210amCounty Hall, MaidstoneJohb Treeby1925 October 2021King's College Hospital
Pre inquest review31 May 202210:30amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstonePaul Dealey401 August 2021Eastchurch
Pre inquest review7 June 202210amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneAzroy Dawes-Clarke2810 November 2021Medway Maritime Hospital
Pre inquest review28 June 202210amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneDamien Price312 December 2021Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest5 July 202210amCounty Hall, MaidstoneJacqueline Purnell5924 December 2021Sutton Valence
Pre inquest review12 July 202210amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneStephen Bouquet545 january 2021Medway Maritime Hospital