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
Inquest28 January 20229:30amCounty Hall, MaidstoneAlan Besant635 October 2019Margate
Inquest31 January 202210amCounty Hall, MaidstoneCallum Rose3513 October 2021Canterbury
Inquest31 January 202211amCounty Hall, MaidstoneMalcolm Fets7018 December 2021Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest31 January 202212:30pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneJanice Gilbert765 November 2021Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest2 February 202210amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneThirushika Sathialingam2611 September 2021Margate
Inquest7 February 202210amCounty Hall, MaidstoneGwendoline Pegg9219 November 2021Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest7 February 202211:30amCounty Hall, MaidstoneValerie Morgan871 January 2022Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest7 February 20222pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneJohn Haynes7328 August 2021Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest8 February 20222pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneFidelia Xavier8816 October 2021Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest11 February 20222pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneMartin Jones7518 November 2021Canterbury
Inquest14 February 202210amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneElizabeth Batchelor8322 November 2021Deal
Inquest14 February 202211amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneDerek Prestwich9316 October 2021Highland House Care Home, Canterbury
Inquest14 February 20222pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneDennis Dewell878 October 2021Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest14 February 20223pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneMary Megit8023 October 2021Pilgrims Hospice, Canterbury
Inquest16 February 202210amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneLeslie Smith8424 October 2021Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest18 February 202210amCounty Hall, MaidstoneKatherine Mcaloney-Foster5412 March 2020Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest21 February 202210amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneChristopher Osland6512 May 2021Kent and Canterbury Hospital
Pre inquest review24 February 202210amShepway Centre, Oxford RoadMary Llewellyn6615 March 2021Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest24 February 202212pmShepway Centre, Oxford RoadRoman Lindsay2 months15 October 2021Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest24 February 202212:30pmShepway Centre, Oxford RoadRobert Friend935 October 2021Kings College Hospital
Inquest28 February 202211amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneDaniel Little396 October 2021Herne Bay
Inquest28 February 202212pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneJune Anderson6715 October 2021Kings College Hospital
Inquest28 February 20222pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneKevin Havanci5725 November 2021Dover
Inquest28 February to 9 March 202210:30amShepway Centre, Oxford RoadHayley Smith2729 December 2019Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest7 March 202211amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneNatasha Alleyne2830 October 2021Canterbury
Inquest7 March 202211:30amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneTerrence Potter8219 November 2021Herne Bay
Inquest7 March 202212pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneMaria Hudson5012 November 2021Margate
Pre inquest review7 March 20222pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneKeith Dimond7824 November 2021Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest7 March 20223pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneDoreen Barr898 July 2021St Thomas Hospital, London
Inquest9 March 202210amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneMichael Hacking6414 December 2021Margate
Inquest14 to 25 March 202210amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneArchie Batten0 days1 September 2019Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest21 March 202210amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneMichael Read222 October 2021Canterbury
Inquest21 March 202210:30amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneDavid Gordon-Nesbitt8424 October 2021Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Pre inquest review21 March 202212pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneJune Miller739 December 2021Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest21 March 20222pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneTerence Turner736 December 2021Ramsgate
Inquest21 March 20222:30pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneHarry Holden3512 December 2021St Lawrence
Inquest21 March 20223pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneGina Hodges5531 December 2021Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest24 March 202210amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneCaroline Boydell6819 January 2022Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest24 March 202210amCounty Hall, MaidstoneKeith Rogers494 August 2021Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest28 March 202210amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneKim Woodburn623 october 2021Saint Nicholas at Wade
Inquest28 March 202210:30amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneDavid Morgan8721 September 2021Whitstable
Inquest28 March 202212pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneJason Hoford4921 November 2021Canterbury
Inquest28 March 20222pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneSteven Green4315 December 2021Canterbury
Inquest28 March 20222:30pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneKeith Benson5817 December 2021Deal
Inquest4 April 202211amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneJulian Mead6915 August 2021Cyprus
Inquest4 April 202211:30amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneRichard Waterhouse4719 October 2021Lenham
Pre inquest review11 April 202210amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneJustyna Szymanek457 January 2022Kent and Canterbury Hospital
Inquest19 April 202210amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneRobin Gray625 November 2021Kent and Canterbury Hospital
Inquest19 April 202210:30amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneLeslie Smith8424 October 2021Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest19 April 20222pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneDouglas Smith7827 April 2021Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest20 April 202210amCounty Hall, MaidstoneHelen Booker386 March 2021Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Pre inquest review20 April 20222pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneDerek Miles844 January 2022Kent and Canterbury Hospital
Inquest25 to 29 April 202210amShepway Centre, Oxford RoadPauline Keen7224 April 2021Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest26 April 202210amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneKatherine Mcaloney-Foster5412 March 2020Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest9 May 202210:30amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneWilliam Anstice2110 January 2022Walmer
Inquest16 May 202210amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneDiana Trimble543 January 2021New Orleans
Inquest16 May 202210:30amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneJohn Bailes7510 October 2021Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest13 June 202210amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneBrendan Meadows352 January 2021Deal
Inquest27 June 202210amThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneJacqueline Mcfarling5514 January 2022Ramsgate