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
Inquest11 August 202010amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneRhondda Millen738 April 2020Heart of Kent Hospice
Inquest11 August 202012pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneDakota Webb2220 April 2020Cliffe
Inquest11 August 20202:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneSajjan Singh9630 July 2020Chatham
Inquest12 August 202010amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneChristopher Wright545 January 2020East Sussex
Inquest12 August 20202pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneCaroline Jeary5828 January 2020Maidstone Hospital
Inquest13 August 20204pm County Hall, MaidstoneGillian Smith5717 April 2020Sittingbourne
Pre inquest review14 August 202010amCounty Hall, MaidstoneTessa Sweeney8129 July 2018Medway Maritime Hospital
Pre inquest review14 August 20201:30pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneNancy Sargent6 months1 November 2018Darenth Valley Hospital
Pre inquest review14 August 20203pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneGemma Hutchins3218 April 2018Maidstone Hospital
Inquest17 August 202011amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneRoy Wickenden9027 March 2020Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest17 August 20203pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneReginald Miler9118 July 2020Wisdom Hospice
Pre inquest review18 August 202011amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneAmanda Harber5024 February 2020St Thomas' Hospital
Inquest18 August 20202pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneRalph Stears765 June 2020Gillingham
Inquest18 August 20202pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneStuart Garner3615 February 2020Chatham
Inquest19 August 202010amCounty Hall, MaidstoneAlbert Hinton8731 October 2019Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest19 August 202010amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneJohn Edwards7521 May 2020Maidstone Hospital
Inquest19 August 202012pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneJanette Anderson7628 May 2020Rochester
Inquest19 August 20202pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneGeoffrey Marriott785 June 2020Sittingbourne
Inquest20 August 20203:30pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneGeorge James7628 July 2020Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest21 August 202010am County Hall, MaidstoneRosanne Corben7829 December 2019Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest25 August 20209:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneRonald Higgs8323 April 2020Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest25 August 2020 2pm County Hall, MaidstonePaul Knight5510 April 2019Maidstone Hospital
Inquest25 August 20203pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneNatalie Howard4631 December 2019Chatham
Inquest26 August 20202:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneJune Dane5426 May 2020Medway Maritime Hospital
Pre inquest review27 August 20209:30amCounty Hall, MaidstoneChristian Hinkley3329 July 2019 Isle of Sheppey
Inquest28 August 202010am County Hall, MaidstoneDavid Stewart708 September 2019Maidstone
Inquest1 September 202012:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneRobert Quinnell8521 March 2020Maidstone Hospital
Pre inquest review1 September 20202pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneJames Devenny342 September 2020Sheerness
Inquest1 September 20204pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneIrene Rogers951 June 2020Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest 2 September 202010am County Hall, MaidstoneKayleigh Millen1931 January 2018Gillingham
Inquest2 September 202011:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneCarl Bell4912 June 2020Maidstone Hospital
Inquest3 September 202010:30amCounty Hall, MaidstoneNigel Nolan561 July 2019Rochester
Inquest4 September 202010:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneGary Stapley466 June 2020Rochester
Inquest4 September 20202pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneValerie Sims785 June 2020Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest7 September 202010:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneBen Dance3914 June 2020Kings Hill
Inquest7 September 202012pmThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Gloria Bond8522 June 2020Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest7 September 202012:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneAlexander Stokes7314 June 2020Rochester
Inquest7 September 20202pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneTeresa Bullock7813 January 2020Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest8 September 202010amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneBarry White7116 June 2019Kings College Hospital
Inquest8 September 202012:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneArthur Dowden8427 December 2019Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest8 September 20203pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneJean Owen8222 December 2019Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest9 September 20201pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneChristine Moyles9229 June 2020Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest11 September 202010:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneNilma Quinnell3423 June 2020Rochester
Inquest11 September 20201:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneSam Griffiths2819 June 2020Maidstone
Inquest14 September 202010:30amCounty Hall, MaidstoneGlenn Barlow6421 June 2020Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest14 September 202010:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneAlfred Emery9128 March 2020Maidstone Hospital
Inquest14 September 202011:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneDavid Summers752 April 2020Maidstone Hospital
Inquest15 to 16 September 202010:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Gemma Hutchins3218 April 2018 Maidstone Hospital
Inquest15 September 202010:30am County Hall, MaidstoneWilliam Wakeley8425 June 2020Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest15 September 20201:30pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneMary Gallagher6615 January 2020Gillingham
Inquest17 to 18 September 202010amCounty Hall, MaidstoneRichard Betts2326 June 2018Maidstone Hospital
Pre inquest review18 September 20209:30amCounty Hall, MaidstoneMay Crowhurst9017 August 2019Maidstone
Inquest21 to 22 September 202010:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneTessa Sweeney8129 July 2018Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest21 September 20204pm County Hall, MaidstoneJohn Bates7421 July 2020Rochester
Inquest22 September 202010:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Max Bailey301 October 2019Maidstone
Inquest22 September 20201:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneRodney Blackman786 December 2019Maidstone
Inquest23 September 20204pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneJames Hindle339 July 2020Maidstone
Inquest24 September 202010:30amCounty Hall, MaidstoneDoris Goodridge9322 June 2020Gillingham
Inquest24 September 20203:30pm County Hall, MaidstoneBarrie Howes573 July 2020Kings College Hospital
Inquest25 September 202010amCounty Hall, MaidstoneManuel Martinan2 weeks15 June 2019Chatham
Pre inquest review25 September 202010:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Benjamin Ambrose153 May 2020Chatham
Inquest25 September 20201:30pm County Hall, MaidstoneSara Anderson4728 November 2019Chatham
Inquest25 September 20202pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneHazel Mary Allen8113 July 2020Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest25 September 20203pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneAdam Mcilheron4612 July 2020Chatham
Inquest29 September 20202pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneRoy Willing914 April 2020Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest5 October 202010amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneBrenda Sparling8729 October 2019Maidstone Hospital
Inquest5 October 202010am County Hall, MaidstoneLaurence Mills546 September 2019Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest6 October 202010amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneKathleen Stevens702 May 2020Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest6 October 202010:30amCounty Hall, MaidstoneDaniel Waite433 July 2020Hollingbourne
lInquest6 October 20201:30pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneGarry Beech6223 November 2019Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest6 October 20202pmThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Paul Moorby4024 July 2019Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest7 October 202010:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Luke Jackson912 December 2019Guys & St. Thomas' Hospital
Inquest8 October 20202pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneElliott Holmes1925 June 2020Gravesend
Inquest9 October 202010am County Hall, MaidstoneAhmad Aloush2130 July 2020Gillingham
Inquest12 October 20202:30pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneAndrew Cross3228 July 2020Gillingham
Inquest13 October 202010amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneJason Callaghan4713 February 2020Wisdom Hospice
Inquest13 October 20203:30pm County Hall, MaidstoneLeonard Bathe7428 July 2020Chatham
Inquest15 October 20203pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneBernard Short6519 October 2019Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest16 October 20202pm County Hall, MaidstoneDarin Dimitrov4115 July 2020Rochester
Inquest20 October 202010amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneJames Burwood3916 November 2019East Malling
Inquest22 October 202010am County Hall, MaidstoneJohn Ellis7517 December 2019Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest28 October 202010:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneSamuel Rooks263 July 2020Rochester
Inquest24 November 202010:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneDaniel Boxall3122 May 2020Isle of Sheppey
Inquest12 January 202110:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstonePetrut Cristea264 June 2020Maidstone Hospital