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
Inquest19 June 201910amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneAgnes McLaighlin796 May 2019King's College Hospital
Inquest19 June 201910:15amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneJames Steed868 May 2019Darent Valley Hospital
Inquest19 June 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Stephen Dobson5619 March 2019Gravesend
Inquest19 June 201911:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneAaron Baxter3224 March 2019Swanscombe
Inquest19 June 201912pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneJanet Blakeley8223 October 2018Darent Valley Hospital
Inquest19 June 201911amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneFenella Sinclair6611 April 2019East Sussex
Inquest19 June 20191:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneDenise Hawksworth9523 May 2019Tunbridge Wells Hospital
Inquest26 June 201910:10amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneJoyce Merritt9213 May 2018Tunbridge Wells Hospital
Inquest26 June 201911:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstonePatricia Page775 April 2019Ellenor Hospice
Inquest26 June 201912pmThe Archbishops Palace, MaidstoneDavid Barnes7621 April 2019Sevenoaks
Inquest26 June 20192pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneRaymond Clark4715 April 2019Wilmington
Inquest3 July 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneHelen Shaves4823 November 2018Gravesend
Inquest10 July 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneGeorge Low2214 August 2018Cyprus
Inquest10 July 201912pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneElizabeth Gryntus825 May 2019Tunbridge Wells Hospital
Inquest24 July 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneRoger Packer721 May 2019Tunbridge Wells Hospital
Inquest31 July 201810:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneQuentin Lane389 May 2019Dartford
Inquest21 August 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneSidney Louch813 May 2019Darent Valley Hospital
Inquest4 September 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneGeorge James867 April 2019Darent Valley Hospital
Inquest4 September 201911:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneStephen Ayres4616 May 2019Dartford
Pre inquest review18 - 19 September 201910amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneWilliam Smith361 May 2016Goudhurst
Inquest2 October 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneMichael Outlaw6216 May 2019King's College Hospital
Inquest30 October 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneGeorge Murrell2130 April 2019Tonbridge
Inquest30 October 20192pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneLukasz Kusina264 May 2019The Royal London Hospital