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
Inquest10 December 201810:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneRaymond Hillyard7116 October 2018Medway Maritime Hospital
Pre inquest review 10 December 2018 11am The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Michael Morgan 71 12 January 2018 Maidstone Hospital
Inquest10 December 20182pmThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Barry Dodd7131 July 2018Gravesend
Inquest11 December 201810amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstonePeter Gillard5518 August 2018Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest11 December 201811amThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Una Davies9027 May 2018Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest11 December 20183pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneJonathan Lapping3716 September 2018Gillingham
Inquest12 December 201810amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstonePatricia Dalton7420 April 2018Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest12 December 20181:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneIvy Croneen981 December 2018Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest12 December 20182:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneMaurice Mabb8529 November 2018Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest13 December 20182:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneAmanda Duffield4710 June 2018Sheerness
Inquest13 December 20183pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneDennis Smith577 August 2018Rochester
Inquest17 December 201810:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstonePatricia Knight769 October 2018Maidstone Hospital
Inquest17 December 20182pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneMark Reilly542 October 2018Gillingham
Inquest17 December 20183pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneMalcolm Simpson8323 September 2018Staplehurst
Inquest18 December 201810amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneNorma Hysted7121 January 2018Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest18 December 201811amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneErnest Pledge7720 June 2018Minster on Sea
Inquest 7 January 201911:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneYazmina Howard192 October 2018M20, J4-J5
Inquest7 January 201912:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneFaithful Smith4922 August 2018Folkestone
Inquest7 January 20192:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneSean Gable3011 October 2018Densole
Inquest9 January 201911amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneNigel Ryder527 July 2018Strood
Inquest9 January 201912pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneJacqueline O'Sheen575 September 2018Maidstone
Inquest9 January 20192pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneDaphne Glue812 July 2018Gillingham
Inquest10 January 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneJoseph Gibbons3313 September 2018A249
Inquest10 - 11 January 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneGraham Cyril Coker5919 December 2012Maidstone Hospital
Inquest10 January 201911amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneAlina Kleineidam1914 October 2018William Harvey Hospital
Inquest10 January 201912pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneEdwin Cole7213 January 2018Rochester
Inquest14 January 201910amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneThomas Field3010 March 2018Sittingbourne
Inquest14 January 20192pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneHilary O'Connell758 September 2018Chatham
Inquest15 January 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstonePaul Greenwood6019 October 2018Kings College Hospital
Inquest15 January 201912:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneKyle Goodwin2918 October 2018Gillingham
Inquest15 January 20192:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneDelphine Williams7319 October 2018Minster on Sea
Inquest16 January 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneLiam Batten2524 July 2018Maidstone
Pre inquest review17 January 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneRobert Lawson658 September 2018Hawkinge
Inquest17 January 201911:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneRichard Crawford785 October 2018Maidstone Hospital
Inquest21 January 201910amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneMichael Judge3216 March 2017Eastchurch
Inquest21 January 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneFrancis Scott6529 July 2018Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest21 January 20192:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneBetty Tadman863 November 2018Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest22 January 20192pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstonePaul Gevaux5526 November 2018Eastchurch
Inquest23 January 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneHadley Paul Prestage649 September 2017Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest24 January 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneWilliam Chitty414 August 201Snodland
Inquest28 January 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Bryan Tuckwell6724 July 2018Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest28 January 201911amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneJohn Goodings6624 October 2018Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest28 January 20192:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneKaren Sherress6218 October 2018Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest29 January 20193pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneKathleen Warner948 November 2018Gillingham
Inquest30 January 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneSandra Reynolds4028 October 2018Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest30 January 201912pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneAlan Johnson8321 October 2018Gillingham
Inquest30 January 20191:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneStacey Dadson4719 August 2018Gillingham
Inquest31 January 201911:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneJamie Phillips2525 August 2018Sittingbourne
Pre inquest review31 January 20192pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneNigel Richardson6410 September 2018Kings College Hospital
Inquest4 February 20192pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneIan Sage461 November 2018Maidstone
Inquest7 February 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneJames Keyes5117 August 2018Maidstone Hospital
Pre inquest review13 February 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneAleksandras Zuravliovas303 June 2017Isle of Sheppey
Inquest18 February 201911amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneStephen Hamer4717 August 2018Chatham
Inquest18 February 20192:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneHenry Mannerings9022 October 2018Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest19 February 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneVaughan Gilbey6227 November 2018Rochester
Inquest19 February 201911amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneDorothy Newlove8228 November 2018Sittingbourne
Inquest25 February 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneGlenda Pentz4818 February 2018Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest11 March 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneGeorgia Mann1526 October 2018Kings College Hospital
Inquest18 - 22 March 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneAleksandras Zuravliovas303 June 2017Isle of Sheppey