Investigations and inquests in North West Kent

This area covers the district council areas of Dartford, Gravesham, Sevenoaks, Tonbridge & Malling (part), Tunbridge Wells.

Senior Coroner

Roger Hatch

Coroner's Officers

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

Telephone: 03000 41 05 02
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
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
Inquest28 January 202010:30amCounty Hall, MaidstoneTeresa Piper854 November 2019Darent Valley Hospital
Inquest28 January 202011amCounty Hall, MaidstoneJoy Pocock8811 December 2019Dartford
Inquest28 January 202012pmSessions House, MaidstoneJudith Donovan-Roughsedge741 October 2019Tunbridge Wells
Inquest28 January 20201pmSessions House, MaidstoneJennifer Griggs793 December 2019Tunbridge Wells Hospital
Inquest29 January 202010:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneGeorge Wood158 September 2019Swanscombe
Inquest4 February 202010:30amCounty Hall, MaidstoneStuart Floyd6926 July 2019Sevenoaks
Inquest4 February 202012:30pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneDaniel Houlihan7025 July 2019Darent Valley Hospital
Inquest4 February 20201:30pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneJanette Devine5618 December 2019Tunbridge Wells
Inquest11 February 20201pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneElaine Roberts6730 October 2019Sevenoaks
Inquest11 February 20201:30amCounty Hall, MaidstoneHazel Morrison744 October 2019Tunbridge Wells Hospital
Inquest12 February 202010:30amCounty Hall, MaidstoneStephen Hubble594 November 2019Knockholt
Inquest18 February 202010:30amCounty Hall, MaidstoneFrederick Shaw7927 November 2019Tunbridge Wells Hospital
Inquest18 February 202011:15amCounty Hall, MaidstoneJack Hogben8818 October 2019Greenhithe
Inquest18 February 202011:30amCounty Hall, MaidstoneJoyce Bennett871 December 2019Tunbridge Wells Hospital
Inquest25 February 202010:30amCounty Hall, MaidstoneMatthew Woodcock3722 November 2019Cranbrook
Inquest3 March 202010:30amCounty Hall, MaidstoneAllan Last6617 December 2019Tonbridge
Inquest3 March 202011:15amCounty Hall, MaidstoneLisa-Anne Buddin756 January 2020Darent Valley Hospital
Inquest10 March 202010:30amCounty Hall, MaidstoneMichael Gask4315 December 2019Hawkhurst
Inquest10 March 202011:30amCounty Hall, MaidstonePatrick Winter927 January 2020Tunbridge Wells Hospital
Inquest23 to 25 March 202010amCounty Hall, MaidstoneJulian Woolfson7223 August 2019Sevenoaks
Inquest24 March 202010:30amCounty Hall, MaidstoneStewart Hook344 December 2019Cranbrook
Inquest31 March 202010:30amCounty Hall, MaidstoneBilly Smith3229 December 2019Sevenoaks
Inquest31 March 202010:30amCounty Hall, MaidstoneJoey Smith3229 December 2019Sevenoaks
Inquest21 April 202010:30amCounty Hall, MaidstonePatrick Fauklin613 March 2020Tonbridge