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.

TypeDateTimePlace of inquestNameAge Date of death Place of death
Inquest2 December 202010:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneRoger Cadwallader685 May 2020Maidstone
Inquest2 December 20202pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneTeresa Bullock7813 January 2020Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest4 December 20202pmShepway Centre, Oxford Road, MaidstoneNeil Barnett7925 August 2020Medway Maritime Hospital
Pre inquest review8 December 202011:30am County Hall, MaidstoneMiranda Fuchs5228 September 2018Rochester
Pre inquest review8 December 20203pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneTerence Ronald Talbot589 April 2020Maidstone Hospital
Inquest8 December 202010:30amCounty Hall, MaidstoneJo-Anna Spencer4515 September 2020Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest8 December 20204pm County Hall, MaidstoneJonathan Kinch4915 September 2020Maidstone
Inquest9 December 202010:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneBrenda Sanders6914 September 2020Maidstone Hospital
Inquest9 December 202011amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneJames Fox827 November 2020Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest9 December 202011:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstonePaul Hooker3121 September 2020Maidstone
Inquest9 December 20202:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneMargaret Haymes8215 November 2020Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest9 December 20203pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneLisa Hocking5316 July 2020Chatham
Inquest10 December 20204pmShepway Centre, Oxford Road, MaidstoneDavid Firth4113 September 2020Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest11 December 202010amShepway Centre, Oxford Road, MaidstoneJanette Anderson7628 May 2020Rochester
Inquest11 December 20201:30pmShepway Centre, Oxford Road, MaidstoneOmolara Soremekun891 February 2020Gillingham
Inquest14 December 202010amThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Ivy Squires9324 October 2020Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest14 to 16 December 202010amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneNancy Sargent6 months1 November 2018Darent Valley Hospital
Inquest14 December 202011:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneElizabeth Gladwell8523 October 2020Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest14 December 20201:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneMargaret Lynch8617 October 2020Chatham
Inquest14 December 20202pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneJean Daphne Scown9023 October 2020Maidstone Hospital
Inquest14 December 20202:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneAnthony Brown6124 June 2020Chatham
Inquest14 December 20203pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneJune Barnard793 November 2020Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest14 December 20203:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneCarole Watson779 November 2020Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest15 December 202010amCounty Hall, MaidstoneJamie Johnson2022 September 2020Chatham
Inquest15 December 202010amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneMarcus Colman4823 July 2020Maidstone
Inquest15 December 202011amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneCharles Grant8815 June 2020Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest15 December 202011:30amCounty Hall, MaidstoneBogdan Nicolae Chinchisan2223 September 2020Chatham
Inquest15 December 202012:30pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneJack Bourner236 September 2020Rochester
Inquest15 December 20201pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneGladys Gardner9122 September 2020Maidstone
Inquest15 December 20202:30pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneWilliam Hughes7211 April 2020Maidstone
Inquest15 December 20202:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneSteven Monks649 June 2020Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest15 December 20203pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneBarbara Taylor894 November 2020Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest15 December 20203:30pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneMelanie Trigg503 November 2020Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest15 December 20203:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstonePaul Folley497 August 2020Chatham
Inquest16 December 202010amThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Anthony Crawford813 June 2020Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest16 December 202010:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneMargaret McAllister7410 November 2020Gillingham
Inquest16 December 20202pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneGlenn Barlow6421 June 2020Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest16 December 20202:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneBarrett Manning9114 November 2020Maidstone Hospital
Inquest16 December 20203:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneIvy Mayne8713 November 2020Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest17 to 18 December 202010amCounty Hall, MaidstoneNancy Sargent6 months1 November 2018Darent Valley Hospital
Inquest18 December 202012pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneHenry Pettley9015 November 2020Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest18 December 20201:30pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneSheila Souleiman8411 November 2020Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest18 December 20202pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneDaniel Streeter3923 September 2020Gillingham
Inquest6 January 202110amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneLaurence Mills546 September 2020Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest11 January 202110:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneJohn Hewlett7119 October 2020Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest12 January 202110amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneDarren Ravate5112 August 2020Chatham
Inquest12 January 202110:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstonePetrut Cristea264 June 2020Maidstone Hospital
Inquest12 January 202112:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneCraig Lawrence5130 August 2020Maidstone
Inquest18 January 202110:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneEdna Taylor8923 October 2020Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest19 January 202110amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneJacob Endean2118 July 2020Sheerness
Inquest19 January 202110:30amCounty Hall, MaidstoneIrene Donovan8617 October 2020Medway Maritime Hospital
Pre inquest review19 January 202110:30amShepway Centre, Oxford Road, MaidstoneJason Callaghan4713 February 2020Rochester
Pre inquest review19 January 202112pmShepway Centre, Oxford Road, MaidstoneJennifer Kenward3712 January 2019Millbrook, Bedfordshire
Inquest19 January 20212pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneAudrey Warman8813 October 2020Maidstone Hospital
Inquest19 January 20212pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneJacqueline Hadlow7623 May 2020Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest20 January 202110:30amCounty Hall, MaidstoneKrysztof Szlachetka5811 October 2020Sheerness
Inquest20 January 202111:30amCounty Hall, MaidstoneEdward Foster8614 October 2020Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest21 to 22 January 202110:30amCounty Hall, MaidstoneBetty Tadman863 November 2018Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest25 January 202110amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneCharles Riseborough8718 October 2020Chatham
Inquest25 January 20212pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneKeith Tyler6018 October 2020Gillingham
Inquest26 to 27 January 202110amLocation to be confirmedAmanda Harber5024 February 2020St Thomas' Hospital
Inquest26 January 202110:30amCounty Hall, MaidstoneGregory Hunt2924 October 2020Maidstone
Inquest26 January 20212pm County Hall, MaidstoneDavid McGuirk4924 April 2020Gillingham
Inquest28 January 202110:30amCounty Hall, MaidstoneJean Mason891 November 2020Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest28 January 20211:30pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneJohn Deadman8629 October 2020Rochester
Inquest28 January 20212:30pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneAndrew Cartwright524 November 2020Sheerness
Inquest1 to 2 February 202110amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneMay Annie Elizabeth Crowhurst9017 August 2019Maidstone
Inquest1 February 20212pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneWojciech Misterka5114 October 2020Chatham
Inquest1 February 20213pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneRobert Eccles711 November 2020Maidstone Hospital
Inquest2 February 20211:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneEllis Murphy-Richards1530 September 2020Sheerness
Inquest2 February 20212pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneAnthony Ferguson7410 November 2020Maidstone
Inquest2 February 20214pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneEllie Paine164 November 2020Kings College Hospital
Inquest9 February 202110:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneRoy Floyde-Sands784 October 2020Maidstone Hospital
Inquest9 February 20211:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Dorothy Pearce913 November 2020Tovil, Maidstone
Inquest10 to 11 February 202110:30amCounty Hall, MaidstoneBenjamin Ambrose153 May 2020Chatham
Inquest10 February 20213:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneLeonard Sheldon6531 October 2020Chatham
Inquest12 February 20213pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneRuth Gee5312 November 2020Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest15 February 202110:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneHorace Nix8815 June 2019Sheerness
Inquest18 February 202110amLocation to be confirmedScott Linsdell301 March 2020Chatham
Inquest18 February 20212pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneWesley Ashwood218 November 2019Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest19 February 202110amCounty Hall, MaidstoneChristina Moyles9229 June 2020Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest23 February 202110:30amCounty Hall, MaidstonePeter Castle8629 September 2020Maidstone Hospital
Inquest23 February 202112pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneCatherine Simmonds896 October 2020Rochester
Inquest26 February 202112:30pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneDianna Louise Reipond5612 October 2020Kings College Hospital
Inquest2 March 202110:30amCounty Hall, MaidstoneMoira Stevens7621 April 2020West Malling
Inquest2 March 20212:30pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneMark Green659 November 2020Sittingbourne
Inquest10 March 20212:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneMarco Merlina2519 November 2020Gillingham
Inquest16 March 202110amCounty HallJennifer Kenward3712 January 2019Millbrook, Bedfordshire
Inquest22 to 26 March 202110amShepway Centre, Oxford Road, MaidstoneJason Callaghan4713 February 2020Rochester
Inquest30 March 202110amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneScott Jenkins2611 November 2020Gillingham
Inquest30 March 20212pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneLucy McDermott5616 August 2020Maidstone
Inquest1 April 202110amCounty Hall, MaidstoneWesley Deeks4210 August 2020Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest13 April 202010amCounty Hall, MaidstoneMichael Moore4028 August 2020Maidstone
Inquest13 April 20202pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneDanny Downes403 September 2020Chatham
Inquest20 April 202110:30amCounty Hall, MaidstoneKhalialur Rahman6431 October 2020Eastchurch
Inquest19 May 202110:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneSiva Mathiyalakan493 November 2020Sheerness