Investigations and inquests in North East Kent

This area covers the district council areas of Canterbury (part), Dover (part) and Thanet.

All inquests are held at Oakwood House, Maidstone unless stated otherwise.

The Senior Coroner for this area is Patricia Harding.

Contact Kent and Medway Coroner Service

Telephone: 03000 41 05 02 (Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm)
Email: KentandMedwayCoroners@kent.gov.uk
Address: Coroner Service Team, Oakwood House, Oakwood Park, Maidstone, ME16 8AE

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
Inquest30 May 202410amOakwood House, MaidstoneDavid Barzotelli785 March 2024Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest30 May 202411amOakwood House, MaidstoneJames Blogg879 April 2024Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest30 May 202411:30amOakwood House, MaidstoneNorman Lankford8711 January 2024Canterbury
Inquest3 June 202411:30amOakwood House, MaidstoneSimon Coyle354 March 2024Whitstable
Inquest4 June 20242pmOakwood House, MaidstoneDavid Cockle796 July 2024Herne Bay
Inquest6 June 202410amOakwood House, MaidstonePeter Hook7921 March 2024Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest6 June 202410:30amOakwood House, MaidstoneJennifer Playle771 January 2024Herne Bay
Inquest6 June 202412pmOakwood House, MaidstoneJeanne Coleman8912 April 2024Birchington
Inquest6 June 202412:30pmOakwood House, MaidstoneMaurice Hawker881 February 2024Victoria Hospital Deal
Inquest6 June 20242pmOakwood House, MaidstoneMarjorie Barbasiewicz9221 April 2024Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest6 June 20243pmOakwood House, MaidstoneRaymond Wilson4320 January 2024Whitstable
Inquest 6 June 20243:30pmOakwood House, MaidstoneRobert Fleming8227 December 2023St Peters Hospital
Pre inquest review10 June 202410:30amOakwood House, MaidstoneAnn Brown852 January 2024Kent and Canterbury Hospital
Pre inquest review10 June 202411:30amOakwood House, MaidstoneShirley King879 September 2023Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest10 June 202410:30amOakwood House, MaidstoneEdward Brudenell5618 February 2024Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest10 June 20243:30pmOakwood House, MaidstoneKathleen Rye619 March 2024Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest14 June 202410amOakwood House, MaidstoneClaude Vala759 September 2023Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest17 June 202410:30amOakwood House, MaidstoneDavid Archer3614 November 2023Ramsgate
Inquest24 June 202410amOakwood House, MaidstoneHenry Freitag9624 March 2024Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest24 June 202411:30amOakwood House, MaidstoneDonald Griffin8522 January 2024Broadstairs
Inquest24 June 202412pmOakwood House, MaidstoneKenneth Bills819 December 2023Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest24 June 20242pmOakwood House, MaidstoneJoan Foreman8323 March 2024Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest24 June 20243pmOakwood House, MaidstonePeter Lloyd687 April 2024Ramsgate
Inquest27 June 202411amOakwood House, MaidstoneDavid Lee6918 March 2024Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest27 June 202412pmOakwood House, MaidstoneIrene Pooley7721 March 2024Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest27 June 202412:30pmOakwood House, MaidstoneStacey Pilcher421 January 2024Folkestone
Pre inquest review27 June 20242pmOakwood House, MaidstoneCarol Marshall6629 March 2024Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest1 July 202410:30amOakwood House, MaidstoneKingsley Rye3 Months14 April 2024Margate
Inquest1 July 202411:30amOakwood House, MaidstoneBrian Wooding7128 March 2024Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest3 July 202410amOakwood House, MaidstoneRaymond Field7326 April 2023St Thomas' Hospital
Inquest5 July 202410:30amOakwood House, MaidstoneCameron Langlands5830 January 2024Ramsgate
Pre inquest review5 July 202411amOakwood House, MaidstoneKevan Collins6124 December 2023Kent and Canterbury Hospital
Inquest8 July 202410:30amOakwood House, MaidstoneBeatrice Davis9016 February 2024Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest11 July 202410amOakwood House, MaidstoneMary Simpson8724 February 2024Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest18 July 202410amOakwood House, MaidstoneCraig Perry4731 October 2023Kent and Canterbury Hospital
Inquest22 July 202410:30amOakwood House, MaidstoneRonald Gower8719 January 2024Kings College Hospital
Inquest22 July 202412:30pmOakwood House, MaidstoneThomas Osborne2430 April 2024Margate
Inquest22 July 20242pmOakwood House, MaidstoneDion Rrapi3 months22 January 2024Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest12 August 202410amOakwood House, MaidstoneJosephine Goldsack8915 February 2024Margate
Inquest12 August 202412pmOakwood House, MaidstoneDaniel Thomas374 May 2024Canterbury
Inquest21 August 202410amOakwood House, MaidstoneLorraine Crozier7014 April 2024Gillingham
Inquest7 October 202410:30amOakwood House, MaidstoneBrian Johnson7525 March 2024Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital