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)
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 1 March 2021 2pm County Hall, Maidstone Darren Wilson 49 30 November 2020 Maidstone
Inquest1 March 20213pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneMichael Slusarz3523 December 2020Sheerness
Inquest2 March 20219:30amCounty Hall, MaidstoneEleanor Walton7629 October 2020Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest2 March 202110:30amCounty Hall, MaidstoneDerek Skinner951 December 2020Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest 2 March 2021 2:30pm County Hall, Maidstone Mark Green 65 9 November 2020 Sittingbourne
Inquest3 March 202110amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstonePeter Southey606 September 2020Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest3 March 202110amCounty Hall, Maidstone Scott Linsdell301 March 2020Chatham
Inquest3 March 202112pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneDavid Wilson7826 January 2021Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest3 March 20212:30pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneBrian Young8314 February 2021Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest3 March 20213pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneJohn Brown835 December 2020Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest5 March 202110:30amCounty Hall, MaidstonePatricia Williams9217 February 2021West Malling
Inquest8 March 202110amShepway Centre, Oxford Road, MaidstoneTerence Luckhurst7117 December 2020Rochester
Inquest9 to 12 March 202110amShepway Centre, Oxford RoadArchie Morrison459 June 2017Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest 9 March 2021 2:30pm County Hall, Maidstone Rita Ann Wood 65 10 October 2020 Maidstone Hospital
Inquest9 March 20213pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneTheodore Slaughter378 January 2021Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest 10 March 2021 2:30pm The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Marco Merlina 25 19 November 2020 Gillingham
Inquest10 March 20211pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneWilliam Shrimpton8025 January 2021Gillingham
Inquest15 to 19 March 202110amShepway Centre, Oxford RoadPeter Reeves3717 January 2017Isle of Sheppey
Pre inquest review15 March 20213:30pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneCaden Stewart1627 June 2019Kings College Hospital
Inquest 16 March 2021 10am County Hall Jennifer Kenward 37 12 January 2019 Millbrook, Bedfordshire
Inquest16 March 202110amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstonePatricia Selby735  December 2019Sheerness
Inquest17 March 202110amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneMoira Stevens7621 April 2020West Malling
Inquest19 March 202110:30amCounty Hall, MaidstoneJo-Anna Spencer4515 September 2020Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest 22 March 2021 10am The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Barbara Court 77 21 November 2020 Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest23 March 202110amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneHelen Williams6119 February  2021Aylesford
Inquest 22 to 26 March 2021 10am Shepway Centre, Oxford Road, Maidstone Jason Callaghan 47 13 February 2020 Rochester
Inquest23 March 202111amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneMaurice Fleet928 November 2020Aylesford
Inquest23 March 202112pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneVivien Blaker7329 January 2021Rochester
Inquest23 March 20212pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneThi Nguyen421 January 2021Harrietsham
Inquest24 February 20212pmCounty Hall, MaidstonePeter Slater658 February 2021Gillingham
Inquest24 March 20213pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneArthur Weller929 December 2020Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest26 March 202110amShepway Centre, Oxford RoadHeather Rood6228 February 2020Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest 29 March 2021 2pm The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Daniel Williams 58 11 December 2020 Maidstone
Inquest 30 March 2021 10am The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Scott Jenkins 26 11 November 2020 Gillingham
Inquest 30 March 2021 2pm The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Lucy McDermott 56 16 August 2020 Maidstone
Inquest 31 March 2021 10am The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Miranda Fuchs 52 28 September 2018 Rochester
Inquest31 March 20212pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneJoan Webling956 January
2021
Aylesford
Inquest31 March 20212:30pmShepway Centre, Oxford RoadJames Clark307 January 2021Rochester
Inquest31 March 20213pmShepway Centre, Oxford RoadElizabeth Kiell9831 December 2020Gillingham
Inquest31 March 20213.30pmShepway Centre, Oxford RoadBrian Beech814 January 2021Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest 1 April 2021 10am County Hall, Maidstone Wesley Deeks 42 10 August 2020 Medway Maritime Hospital
Pre inquest review 1 April 2021 2pm County Hall, Maidstone Ashok Attra 74 11 December 2019 Winchester Nursing Home, Wouldham
Inquest1 April 20212:30pmShepway Centre, Oxford RoadJoseph Absalom902 December 2020Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest6 April 202110amCounty Hall, MaidstoneMichael Chambers644 September 2020Gillingham
Inquest6 April 202110amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneAarron Derby314 January 2021Gillingham
Inquest7 April 202110amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneJune Byatt8812 January 2021Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest 8 to 9 April 2021 10am County Hall, Maidstone Malakai Conway 14 3 July 2020 Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest9 April 202112pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneJohn Woolf721 January 2021Rochester
Inquest9 April 20212pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneJoan Hall8218 December 2020Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest9 April 20213:30pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneDavid Heasman6323 December 2020Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest 12 April 2021 10am County Hall, Maidstone Omolara Soremekun 89 1 February 2020 Gillingham
Inquest 13 April 2021 10am County Hall, Maidstone Michael Moore 40 28 August 2020 Maidstone
Inquest13 April 202110amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneEileen Farahar9523 January 2021Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest 13 April 2021 2pm County Hall, Maidstone Danny Downes 40 3 September 2020 Chatham
Inquest15 April 202111amCounty Hall, MaidstoneLewis Cara269 December 2020Chatham
Inquest15 April 20211:30pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneChristina Raeburn712 October 2020Maidstone
Inquest 16 April 2021 10am County Hall, Maidstone Terence Talbot 58 9 April 2020 Maidstone Hospital
Pre inquest review16 April 202112pmShepway Centre, Oxford RoadChristian Hinkley3329 July 2019Eastchurch
Inquest16 April 202113:30pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneDerek Russell9028 January 2021Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest19 April 202110amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneDavid Clark9012 January 2021Maidstone Hospital
Inquest 19 to 23 April 2021 10am Shepway Centre, Oxford Road Petrut Cristea 26 4 June 2020 Maidstone Hospital
Pre Inquest review         20 April 2021 10:30am County Hall, Maidstone Khalialur Rahman 64 31 October 2020 Eastchurch
Inquest 26 to 30 April 2021 10:30am Shepway Centre, Oxford Road Daniel Boxall 37 22 May 2020 Sheerness
Inquest26 April 202112pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneVictor Weston7514 January 2021Maidstone Hospital
Inquest26 April 20212pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneArif Agaoglu3419 January 2021Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest26 April 20213pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneNorman Martin7418 January 2021Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest 27 April 2021 10am The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Timothy Webster 56 20 June 2020 Rochester
Inquest 27 April 2021 2:30pm The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Danny North 45 9 November 2020 Chatham
Inquest 10 to 19 May 2021 10am Shepway Centre, Oxford Road James Devenny 34 2 September 2019 Sheerness
Inquest4 May 202110amCounty Hall, MaidstoneOliver Waller1812 January 2021Kings College Hospital
Inquest4 May 20212pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneGrant Maloney5521 January 2021Kings College Hospital
Inquest4 May 20212:30pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneAndrea Gulsen425 February 2021Maidstone
Inquest7 May 202110amCounty Hall, MaidstoneAshok Attra7411 December 19Winchester Nursing Home, Wouldham
Inquest 11 May 2021 10am The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Lucy Shaw 92 11 May 2020 Rainham
Inquest11 May 202110amThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Christopher Pack6926 January 2021Tunbridge Wells Hospital
Inquest 11 May 2021 2pm The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Ann Caveney 73 19 November 2020 Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest11 May 20213.30pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstonePauline Watkins6801 October 2020Gillingham
Inquest17 May 20212pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneMarguerita Wicks8217 December 2020Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest 19 May 2021 10:30am The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Siva Mathiyalakan 49 3 November 2020 Sheerness
Inquest 25 May 2021 10am County Hall, Maidstone John Penfold 89 30 November 2020 Eastchurch
Inquest 24 to 26 May 2021 10am The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Ellis Murphy-Richards 15 30 September 2020 Sheerness
Inquest25 May 20211pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneJohn Cowdrey8321 December 2020Gillingham
Inquest4 June 20213:30pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneDennis Holness8914 February 2021Sheerness
Inquest8 June 202110amCounty Hall, MaidstonePeter Durling7519 December 2020Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest8 June 20212pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneMark Williams5328 January 2021Chatham
Inquest 22 June 2021 10am The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Vincent Harvey 62 15 December 2020 Eastchurch
Inquest22 June 202112pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneRichard Engley6127 December 2020Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest21 June 20211:30pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneBrian Gilberthorpe753 January 2021Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest22 June 202110amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneYvonne Atkinson8212 February 2021Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest22 June 20212pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneJohn Brundle4822 January 2021Sheerness
Inquest6 July 202110amCounty Hall, MaidstonePhillip Moorcroft758 January 2021Maidstone Hospital
Inquest26 July 202110amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneLee Patterson409 January 2021Weavering
Inquest12 August 202110:30amCounty Hall, MaidstoneMelton Hamilton7131 December 2020Sheerness
Inquest16 August 202110amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneMartin Brown5514 February 2021Sheerness
Inquest4 to  22 October 202110amShepway Centre, Oxford RoadChristian Hinkley3329 July 2019Eastchurch