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)
Email: KentandMedwayCoroners@kent.gov.uk
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)
Email: KentandMedwayAdmin@kent.gov.uk
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.

TypeDateTimePlaceNameAge Date of death Place of death
Inquest2 April 202010:30amCounty Hall, MaidstoneVera French9215 March 2020Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest2 April 202011amCounty Hall, MaidstoneBarbara Hamm9024 March 2020Maidstone
Inquest2 April 202011:30amCounty Hall, MaidstoneBodrun Choudhury7923 March 2020Strood
Inquest2 April 202012pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneNirgunaben Patel8021 March 2020Deal
Inquest2 April 20201pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneVelma Gooch9022 March 2020Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest 2 April 20201:30pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneMaurice Carter8920 March 2020Staplehurst Manor Nursing Home
Inquest2 April 20202pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneAlan Birkil8617 March 2020Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest2 April 20202pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneDamien Felstead464 December 2019Rochester
Inquest 2 April 2020 3pm County Hall, Maidstone Rosalind Farley 80 27 October 2019 Maidstone Hospital
Inquest2 April 20203pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneArthur Higgin8522 March 2020Woodstock Care Home, Sittingbourne
Inquest6 April 202011:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Richard Waple6920 March 2020Maidstone
Inquest6 April 20202:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneLinda Richmond5418 November 2019Maidstone
Inquest 7 April 2020 10:30am The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Kathleen Stevens 70 2 May 2019 Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest 7 April 2020 1:30pm The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Gwendoline Honeybun 65 25 August 2019 Shepway Community Hospital
Inquest 8 April 2020 2pm The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Christopher Noel 40 5 January 2020 Maidstone
Inquest 9 April 2020 2:30pm The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Lesley Scott 60 26 January 2020 Sittingbourne
Inquest 14 April 2020 10am The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Aaron Eldridge 37 6 November 2019 Gillingham
Inquest 14 April 2020 11:30am The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Arthur Dowden 84 27 December 2019 Medway Maritime Hospital
Pre inquest review 15 April 2020 10:30am County Hall, Maidstone Jennifer Kenward 37 12 January 2019 Bedfordshire
Inquest 20 April 2020 10:30am The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Bernard Short 65 19 October 2019 Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest 20 April 2020 2pm The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Robert Oxley 85 11 January 2020 Maidstone Hospital
Inquest 20 April 2020 2:30pm The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Brian Waller 79 17 January 2020 Sheerness
Inquest 21 April 2020 10:30am The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone David Libbeter 40 26 June 2019 Leysdown
Inquest 21 April 2020 11:30am The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Bryan Clyesdale 59 10 January 2020 Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest 21 April 2020 2pm The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Richard Hartle 79 12 January 2020 Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest27 April 20202pmThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Brian Phyall848 November 2019Hempstead
Inquest27 April 20203:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Roy Cornford766 December 2019Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest 28 April 2020 10:30am The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Vera Peake 89 16 January 2020 Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest 28 April 2020 11:30am The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Brandon Knight 20 13 January 2020 Maidstone Hospital
Inquest 28 April 2020 1:30pm The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Alfred Bartlett 92 1 January 2020 Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest 28 April 2020 2pm The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Mary Gallagher 66 15 January 2020 Gillingham
Inquest29 April 202010amThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Geoffrey Remon646 January 2020Rochester
Inquest 29 April 2020 11am The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone David Swinburne 70 13 February 2020 Gillingham
Inquest30 April 20202pmThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Roy Penney8418 December 2019Rochester
Inquest1 May 202010:30amCounty Hall, MaidstoneTeresa Bullock7813 January 2020Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest 4 May 2020 3pm The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Spencer Entwistle 53 8 November 2019 Gillingham
Inquest 5 May 2020 10:30am The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone James Edwards 70 28 June 2019 Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest 5 May 2020 10am The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Lloyd Donovan 36 30 October 2019 Rochester
Inquest 5 May 2020 10:30am The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone David Lewis 59 5 February 2020 Sittingbourne
Inquest 5 May 2020 12pm The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Sophia Scott 60 22 October 2019 Gillingham
Inquest 5 May 2020 3pm The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Gillian Milton 85 25 January 2020 Maidstone Hospital
Inquest 6 May to 7 May 2020 10am The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Michael Field 56 9 October 2019 Broomfield Hospital
Inquest6 May 20203pmThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone David Beynon539 December 2019Chatham
Inquest 11 May 2020 10:30am The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Richard Savage 59 21 November 2019 Gillingham
Inquest 11 May 2020 12:30pm The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Robert McNaughton 41 15 February 2020 Snodland
Inquest 11 May 2020 2:30pm The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Teresa Cassidy 59 20 November 2019 Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest 11 May 2020 3:30pm The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Mary Ann Green 88 30 January 2020 Staplehurst
Inquest 18 May 2020 10:30am The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Hayley Crittenden 31 1 December 2019 West Malling
Inquest 18 May 2020 11:30am The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone John Scott 73 21 February 2020 Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest 19 May 2020 10:30am The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Albert Austin 97 13 December 2019 Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest19 May 202012pmThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone David Morement712 December 2019Maidstone
Inquest19 May 20202:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneScott Linsdell301 March 2020Chatham
Inquest 20 May 2020 10:30am The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Betty Tadman 86 3 November 2018 Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest20 May 202010:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Colin Sayer5113 December 2019Chatham
Inquest 21 May 2020 2pm The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Jason Callaghan 47 12 February 2020 Wisdom Hospice
Inquest 26 May 2020 11:30am The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Joshua French 30 9 December 2019 Halling
Inquest 1 June 2020 10:30am The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Omolara Soremekun 89 1 February 2020 Gillingham
Inquest 2 June 2020 10am The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Marie Bennett 84 22 August 2019 Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest2 June 202010:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Michael Lee666 March 2020Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest2 June 20202pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneJacqueline Crouch7715 March 2020Abbotsleigh Care Centre, Staplehurst
Inquest 4 June 2020 3pm County Hall, Maidstone Sivaguru Narendran 79 13 February 2020 Eastchurch
Inquest15 June 202010:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneBradley Bartlett2526 February 2020Sittingbourne
Inquest16 June 202010:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneBrian Lawrence816 March 2020Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest16 June 202011:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Martin Kavanagh607 March 2020Gillingham
Inquest16 June 202012:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneHarry Chapman9412 March 2020Rochester
Inquest22 June 202010:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneJean Hooper859 March 2020Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest23 June 202010:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneStephanie Randall4020 September 2019Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest 21 July 2020 10:30am The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone David Page 60 28 February 2020 Sheerness
Inquest3 August 202011:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Lee Roberts3216 March 2020Maidstone
Inquest8 September 202010:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneTessa Sweeney8129 July 2018Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest8 September 20203pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneJean Owen8222 December 2019Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest15 to 16 September 202010:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Gemma Hutchins3218 April 2018 Maidstone Hospital
Inquest22 September 202010:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Max Bailey301 October 2019Maidstone
Inquest22 September 20201:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneRodney Blackman786 December 2019Maidstone
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