Investigations and inquests in North East Kent

The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone. This area covers the district council areas of Canterbury (part), Dover (part) and Thanet.

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.

TypeDateTime Place of inquestNameAge Date of death Place of death
Inquest 26 November to 27 November 2020 10am The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Darren Wilson 48 1 July 2020 Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest 27 November 2020 9:30am Shepway Centre, Oxford Road, Maidstone Lilian Windsor 98 15 September 2020 Deal
Inquest 27 November 2020 10:30am Shepway Centre, Oxford Road, Maidstone Colin Ensor 52 14 May 2020 Deal
Inquest 27 November 2020 11:30am Shepway Centre, Oxford Road, Maidstone Joan Foulis 85 18 August 2020 Broadstairs
Inquest 27 November 2020 2:30pm Shepway Centre, Oxford Road, Maidstone Francesca Wood 31 15 January 2020 Canterbury
Inquest1 December 20203:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Herbert Taylor947 November 2020Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest 2 to 7 December 2020 10:30am Shepway Centre, Oxford Road, Maidstone Simon Todd 62 16 August 2017 Kent and Canterbury Hospital
Inquest 7 December 2020 10am The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Stephen Pook 26 27 August 2020 Deal
Inquest 8 December 2020 10am County Hall, Maidstone Bradley McManus 32 1 May 2020 Canterbury
Inquest 8 December 2020 2pm County Hall, Maidstone Thomas Mason 85 20 July 2020 Herne Bay
Inquest 8 December 2020 3pm County Hall, Maidstone Louise Jordan 81 11 August 2020 Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Pre inquest review 9 December 2020 11am The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Alfred Coley 79 24 April 2019 Kent and Canterbury Hospital
Inquest 9 December 2020 2pm The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Elsie Parsons 88 27 August 2020 Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest9 December 20203:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Frank Clark8727 October 2020Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest 10 December 2020 10:30am Shepway Centre, Oxford Road, Maidstone Stephanie Golightly 68 22 June 2018 Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest 10 December 2020 3pm Shepway Centre, Oxford Road, Maidstone Elizabeth Murphy 75 6 August 2020 Whitstable
Inquest10 December 20203:30pmShepway Centre, Oxford Road, MaidstoneStephen Wicks5920 June 2020Ramsgate
Inquest 14 December 2020 9:30am County Hall, Maidstone Roy Omersher 76 22 June 2020 Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest 14 December 2020 10:30am County Hall, Maidstone John Stone 54 31 July 2020 Ramsgate
Inquest14 December 202010:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Brian Barnes4731 March 2020Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest15 December 20209:30amCounty Hall, MaidstonePeter West746 July 2019Canterbury
Inquest15 December 202010:30amCounty Hall, MaidstoneKim Askew6025 January 2020Westgate on Sea
Inquest15 December 202011:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Trevor Fagg726 November 2020Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest15 December 202012pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneFlossie Laraman987 November 2020Broadstairs
Inquest15 December 20202:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneStanley Smith946 November 2020Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest 16 December 2020 11am County Hall, Maidstone Tristan Harper 42 4 September 2020 Ramsgate
Inquest 16 December 2020 12pm County Hall, Maidstone Ian Warren 74 21 August 2020 Margate
Inquest 11 January 2021 11:30am The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Simone Norowzian 21 28 August 2020 Margate
Inquest11 January 202111:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Angela Taylor4021 September 2020Canterbury
Inquest 11 January 2021 12:30pm The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Roy Stacey 65 15 July 2020 Herne Bay
Inquest 11 January 2021 2:30pm The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Laura Town 38 16 June 2020 Herne Bay
Inquest 12 January 2021 12pm The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Alex Taylor 25 18 June 2020 Ramsgate
Inquest 13 January 2021 11:30am The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Donald Fowler 79 19 February 2020 Margate
Inquest 13 January 2021 10:30am The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Maria Parry 63 10 September 2020 Deal
Inquest 13 January 2021 1:30pm The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Hayden Bower 48 15 September 2020 Ramsgate
Inquest 13 January 2021 2:30pm The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Lorna Williams 45 28 June 2020 Margate
Inquest18 January 202111:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Margaret Kendrick8612 November 2020Herne Bay
Inquest18 January 20211pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneSuzanne Brown5213 May 2020Canterbury
Inquest 20 January 2021 10am County Hall, Maidstone Robert Brown 68 11 September 2020 King's College Hospital
Inquets20 January 20212pmCounty Hall, Maidstone Nicholas Jordan4820 September 2020Pilgrims Hospice, Ashford
Inquest 20 January 2021 3pm County Hall, Maidstone Paul Frew 72 15 September 2020 Ramsgate
Inquest21 January 202112pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneGeoffrey Holmes6620 October 2020Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest 22 January 2021 11:30am County Hall, Maidstone Joshua Dockerty 28 18 September 2020 Kings College Hospital
Inquest 25 to 27 January 2021 10:30am The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Anthony Atkinson 72 31 October 2018 Kent and Canterbury Hospital
Inquest25 January 202111amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneCaspar Veres2825 September 2020Algeciras
Inquest 29 January 2021 10am County Hall, Maidstone Derek Lee 51 3 June 2019 Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest1 February 202110amCounty Hall, Maidstone Peter Harris4711 April 2020Deal
Inquest 3 February 2021 10:30am County Hall, Maidstone William Hooton 71 20 January 2020 Kent and Canterbury Hospital
Inquest 4 to 12 February 2021 10am County Hall, Maidstone James Amos 24 27 September 2019 Whitstable
Inquest 8 February 2021 10:30am The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Stuart Shaw 41 6 June 2020 Canterbury
Inquest8 February 202110:30amShepway Centre, Oxford Road, MaidstoneDorothy Maher894 August 2020Westgate-On-Sea
Inquest 8 February 2021 11:30am The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Simon Beams 47 20 September 2020 Margate
Inquest 8 February 2021 12:30pm The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Christopher Player 75 16 July 2020 Pilgrims Hospice, Margate
Inquest 8 February 2021 2:30pm The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Jamie Dyer 46 30 December 2019 Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
        
Inquest 10 February 2032 10:30am The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Lee Williams 40 23 June 2020 Broadstairs
Inquest 10 February 2021 11:30am The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Martin Shepherd 48 22 July 2020 Deal
Pre inquest review10 February 202112:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneRobert Curtis2217 August 2020Canterbury
Pre inquest review14 February 20212:30pmShepway Centre, Oxford Road, MaidstoneJake Ford127 December 2018Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Pre inquest review14 February 20212:30pmShepway Centre, Oxford Road, MaidstoneChloe Ford127 December 2018Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest 15 to 19 February 2021 10am To be confirmed Jean Lavers 79 9 March 2019 Canterbury
Inquest15 February 202110amCounty Hall, Maidstone Ronald Brown871 February 2020Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest 17 February 2021 10:30am County Hall, Maidstone Kyriacos Papa-Adams 91 8 October 2020 Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest17 February 202111:30amCounty Hall, Maidstone Hadley Savory3113 December 2019Margate
Inquest 17 February 2021 3pm County Hall, Maidstone John Devereux 76 9 October 2020 Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest 24 February 2021 10:30am County Hall, Maidstone Maizie Ferrett 21 30 June 2020 Whitstable
Inquest25 February 202111:30amCounty Hall, MaidstoneNorma Berriman8016 October 2020Darent Valley Hospital
Inquest3 March 202110amCounty Hall, Maidstone Lucan Gordon3725 June 2020Canterbury
Inquest3 March 20212pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneBernard Tomlin7223 August 2020Ripple
Inquest8 March 202110:30amShepway Centre, Oxford Road, MaidstoneClaudine Chart3824 May 1982Sandwich
Inquest8 March 202112:30pmShepway Centre, Oxford Road, MaidstoneGerald Dobson905 September 2020Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest8 March 20212pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneKay Snow755 November 2020Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest8 March 20213:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneThomas Harvey756 November 2020Deal
Inquest9 March 202110:30amCounty Hall, MaidstoneJean Harris8626 February 2020Canterbury
Inquest 10 to 12 March 2021 10am Shepway Centre, Oxford Road, Maidstone Hayley Smith 27 29 December 2019 Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest10 March 202110:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneJoanne Little5813 August 2020Herne Bay
Inquest10 March 202111:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Gary Blundell4822 June 2020Herne Bay
Inquest10 March 20211:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneEdgaras Molotokas2721 August 2020Ramsgate
Inquest12 March 202111:30amCounty Hall, MaidstoneColin Lambert636 November 2020Broadstairs
Inquest15 March 202110amThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Alastair Physick6426 October 2020Deal
Inquest15 March 202110:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneJosie Archer-Smith2231 October 2020Maidstone
Inquest15 March 20211:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneOlive Franklin942 November 2020Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest22 March 202110amCounty Hall, MaidstoneClaire Worsley4225 August 2020William Harvey Hospital
Inquest22 March 202111:30amCounty Hall, MaidstoneSamuel Lewis208 November 2020Kings College Hospital
Inquest22 March 20211:30pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneAnne Seller7911 November 2020Canterbury
Pre inquest review24 March 202110amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneSamuel Alban-Stanley1326 April 2020Kings College Hospital
Inquest12 to 14 April 202110:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneArchie Powell4 days10 February 2019Evelina Children's Hospital