Investigations and inquests in North East Kent

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

Senior Coroner

Patricia Harding

Coroner's Officers

(Calls reporting a new death or relating to a current case.)

Telephone: 03000 41 05 02
Email: KentandMedwayCoroners@kent.gov.uk
Address: Coroner Service Team, Cantium House, Sandling Road, Maidstone, ME14 1XD
Office hours: Monday to Friday, 9am - 5pm

General enquiries

(General enquiries not related to an ongoing case or about a concluded case or related to treasure.)

Telephone: 03000 41 05 03
Email: KentandMedwayAdmin@kent.gov.uk
Address: Coroner Service Team, Cantium House, Sandling Road, Maidstone, ME14 1XD
Office hours: Monday to Friday, 9am - 5pm

Inquests for this area are normally held at Archbishops Palace, Maidstone unless stated otherwise.

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
Inquest 20 February 2019 10am Canterbury Magistrates Court Kathleen White 79 27 July 2018 Deal
Inquest 20 February 2019 11am Canterbury Magistrates Court Barry Roberts 74 29 July 2018 Margate
Inquest 20 February 2019 12:30pm Canterbury Magistrates Court Mark Russell 45 29 July 2018 Worth
Inquest 20 February 2019 2pm The Archbishops Palace, Maidstone Phyllis Keen 92 4 November 2018 Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest 20 February 2019 2pm Canterbury Magistrates Court Shirley Grant 79 20 June 2018 Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest 20 February 2019 3pm Canterbury Magistrates Court Catherine Tuddenham 81 31 July 2018 Broadstairs
Inquest21 February 201911amThe Archbishops Palace, Maidstone Treasure: 2018 T841: Iron Age coin hoard 1a) Coin 6#---
Inquest25 February 20192:30pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneJoanne Ferry5726 October 2018Broadstairs
Inquest 26 and 27 February 2019 10am The Guildhall, Sandwich Ross Darby 34 15 September 2017 Westgate
Inquest26 February 201912:30amThe Archbishops Palace, Maidstone Barbara Hennessey8319 November 2018Canterbury
Inquest 27 February 2019 10am Canterbury Magistrates Court Jasper Cairns 11 8 June 2018 Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest 27 February 2019 10:30am The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone George Foad 63 9 March 2018 Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest 27 February 2019 10am The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Rosemary Bennett 92 29 April 2018 Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest 27 February 2019 12pm Canterbury Magistrates Court Nicholas Burton 53 28 September 2018 Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest 27 February 2019 2pm Canterbury Magistrates Court George King 78 23 November 2018 Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest 27 February 2019 3:30pm Canterbury Magistrates Court Robert McGregor 93 3 December 2018 Broadstairs
Inquest 28 February 2019 10:30am The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone David Waghorn 66 2 August 2018 Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest 28 February 2019 11:30am The Archbishops Palace, Maidstone Leonard Stott 91 15 June 2018 Pilgrims Hospice Canterbury
Inquest 28 February 2019 12pm The Archbishops Palace, Maidstone Brian Duncombe 82 29 October 2018 Herne Bay
Inquest 28 February 2019 12:30pm The Archbishops Palace, Maidstone Susan Skiggs 69 5 July 2018 Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest4 March 201912:30pmThe Archbishops Palace, Maidstone Patrick Scrutton874 July 2018Westgate-on-Sea
Inquest5 March 20193:30pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneCyril Milligan835 December 2018Canterbury
Inquest6 to 8 March 201910amThe Guildhall, SandwichLeon Allder4024 January 2019Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest 6 March 2019 10am Canterbury Magistrates Court Michael Hardy 29 25 November 2018 Canterbury
Pre-inquest review 6 March 2019 10:30am The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Janet Richardson 73 27 April 2018 Kent & Canterbury Hospital
Inquest 6 March 2019 12:30pm Canterbury Magistrates Court Leslie Roberts 78 19 June 2018 Broadstairs
Inquest6 March 201912:30pmThe Archbishops Palace, Maidstone Euan Sutton418 November 2018Herne Bay
Inquest 6 March 2019 2pm Canterbury Magistrates Court Antonia Plenzik 86 27 November 2018 Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest 6 March 2019 3:30pm Canterbury Magistrates Court Gabriel Mead 24 29 September 2018 Canterbury
Inquest 7 March 2019 10:30am The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Michael Smith 75 23 November 2018 Kent and Canterbury Hospital
Inquest 7 March 2019 11am The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Mildred Clark 83 17 December 2017 Kent and Canterbury Hospital
Inquest 7 March 2019 11:30am The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Derek Thompsett 69 31 October 2018 Canterbury
Inquest 11 March 2019 12pm The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Gerard Uranta 70 11 December 2018 Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest 11 March 2019 2pm The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Barry Mehmet 34 15 August 2018 Margate
Inquest 13 March 2019 10am Canterbury Magistrates Court Leeanda New-Hart 43 11 November 2018 Whitstable
Inquest13 March 20191:30pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneMark Bird406 January 2019Margate
Inquest 13 March 2019 2pm Canterbury Magistrates Court Peter Butterworth 78 29 October 2018 Deal
Inquest 13 March 2019 3:30pm Canterbury Magistrates Court Emma Goodchild 35 18 November 2018 Ramsgate
Inquest 13 March 2019 4:30pm Canterbury Magistrates Court Rachael Worters 40 12 November 2018 Whitstable
Pre inquest review 14 March 2019 10am The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Valerie Holton 79 31 July 2018 Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest 14 March 2019 11:30am The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Michael Cooper 65 22 June 2018 Maidstone Road, Ashford
Inquest14 March 20191:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Richard Newman5014 September 2017Bistrita
Inquest14 March 20193:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Michael Dunn6612 April 2018St Kitts, West Indies
Inquest 19  - 21 March 2019 10am The Guildhall, Sandwich Doreen Palmer 92 1 May 2018 Canterbury
Inquest 20 March 2019 10am Canterbury Magistrates Court Paul Neale 44 31 October 2018 Canterbury
Inquest 20 March 2019 11am Canterbury Magistrates Court Anthony Francis 51 23 December 2018 Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest 20 March 2019 12pm Canterbury Magistrates Court Mark Carman 34 10 January 2018 Edinburgh
Inquest 20 March 2019 2:30pm The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Alexander Morrow 74 17 January 2019 Canterbury
Inquest 20 March 2019 4pm Canterbury Magistrates Court Sharon Hodder 63 30 December 2018 Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest25 March 20192:30pmThe Archbishops Palace, Maidstone Kevin Barlow4524 January 2019Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest 26 - 28 March 2019 10am The Guildhall, Sandwich Paul Gardner 69 28 October 2016 Kent and Canterbury Hospital
Inquest 27 March 2019 10am Canterbury Magistrates Court Patricia Croxon 81 27 December 2018 Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest 27 March 2019 10:30am The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Thomas Clancy 92 28 November 2018 Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest 27 March 2019 11am Canterbury Magistrates Court Serafin Arevalo-Nogueira 78 24 December 2018 Canterbury
Inquest 27 March 2019 12pm Canterbury Magistrates Court Paul Nye 57 7 September 2018 Thessaloniki
Inquest 27 March 2019 3pm Canterbury Magistrates Court Iris Fletcher 75 21 October 2018 Kingston
Inquest28 March 201912pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneMatthew Challis3427 December 2018Deal
Inquest28 March 2019 2pmThe Archbishops Palace, Maidstone Frank McCarvill6023 January 2019Dover
Inquest28 March 2019 2:30pmThe Archbishops Palace, Maidstone John Green5411 December 2018Deal
Inquest28 March 2019 3:30pmThe Archbishops Palace, Maidstone Daphne Harrison679 December 2018Whitstable
Inquest 1 April 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Violet Moore953 November 2018Deal
Inquest 3 April 2019 10am Canterbury Magistrates Court Kathrina Teddar 29 10 September 2018 Birchington
Inquest 3 April 2019 12pm Canterbury Magistrates Court Sheila Taylor 83 18 June 2015 Ramsgate
Inquest 3 April 2019 2pm Canterbury Magistrates Court George Pinto 89 10 September 2018 King's College Hospital
Inquest 10 April 2019 10am Canterbury Magistrates Court Kevin Sampson 44 1 February 2018 Victoria Road
Inquest 10 April 2019 11am Canterbury Magistrates Court Michael Thomas 76 2 April 2017 Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest 10 April 2019 2pm Canterbury Magistrates Court Esther Gibson 34 19 October 2017 Ramsgate
Inquest 16 April 2019 10am The Guildhall, Sandwich Jean Harvey 73 25 November 2017 Kent and Canterbury Hospital
Inquest 17 April 2019 10am Canterbury Magistrates Court Janet Hardy 84 23 January 2018 Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest17 April 20192pmCanterbury Magistrates CourtJean Herring8629 January 2019Margate
Inquest 24 April 2019 10am The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Chloe Ford 1 27 December 2018 Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest 24 April 2019 10am The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Jake Ford 1 27 December 2018 Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital
Inquest 24 April 2019 2pm The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Cassey Hood 18 14 September 2018 Dennes Hill
Inquest 24 April 2019 2pm The Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Lucy Leadbeater 27 14 September 2018 Dennes Hill
Inquest 20 - 22 May 2019 10am The Guildhall, Sandwich George Edwards 76 6 March 2017 Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital