Investigations and inquests in Mid Kent and Medway

This area covers the district council areas of Maidstone, Medway, Tonbridge & Malling (part), Swale (part).

Senior Coroner

Patricia Harding

Coroner's Officers

(Calls reporting a new death or relating to a current case.)

Telephone: 03000 41 05 02
Email: KentandMedwayCoroners@kent.gov.uk
Address: Coroner Service Team, Cantium House, Sandling Road, Maidstone, ME14 1XD
Office hours:  Monday to Friday, 9am - 5pm

General enquiries

(General enquiries not related to an ongoing case or about a concluded case or related to treasure.)

Telephone: 03000 41 05 03
Email: KentandMedwayAdmin@kent.gov.uk
Address: Coroner Service Team, Cantium House, Sandling Road, Maidstone, ME14 1XD
Office hours:  Monday to Friday, 9am - 5pm

Inquests for this area are normally held at Archbishops Palace, Maidstone unless stated otherwise.

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.

TypeDateTimePlaceNameAge Date of death Place of death
Inquest18 September 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneCarol Pickup418 May 2019Maidstone
Inquest23 September 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneDavid Hardy7531 March 2019Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest24 September 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneAlison Palmer6314 March 2019Maidstone Hospital
Inquest25 September 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneAiden Galvin2325 May 2019Blue Bell Hill, Maidstone
Inquest25 September 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneCyrelle Zimmermann4830 September 2018Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest26 September 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneEileen Ball862 November 2017Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest30 September 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneTimothy Keast4018 June 2019Gillingham
Inquest30 September 20192pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneJack Howe1921 June 2019Greece
Inquest1 October 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneCaden Stewart1627 June 2019King's College Hospital
Inquest1 October 201911:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneNigel Nolan561 July 2019The Wisdom Hospice
Inquest1 October 201912:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstonePamela Bourton8914 July 2019Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest1 October 20192pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneJohn Duffy763 July 2019Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest2 to 3 October 201910amOakwood House, MaidstoneHarry Cannock8427 January 2019Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest2 October 20192pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstonePeggy Dawkins8518 April 2019Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest3 October 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneBarry Bodiam7514 July 2019Queenborough
Inquest3 October 201911amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneConnor Mackay2215 July 2019Sheerness
Inquest3 October 20191:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneBarbara Godfrey7611 July 2019Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest3 October 20192pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneJohn Hatherly7018 July 2019Aylesford
Inquest7 to 10 October 201910amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneAlbert Lilleycrop3 days16 July 2018Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest7 October 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneSammy Draper4315 July 2019Maidstone
Inquest8 October 20192:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneCharles Foreshew768 May 2019Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest9 October 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneJames Edwards7028 June 2019Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest9 October 201911:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneBrian Port7630 June 2019Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest9 October 201912:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneRebecca Goodale268 May 2019Maidstone
Inquest9 October 20192pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneDaniel Waite433 July 2019Hollingbourne
Inquest14 October 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneDennis Whitehead863 July 2019Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest14 October 201911:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneWendy Laffan5916 March 2019Maidstone
Inquest14 October 20191:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneNikola Georgievunknown16 May 2019Maidstone
Inquest14 October 20193:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstoneunknown maleunknown15 May 2019Maidstone
Inquest15 October 2021910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneJonathan Gore4820 May 2019Denmark
Inquest15 October 2021911amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneSylvia Brown863 July 2019Heart of Kent Hospice
Inquest15 October 201912pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneBailey Baker-Woodrow1 month8 June 2019Sittingbourne
Inquest15 October 201912:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneAlan May8017 July 2019Ashford
Inquest16 October 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneMargaret Cook8428 March 2018Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest16 October 201911amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneVera Schaffer834 September 2019Sittingbourne
Inquest17 October 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneJohn Ambrose758 May 2019Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest17 October 20192pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneChristopher Swanson5225 February 2019Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest17 October 20193pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstonePeter Hewson6524 March 2019Maidstone
Inquest21 October 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneAnn Everett775 July 2019Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest23 October 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Phillippa Vickers7626 April 2019Maidstone Hospital
Inquest23 October 201912pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneDavid Betts646 April 2019Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest24 October 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneCarole Wedge8126 November 2018Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest24 October 201912pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneChristopher Hope7526 April 2019Aylesford
Inquest28 to 29 October 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneMichael O'Connell5910 July 2018Marden
Inquest30 October 20192pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneJean Webb882 August 2019Maidstone Hospital
Inquest31 October 201910amSessions House, MaidstoneFrederick Hoyle9231 August 2017Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest31 October 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneChristopher Smith634 March 2019Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest4 November 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneNorrie Hyde509 July 2019Rochester
Inquest4 November 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneColin Caney8925 July 2019Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest4 November 201911:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneSidney Burch8715 August 2019Chatham
Inquest4 November 20191pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneSteve Liddle4612 March 2019Maidstone
Inquest4 November 20191pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneSheila Mannering8410 August 2019Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest4 November 20192pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneBenjamin White3911 July 2019Spain
Inquest6 November 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneNellie Gilham9423 July 2019Chatham
Inquest6 November 201911:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneSharon Moxham556 August 2019Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest6 November 201912:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneMaureen Wheeler842 August 2019Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest6 November 20193pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneJalisa Forsyth228 June 2019Maidstone
Pre inquest review11 November 201911:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneChristian Hinkley3329 July 2019Eastchurch
Inquest11 November 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneRichard Avron-Cotton3412 June 2018Sittingbourne
Inquest11 November 20192pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneRichard Abrahams7129 August 2019Maidstone
Inquest12 to 20 November 201910amThe Guildhall, SandwichBenjamin Johnson441 February 2018M2 Coast Bound
Inquest12 November 201911:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstonePaul Verhaeren5420 August 2019Chatham
Inquest12 November 201912pmThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Richard Cunningham5422 August 2019Wrotham
Inquest12 November 20192pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneMatilda Banks8717 August 2019Wisdom Hospice
Inquest14 November 201910:30amCounty Hall, MaidstoneMargaret Taylor867 November 2018Rochester
Inquet26 November 201911amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneStuart McNeill3225 August 2019Gillingham
Inquest26 November 201912pmThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Jill Wood6426 August 2019Sittingbourne
Inquest26 November 20192pmThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Marie Bennett8422 August 2019Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest27 November 201911amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneIrene Baker9516 August 2019Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest27 November 201912pmThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Eileen Sandwell7425 August 2019Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest27 November 20192:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneHelen Esgrove6931 August 2019Newington
Inquest27 November 20193pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneDesmond Bailey8927 May 2019Maidstone Hospital
Inquest28 November 201911:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneKatherine Hogan9231 August 2019Maidstone Hospital
Inquest2  to 6 December 201910amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneHenry Lovell2514 July 2019Chatham
Inquest2 December 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneCatherine Ashley3819 February 2019Rochester
Inquest2 December 20192:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneRobert King9111 September 2019William Harvey Hospital
Inquest2 December 20193:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneRaymond Austin732 September 2019Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest3 December 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneDavid Stewart708 September 2019Maidstone
Inquest9 December 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneHorace Nix8815 June 2019Sheerness
Inquest9 December 201911:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneGwendoline Honeybun6525 August 2019Sheerness
Inquest10 December 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneGraham Lloyd704 September 2019Maidstone Hospital
Inquest12 December 201910amThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Ethel Harris9519 May 2019Wigmore
Inquest16 to 17 December 201910amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneRonald Bartholomew7020 December 2018Medway Maritime Hospital