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.

TypeDateTimePlaceNameAge Date of death Place of death
Inquest24 February 202010:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneConall McPhilips3324 July 2019Gillingham
Inquest24 February 202011:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneMichael Strong292 November 2019Maidstone
Inquest24 February 202011:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneGladys Mason944 February 2020Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest24 February 202012:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneMair Thomas868 February 2020Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest24 February 20202:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstonePeter Chapman926 February 2020Maidstone Hospital
Inquest25 February 202010:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneLeonard Thorpe8527 November 2019Sheerness
Inquest25 February 202011:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstonePrinella Thomas542 October 2019Maidstone
Inquest25 February 202012pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstonePeter Barwell693 January 2020Rochester
Pre inquest review25 February 20202pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneAndrew Clewes333 November 2019Sheerness
Inquest25 February 20202:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneCorina Goodearl5017 September 2019Chatham
Inquest26 February 20202pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneKenneth Harden8518 September 2019Rochester
Inquest26 February 20202:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneEva Lawson882 November 2019Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest26 February 202010:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneAlan Wood7410 November 2019Chatham
Inquest27 to 28 February 202010:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneChristopher Smith634 March 2019Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest27 February 20203:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneIan Millett5519 November 2019Gillingham
Inquest28 February 202010:30amCounty Hall, MaidstoneChristopher Smith634 March 2019Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest2 March 202010amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneDaphne David9510 May 2018Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest2 March 20202pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneTrevor Butler7214 June 2019Chatham
Inquest2 March 20203pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneTammy Fletcher3924 November 2018Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest3 March 202010amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstonePearl Holt7713 September 2019Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest3 March 202010:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneHannah Danch3330 August 2018Maidstone
Inquest3 March 20202:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneEileen Sandwell7425 August 2019Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest4 March 202012:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneAlbert Austin9713 December 2019Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest4 March 20202pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneDaniel Streeton325 September 2019Rochester
Inquest5 March 202010:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneAiden Galvin2325 May 2019Bluebell Hill, Maidstone
Inquest6 March 202010:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneBetty Chittil9616 May 2019Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest6 March 20202:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneTeresa Bullock7813 January 2020Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest6 March 20203pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneGlyn Collier4726 September 2019Rochester
Inquest9 March 20202pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneRussell Charleston3927 November 2019Rainham
Inquest10 March 202010:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneZoe Hamilton573 December 2019Higham
Inquest10 March 202010:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneNellie Gilham9423 July 2019Chatham
Inquest10 March 202011:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneVeronica Nurse783 September 2019 King's College Hospital
Inquest10 March 202012pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneMarian Ardley816 September 2019Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest10 March 20202:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneKayleigh Millen1931 January 2018Gillingham
Inquest11, 12 and 14 March 202010:30amCounty Hall, MaidstoneArchie Morrison459 June 2017Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest12 March 20203pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneDennis Coltman749 December 2019Maidstone
Inquest16 March 202010:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneRoy Hicken-Botham887 December 2019Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest16 to 17 March 202010:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneAnn Everett775 July 2019Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest16 to 17 March 20202pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneSharon Moxham556 August 2019Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest17 March 202011:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneMandy Lendon4717 December 2019Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest18 March 202011:30amCounty Hall, MaidstoneDamien Calver355 November 2019Sheerness
Inquest18 March 20203:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneRosanne Corben7829 December 2019Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest23 March 202012pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneTerence Thomsett824 January 2020Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest23 March 20203pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneHenri Nelson3125 October 2019Maidstone
Inquest24 March 202010:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneGerardo Abreu-Pederzini346 December 2019Gillingham
Inquest24 March 202010:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneTerina Dassour2122 August 2019Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest24 March 202012:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstonePauline Moore628 December 2019Maidstone Hospital
Inquest24 March 20202pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneGiedrius Cesnulevicius3918 March 2019Kings College Hospital
Inquest24 March 20203:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneKeith Ford7831 December 2019Chatham
Inquest26 March 202010amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneBarrie Cobb701 September 2019Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest26 March 202010:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneDaniel Waite433 July 2019Hollingbourne
Inquest31 March 202010amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneKatherine Hogan9231 August 2019Maidstone Hospital
Inquest31 March 20202:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneAlbert Hinton8731 October 2019Medway Maritime Hospital
Pre inquest review1 April 202010amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneJames Devenny342 September 2019Sheerness
Inquest1 April 202011amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneMax Bailey301 October 2019Maidstone
Inquest2 April 20203pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneRosalind Farley8027 October 2019Maidstone Hospital
Inquest6 April 202010:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneLaurence Mills546 September 2019Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest7 April 202010:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneKathleen Stevens702 May 2019Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest7 April 202011:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneRodney Blackman786 December 2019Maidstone
Inquest7 April 20202:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstonePaul Moorby4024 July 2019Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest8 April 20202pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneChristopher Noel405 January 2020Maidstone
Inquest8 April 20203pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneJean Owen8222 December 2019Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest9 April 20202:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneLesley Scott6026 January 2020Sittingbourne
Inquest14 to 24 April 202010amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneLee Thrumble2618 April 2018Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest14 April 202010:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneAaron Eldridge376 November 2019Gillingham
Inquest14 April 202011:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneArthur Dowden8427 December 2019Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest20 April 202010:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneBernard Short6519 October 2019Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest20 April 20202pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneRobert Oxley8511 January 2020Maidstone Hospital
Inquest20 April 20202:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneBrian Waller7917 January 2020Sheerness
Inquest21 April 202010:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneDavid Libbeter4026 June 2019Leysdown
Inquest21 April 202011:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneBryan Clyesdale5910 January 2020Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest21 April 202012pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneMarie Bennett8422 August 2019Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest21 April 20202pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneRichard Hartle7912 January 2020Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest28 April 202010:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneVera Peake8916 January 2020Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest28 April 202011:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneBrandon Knight2013 January 2020Maidstone Hospital
Inquest28 April 20201:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneAlfred Bartlett921 January 2020Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest28 April 20202pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneMary Gallagher6615 January 2020Gillingham
Inquest29 April 202011amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneDavid Swinburne7013 February 2020Gillingham
Inquest30 April 202010:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneRichard Betts2326 June 2019Maidstone Hospital
Inquest5 May 202010:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneJames Edwards7028 June 2019Medway Maritime Hospital
Inquest5 May 202010:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneDavid Lewis595 February 2020Sittingbourne
Inquest5 May 202012pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneSophia Scott6022 October 2019Gillingham
Inquest5 May 20203pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneGillian Milton8525 January 2020Maidstone Hospital
Inquest6 May to 7 May 202010amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneMichael Field569 October 2019Broomfield Hospital
Inquest11 May 202010:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneRichard Savage5921 November 2019Gillingham
Inquest1 June 202010:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneOmolara Soremekun891 February 2020Gillingham