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
Pre Inquest Review18 June 202110amCounty Hall, MaidstoneKhalialur Rahman 6431 October 2020 Sheerness
Inquest 18 June 202112pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneVictor Weston7514 January 2021Maidstone Hospital
Inquest18 June 20212pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneMargaret Hardy7426 March 2021Gillingham
Inquest21 June 202110amThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Catherine Hatcher792 March 2021Sittingbourne
Inquest21 June 20211:30pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneBrian Gilberthorpe753 January 2021Medway Maritime Hospital
Pre Inquest Review 22 June 2021 10am The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Vincent Harvey 62 15 December 2020 Eastchurch
Inquest22 June 202110amCounty Hall, MaidstoneRonald Phillips865 April 2021Sittingbourne
Inquest22 June 202111:30amCounty Hall, MaidstoneRichard Engley6126 December 2020Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest22 June 20211pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneTammy Dickie3928 March 2020Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest22 June 202110amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneYvonne Atkinson8212 February 2021Medway Maritime Hospital
Pre inquest review22 June 20212pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneJohn Brundle4922 January 2021Eastchurch
Inquest22 June 20213:30pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneArthur Roach8025 May 2021West Malling
Inquest23 June 202112pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneDenice Burnett5620 September 2017Cyprus
Inquest23 June 202112:30pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneIan Johnson6419 February 2020Maidstone
Inquest25 June 202110amCounty Hall, MaidstoneJoan Morrish8423 March 2021Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest25 June 20213pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneMark Pryor604 March 2021Maidstone Hospital
Inquest28 June 202110amShepway Centre, Oxford RoadBryan Tuckwell6724 July 2018Eastchurch
Inquest28 June 202110:30amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneTobias Adams392 April 2021Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest5 July 202110amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneWendy Swan8122 February 2021Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest6 July 20212:30pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstonePhillip Moorcroft758 January 2021Maidstone Hospital
Inquest6 July 202110amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneRoy Pell614 March 2021Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest6 July 202110amCounty Hall, MaidstoneMargaret Scott769 March 2021Snodland
Inquest6 July 202110amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneAnita Masters7728 May 2021Gillingham
Inquest6 July 202110:30amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneKeith-Ian Davidson6326 May 2021Sheerness
Inquest6 July 202111:30amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneKathleen Veitch8325 August 2021Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest6 July 202112pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneJohanna Moreland598 March 2021Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest6 July 202112:30pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneJoan Irvine863 June 2021Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest6 July 20212pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneLilian Watling9131 May 2021Rochester
Inquest6 July 20213pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneSally Vaughan7918 February 2021Gillingham
Inquest7 July 202110amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneSylvia Caney855 April 2021Maidstone Hospital
Inquest7 July 202110amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstonePeter Green7023 October 2020Maidstone Hospital
Inquest7 July 20212pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneShaina Marston282 March 2021Maidstone
Inquest8 July 202110am County Hall, MaidstonePeter Green7023 October 2020Maidstone Hospital
Inquest8 July 202110amCounty Hall, MaidstoneManohari Peries8430 November 2020Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest8 July 20211:30pmCounty Hall, MaidstonePaul Tucker5712 November 2020Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest9 July 202110amCounty Hall, MaidstoneJune Bastable7122 March 2021Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest9 July 202110amCounty Hall, MaidstoneRaymond Cracknell672 May  2021Lower Halstow
Inquest9 July 202111amCounty Hall, MaidstoneEdwin Haynes   8521 April  2021Maidstone
Inquest9 July 202111:30amCounty Hall, MaidstoneRobert King446 November 2020Sheerness
Inquest9 July 20212pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneKenneth Howard7128 April  2021Maidstone Hospital
Inquest16 July 202111:30amCounty Hall, MaidstoneEthel Cripps899 August 2020Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest19 to 20 July 202110amCounty Hall, MaidstoneKai Isama1 Day18 January 2021Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest20 July 202110amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstonePatricia Goodman9018 February 2021Tunbridge Wells Hospital
Inquest20 July 20212pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneTerry Raymond418 February 2021Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest21 to 22 July 202110amCounty Hall, MaidstoneAshok Attra7411 December 2019Wouldham
Inquest23 July 202110amCounty Hall, MaidstoneLee Patterson409 January 2021Weavering
Inquest29 July 202110:30amCounty Hall, MaidstoneAllan Cooper6410 June 2021Sittingbourne
Inquest29 July 202111amCounty Hall, MaidstoneRichard Newble742 January 2021Chatham
Inquest30 July 202110amCounty Hall, MaidstoneAlicia Havelock De Waele354 March 2021Maidstone
Inquest30 July 202111amCounty Hall, MaidstoneJohn McDonagh2527 March 2021Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest3 August 202110amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneHarvey Gill3520 October 2020Chatham
Inquest3 August 20212pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneHannalore Hill9214 April 2021Maidstone Hospital
Inquest5 to 6 August 202110amCounty Hall, MaidstoneHelene Elsey6621 December 2020Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest12 August 202110:30amCounty Hall, MaidstoneMelton Hamilton7131 December 2020Sheerness
Inquest13 August 202110amCounty Hall, MaidstoneJean Clarke829 May 2021Maidstone Hospital
Inquest13 August 202110amCounty Hall, MaidstoneChristopher Clark373 June 2021Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest13 August 202111amCounty Hall, MaidstoneMark Neighbour3712 May 2021Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest13 August 20212pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneIp Yau7915 May 2021Gillingham
Inquest14 August 20211pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneKeith Baker836 May 2021Maidstone Hospital
Inquest16 to 27 August 202110amShepway Centre, Oxford Road, MaidstoneLee Thrumble2618 April 2018Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest16 August 202110amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneMartin Brown5514 February 2021Sheerness
Inquest16 August 20211:30pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneEmma Pring2920 April 2021Weavering
Inquest17 August 202110amCounty Hall, MaidstoneJohn Constable719 May 2021Weavering
Inquest17 August 202112pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneRobert Mara7127 May 2021Maidstone
Inquest17 August 20212pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneRaymond Davies8715 November 2020Rochester
Inquest17 August 20212pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneMarina Spasjonoba3424 May 2021Maidstone
Inquest18 August 202110amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneJohn Brown835 December 2020Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest23 August 202111amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneMollie Giles9728 May 2021Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest23 August 202112pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneMatthew Reeves477 June 2021Rochester
Inquest24 August 202110amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstonePatrick Palmer6826 May 2021Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest30 August 20212pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstonePamela Kennedy5920 February 2021Chatham
Inquest31 August 202110amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneBoyd North5314 April 2021Sittingbourne
Inquest3 September 202110amCounty Hall, MaidstoneJohn Seath831 June 2021Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest3 September 202111:30amCounty Hall, MaidstonePaul Ansell339 June 2021Gillingham
Inquest7 September 202110amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneKristina Bevan593 June 2021Maidstone
Inquest9 September 202110amCounty Hall, MaidstoneStephen Turner695 January 2021Maidstone
Pre inquest review13 September 20219:30amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneRobert Dewey512 May 2021Eastchurch
Inquest13 September 202112pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneKathryn Millard5613 May 2021Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest13 September 20212pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneKathleen Andrews819 May 2021Maidstone Hospital
Inquest13 September 20212pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneRyan Rudden2612 May 2021Sittingbourne
Inquest14 September 202110amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneMarco Del Becaro525 May 2021Sheerness
Inquest14 September 202110amCounty Hall, MaidstoneFrank Smith7930 April 2021Maidstone Hospital
Inquest14 September 20212pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneJane Karaman611 June 2021Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest20 to 22 September 202110amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneTerence Talbot589 April 2020Maidstone Hospital
Inquest23 September10amCounty Hall, MaidstoneTerence Talbot589 April 2020Maidstone Hospital
Inquest24 September 202110amCounty Hall, MaidstoneMary Mallon7828 May 2021Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest28 September 202110amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneElaine Priestley9012 December 2020Staplehurst
Inquest29 September to 1 October 202110amShepway Centre, Oxford Road, MaidstoneDaniel Williams5811 December 2020Maidstone
Inquest4 to 22 October 202110amShepway Centre, Oxford Road, MaidstoneChristian Hinkley3329 July 2019Eastchurch
Inquest4 October 202110amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneMark Raymond5922 March 2021Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest12 October 202110amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneRichard Buchanan579 May 2021Headcorn
Inquest26 October 202110amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneSiva Mathiyalakan493 November 2020Sheerness
Inquest8 November 202110amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneKevin Jones6022 March 2021Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest12 November 202110amCounty Hall, MaidstoneDenise Tassell5519 September 2019Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest23 November 202110amCounty Hall, MaidstoneJohn Henderson5427 May 2021Rochester