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
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
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 April 201912pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneAmanda Bodkin4617 May 2018Maidstone Hospital
Inquest18 April 201912:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneAngeline Owen7530 March 2019Chatham
Inquest24 April 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneBernard Stebbens899 February 2019Maidstone
Inquest24 April 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneRussell Lane4717 February 2018Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest24 April 201911amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneDoris Douglas912 April 2019Gillingham
Inquest24 April 201911:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Patricia Burchell789 April 2019Maidstone Hospital
Inquest24 April 201912pmThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Doreen Roberts7812 April 2019Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest24 April 20191:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Olive Osborn9825 March 2019Bowercroft Residential Home
Inquest24 April 20192pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneLance Mendham305 January 2019Maidstone
Inquest24 April 20192:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneAlicia Sharpe238 January 2019Gillingham
Inquest25 April 201911:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneKevin Tassell512 September 2018Gillingham
Inquest25 April 20192pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneMaureen Stevenson7828 January 2019Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest29 April 201911:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneKevin Jones6630 January 2019Medway Bridge
Inquest29 April 201912:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Doreen Ashton8630 January 2019Chatham
Inquest29 April 20192pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneRoy Batt6029 January 2019Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest29 April 20193pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneCelia Jesshope7624 February 2019King's College Hospital
Inquest 30 April 2019 10:30am The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Michael O'Connell 59 10 July 2018 Marden
Inquest1 May 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneMichael Oswell7725 January 2019Gillingham
Inquest1 May 20191pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneJulie Mason536 May 2018Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest2 May 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstonePatricia Dalton7420 April 2018Medway Maritime Hospital
Pre inquest review2 May 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneBenjamin Johnson441 February 2018M2 coast bound
Pre inquest review2 May 201912pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneMark Scott4917 March 2018Rochester
Inquest2 May 20191:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneEdwin Gallienne7614 January 2018Eastchurch
Inquest2 May 20192:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneFrederick Butcher8010 May 2018Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest7 May 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneJanice Hart695 December 2018Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest7 May 20191:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Leonard Coster8815 January 2019Medway Maritime Hospital
Pre inquest review7 May 20192:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneDorothy Reddick9111 December 2017Rochester
Inquest7 - 8 May 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneNigel Richardson6410 September 2018King's College Hospital
Inquest8 May 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Chriss Bridger8912 February 2019King's College Hospital
Inquest8 May 201912:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneGeorgia Mann1526 October 2018King's College Hospital
Inquest13 May 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneRuth Gadd6619 January 2019East Church
Inquest13 May 201911amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneEileen Murray7717 January 2019Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest14 May 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneCarole Wedge8126 November 2018Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest15 May 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Jan Polak633 November 2018Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest15 May 201912pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneDaphne Glue812 July 2018Gillingham
Pre inquest review15 May 201912pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneHenry Lovell2514 July 2018Chatham
Inquest16 May 201910amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneFrederick Hoyle9231 August 2017Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest16 May 201911amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneKenneth Williams727 August 2018Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest16 May 20193pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneHarry Brooker2011 December 2018Gillingham
Inquest20 May to 23 May 201910:30amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneJill Bance6015 August 2017Maidstone
Pre inquest review20 May 201912pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneRichard Betts2326 June 2018Maidstone Hospital
Inquest21 May 20191pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneBrian Long5820 November 2018Gillingham
Inquest28 May 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneRonald Bartholomew7020 December 2018Isle of Sheppey
Inquest28 May 201912pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneMichael Ladbrook7313 March 2019Maidstone Hospital
Inquest29 May 20191pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneDaphne Wigley8823 March 2018Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest30 May 201911:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneColin Bird3918 September 2018Rochester
Inquest3 June 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstonePatrick English8222 December 2018Wisdom Hospice
Inquest3 June 201912:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneDavid Howard764 March 2019Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest3 June 20192pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneSally Russell563 March 2019Maidstone
Inquest3 June 20192:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneCavan Hewitt7711 March 2019Wisdom Hospice
Inquest3 June 20193pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneDoris Tandy8820 March 2019Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest3 June 20193pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneJohn Mancini7725 July 2018Maidstone Hospital
Inquest4 June 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneRonald Puttock8419 November 2018Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest4 June 20191:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneSarah Spencer-Hopkins419 September 2018Kings College Hospital
Inquest4 June 20192:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneTina Stone5727 February 2019Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest6 June 201911amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneJohn De Brou7213 February 2019Maidstone Hospital
Inquest10 June 201911:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneYiannoulla Cedrickson8211 March 2019Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest10 June 20192pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneShaun Wright314 November 2018Chatham
Inquest11 June 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneWesley Adyinka3810 February 2019Maidstone
Inquest11 June 201911amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneEric Witherington6213 March 2019Wateringbury
Inquest11 June 201912pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneGary Turnell3613 March 2019Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest12 June 201911amThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone David Dawson3810 February 2019Iwade
Pre inquest review17 June 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneAdris Habb2220 November 2018Isle of Sheppey
Inquest17 June 20192pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstonePeter Mitchinson7229 March 2019Maidstone Hospital
Inquest18 June 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneParwin Quirashi1925 December 2018Maidstone
Inquest18 June 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneGeorge Lee673 July 2018Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest18 June 201911amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneAlison Palmer6314 March 2019Maidstone Hospital
Inquest18 June 20191pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneChristopher Checksfield5426 December 2018Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest19 June 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneLiam McDonagh4621 March 2019Gillingham
Inquest19 June 201911:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneDavid Conroy4231 March 2019Coxheath
Inquest20 June 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Dorothy Macey897 October 2018Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest24 June 201911amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneAndrew Platford5727 March 2019Rochester
Inquest25 June 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneJames Keyes5117 August 2018Maidstone Hospital
Inquest1 July 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneAndrius Stumbra414 March 2019King's College Hospital
Inquest1 July 201911amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneAndrew Jenkins5417 March 2019Maidstone
Inquest1 July 201911:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneBernard Harris891 April 2019Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest2 July 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneYazmina Howard182 October 2018M20
Inquest8 July 201911:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Maurice Oldham808 April 2019Chatham
Inquest22 - 25 July 201910amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstonePeter Reeves3717 January 2017Isle of Sheppey
Inquest12 August 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneDelroy Brown503 March 2019Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest6 August 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneBrenda Salida773 February 2019Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest13 August 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneAlan Wyatt6814 February 2019Gillingham
Inquest2 - 6 September 201910amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneKiera Hodder2011 April 2018Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest9 September 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneChristopher Swanson5225 February 2019Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest23 September 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneDavid Hardy7531 March 2019Medway Maritime Hospital