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
Inquest 19 February 2019 10:30am The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Vaughan Gilbey 62 27 November 2018 Rochester
Pre inquest review19 February 201912pmThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Albert Lilleycrop3 days16 July 2018Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest 19 February 2019 11am The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Dorothy Newlove 82 28 November 2018 Sittingbourne
Inquest20 February 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Dennis Spalding8722 December 2019Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest20 February 201911:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Julie Marsanic593 August 2018Maidstone
Inquest20 February 201912:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneGeorge Long885 February 2019Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest21 February 201912:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneCharles Kind909 February 2019Sittingbourne
Inquest 25 February 2019 10:30am The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Glenda Pentz 48 18 February 2018 Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest25 February 20192pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneCyrelle Zimmermann4830 September 2018Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest 26 February 2019 11am The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Una Davies 90 27 May 2018 Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest26 February 201911:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Brian Long5820 November 2018Gillingham
Inquest26 February 20193pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneWilliam Ritcher5818 November 2018Maidstone
Inquest27 February 20193pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneColin Marsh8327 November 2018Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest 28 February 2019 10:30am The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone James Read 65 4 April 2018 Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest28 February 20191pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneDerek Johnson749 September 2018Medway Maritime Hospital
Pre inquest review28 February 20192pmThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Sarah Spencer-Hopkins419 September 2018Kings College Hospital
Inquest28 February 20193:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneMichael Bentley7919 January 2019Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest4 March 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneDebbie Brown508 November 2018Sittingbourne
Inquest 4 March 2019 11am The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Patricia Knight 76 9 October 2018 Maidstone Hospital
Inquest 4 March 2019 2pm The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Frank Hall 73 28 November 2018 Maidstone
Inquest 4 March 2019 3pm The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Janice Hart 69 5 December 2018 Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest4 March 20193:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Gerald Austin846 December 2018Heart of Kent Hospice
Inquest5 March 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Ronald Puttock8419 November 2017Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest6 March 201911:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Majorie Haines7519 October 2018Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest6 March 201912pmThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Alan Burley902 February 2019Maidstone
Pre inquest review6 March 20192pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneKiera Hodder2011 April 2018Medway Maritime Hospital
Pre inquest review6 March 20193pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstonePeter Reeves3717 January 2017Isle of Sheppey
Inquest7 March 20191pmThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Daphne Glue812 July 2018Gillingham
Inquest7 March 20192pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneLeonard Coster8815 January 2019Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest7 March 20192:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Philip Kilpatrick517 December 2018Maidstone
Inquest 11 - 12 March 2019 10am The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Michael Olsen 54 11 October 2017 Eastchurch
Inquest 11 March 2019 10:30am The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Georgia Mann 15 26 October 2018 Kings College Hospital
Inquest11 March 20193:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneAlison Coulthard5122 November 2018Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest13 March 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Richard Avron-Cotton3412 June 2018Sittingbourne
Inquest14 March 20191:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Helen Vaissiere4815 December 2018Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest 18 March 2019 11:30am The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Patrick English 82 22 December 2018 Wisdom Hospice
Inquest18 March 20192pmThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Anthony Crouch8924 December 2018Queen Victoria Hospital
Inquest19 March 201911amThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Judith Tucker6918 December 2018Maidstone
Inquest19 March 20192pmThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Grosvenor Lester8112 January 2019Rochester
Inquest19 March 20192:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneJames Keyes5117 August 2018Maidstone Hospital
Inquest20 March 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Ralph Chantler7431 December 2018Maidstone
Inquest20 March 201911:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Sandra Reynolds4028 October 2018Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest21 March 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Colin Goddard8022 July 2018Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest 25 - 26 March 2019 10:30am The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Michael Morgan 71 12 January 2018 Maidstone Hospital
Inquest25 March 201911:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Parwin Quriashi1925 December 2018Maidstone
Inquest25 March 201912pmThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Kim Summers3730 December 2018Maidstone
Inquest26 March 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Julie Mason536 May 2018Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest26 March 20192:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneCristian-Marius Dumitru4710 November 2018Maidstone
Inquest27 March 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Carole Wedge8126 November 2018Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest 28 March 2019 10:30am The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Patricia Dalton 74 20 April 2018 Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest28 March 201911:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Frederick Franks792 January 2019Maidstone Hospital
Pre inquest review1 April 20192pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneHenry Lovell2514 July 2018Chatham
Inquest1 April 20192pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneShaun Wright314 November 2018Chatham
Inquest2 April 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneKaren Sherress6218 October 2018Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest2 April 20191:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneDorothy Reddick9111 December 2017Frindsbury Hill
Pre inquest review3 April 20192pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneAleksandras Zuravliovas303 June 2017Isle of Sheppey
Inquest9 April 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneSylvia Hambrook8019 January 2019Maidstone
Inquest11 April 201911amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneBrenda Salida773 February 2019Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest15 April 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Brian Pilford8317 January 2019Heart of Kent Hospice
Inquest15 April 201912pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneDenis Butt8526 January 2019Maidstone
Inquest24 April 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneRussell Lane4717 February 2108Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest24 April 201911:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneKevin James6630 January 2019Medway Bridge
Inquest25 April 20192pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneMaureen Stevenson7828 January 2019Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest29 April 201912:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Doreen Ashton8630 January 2019Chatham
Inquest29 April 20192pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneRoy Batt6029 January 2019Medway Maritime 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
Inquest8 - 9 May 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneNigel Richardson6410 September 2018King's College Hospital
Inquest8 May 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Chriss Bridger8912 February 2019Kings 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
Inquest15 May 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Jan Polak633 November 2018Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest28 May 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneRonald Bartholomew7020 December 2018Isle of Sheppey
Inquest2 July 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneYazmina Howard182 October 2018M20