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
Inquest20 September 202110amCounty Hall, MaidstoneLucas Webb1613  December 2020Canterbury
Inquest24 September 202112pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneMichelle Kasele5411 September 2021Kent and Canterbury Hospital
Inquest27 to  28 September 202110amCounty Hall, MaidstoneJames Seddon6226 January 2020Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest27 September 202111:30amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneEmily Set1828 November 2020Canterbury
Inquest27 September 202112pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneMartin Collins4625 June 2021Canterbury
Inquest27 September 202112pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneAnn Jones8618 August 2021Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest27 September 20212:30pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneDavid Wallace4914 March 2021Westgate
Inquest1 October 202110amCounty Hall, MaidstoneJustin True396 November 2020Ramsgate
Inquest4 October 202110amCounty Hall, MaidstoneMary Diddell719 June 2021Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest4 October 202111amCounty Hall, MaidstoneDoreen Withall944 August 2021Whitstable
Inquest4 October 20212pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneAmber Haynes-Seed3526 April 2021Margate
Inquest4 October 20212:30pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneBrian Fagg8310 June 2021Margate
Inquest4 October 20213pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneBeryl Kelly6929 June 2021Margate
Inquest4 October 20213:30pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneHelen Wagstaff6129 December 2020Deal
Inquest5 October 202111amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneBrian White822 July 2021Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest5 October 202110:30amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneEric Todd8519 July 2021Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest12 October 202110amCounty Hall, MaidstoneAlan Besant635 October 2019Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest12 October 202110amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneMargaret Lynch8611 June 2021Broadstairs
Inquest12 October 202111amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneAngela Burns599 July 2021Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Pre Inquest Review15 October 202110amCounty Hall, MaidstoneMary Llewellyn6615 March 2021Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest18 October 202110amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneDouglas Smith 7827 April 2021Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest18 October 202112pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneJill Gibbs8325 July 2021Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest18 October 20212pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneElsbeth Baker7123 July 2021Kent and Canterbury Hospital
Inquest18 October 20212:30pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneChelsea Dobson3528 May 2021Westgate-on-Sea
Inquest18 October 20213pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneBernard Matthews9028 July 2021Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest18 October 20213:30pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneDiana Trimble543 January 2021United States
Inquest20 October 202110amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneJonathan Steele4720 July 2021Ramsgate
Inquest20 October 202110:30amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneEric Brett7729 July 2021Sandwich
Inquest  25 October 202110amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneCaspar Veres2825 September 2020Algeciras
Pre inquest review27 October 202110amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneSamuel Alban-Stanley 1326 April 2020Kings College Hospital
Inquest29 October 202110amCounty Hall, MaidstoneDoreen Barr898 July 2021St Thomas' Hospital
Inquest1 to 2 November 202110amCounty Hall, MaidstoneKatherine Mcaloney-Foster5412 March 2020Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest8 to 10 November 202110:30amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneArchie Powell4 days14 February 2019Evalina Children's Hospital
Inquest8 November 20211pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneJulian Hurstfield718 May 2021Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Pre inquest review11 November 202110amCounty Hall, MaidstoneJohn Haynes7326 August 2021Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest11 November 202110:30amCounty Hall, MaidstoneArchie Powell4 Days 14 February 2019Evalina Children's Hospital
Pre inquest review15 November 202110amCounty Hall, MaidstoneKeith Rogers494 August 2021Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest15 November 202111amCounty Hall, MaidstoneRobert Mcauley277 August 2021Ramsgate
Inquest15 November 202111:30amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneLee Stuart Harlow3224 August 2021Herne Bay
Inquest16 to 17 November 202110amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneSamuel Alban-Stanley1326 April 2020Kings College Hospital
Inquest18 to 19 November 202110amCounty Hall, MaidstoneSamuel Alban-Stanley1326 April 2020Kings College Hospital
Inquest22 November 202110:30amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneLauren Hunt6826 July 2021Ramsgate
Inquest22 November 202111amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneDaniel Hill4718 July 2021Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest22 November 202111:30amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneTerence Hand8529 June 2021Whitstable
Inquest22 November 202112pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneGordon Strange713 September 2021Ramsgate
Inquest22 November 20212:30pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneJulia Stewart6115 August 2021Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest22 to 23 November 202110amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneSamuel Alban-Stanley1326 April 2020Kings College Hospital
Inquest25 to 26 November 202110amCounty Hall, MaidstoneSamuel Alban-Stanley1326 April 2020Kings College Hospital
Inquest29 November 202110amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneSamuel Alban-Stanley1326 April 2020Kings College Hospital
Inquest29 November 202110amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneRobert Brown6811 September 2020Kings College Hospital
Inquest6 December 202110:30amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneGary Bennett573 September 2021Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest10 January 202212pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneStephen Powell504 August 2021Whitstable
Inquest10 to 11 January 202210amCounty Hall, MaidstonePauline Keen7224 April 2021Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest4 to 14 February 2022 10:00am Shepway Centre, Oxford Road Hayley Smith 27 29 December 2019 Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest28 February 202210amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneLuc Brou5116 August 2021Whitstable
Inquest14 to 25 March 202210amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneArchie Batten0 days1 September 2019Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital