Investigations and inquests in North West Kent

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

Inquests for this area are normally held at County Hall, Maidstone unless otherwise stated.

The Senior Coroner for this area is Roger Hatch.

Contact us

Coroner's officers - calls reporting a new death or relating to a current case:

Telephone: 03000 41 05 02 (available Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm)
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 (available Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm)
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.

boTypeDateTimePlace of inquestNameAge Date of death Place of death
Pre inquest review4 March 202110:30amCounty Hall, MaidstoneJennifer Lewis4531 July 2017Darent Valley Hospital
Inquest4 March 20212pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneJack Livingston4126 December 2020Kings College Hospital
Inquest4 March 20213pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneTerence Tuck8011 January 2021Tunbridge Wells Hospital
Inquest4 March 20214pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneEdward Bingham7718 January  2021Tunbridge Wells Hospital
Inquest12 March 202110amCounty Hall, MaidstoneIan Moore


7 December 2020Darent Valley Hospital
Inquest12 March 202110:30amCounty Hall, MaidstoneHassis Hassan6225 January 2021Gravesend
Inquest12 March 202111:15amCounty Hall, MaidstoneColin Attwood8615 January 2021Cranbrook
Inquest12 March 202112pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneDavid Pearce756 January 2021Darent Valley Hospital
Inquest12 March 20212pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneGerald Langley-Smith9317 January 2021Tunbridge Wells Hospital
Inquest12 March  20212:30pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneKenneth Elnaugh6126 January 2021Tunbridge Wells Hospital
Inquest17 March 202110amCounty Hall, MaidstonePhilip Millington5323 June 2020Tunbridge Wells
Inquest19 March 202110:30amCounty Hall, MaidstoneTomasz Franczak4128 November 2020Gravesend
Inquest19 March 202111:30amCounty Hall, MaidstoneJean Ebdon8122 December 2020Tunbridge Wells Hospital
Inquest 19 March 20212pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneChristina Martin6318 January 2021Tunbridge Wells Hospital
Inquest31 March 202110:30amCounty Hall, MaidstoneDavid Boaler4415 October 2020Wrotham
Inquest31 March 202110:30amCounty Hall, MaidstoneReece Watson2215 October 2020Wrotham
Inquest31 March 20212pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneKathryn Knight4026 November 2020A21 Kent
Inquest1 April 202110:30amCounty Hall, MaidstonePamela Wickens886 September 2020Darent Valley Hospital
Inquest8 April 202110amCounty Hall, MaidstoneIrene James8913 January 2021Brighton
Inquest22 April 202110:30amCounty Hall, MaidstoneGordon Cook9022 January 2021Tunbridge Wells Hospital
Inquest29 April 202110:30amCounty Hall, MaidstoneAlan Alexander8012 January 2021Tunbridge Wells Hospital
Inquest29 April 202112pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneWilliam Smith6716 February 2021Tunbridge Wells Hospital
Inquest29 April 20212pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneDerek Crosby8710 January 2021Tunbridge Wells Hospital
Inquest6 May 202110:30amCounty Hall, MaidstoneRobert Rich501 January 2021Greenhithe
Inquest21 May 202110:30amShepway Centre, Oxford RoadAndrew Betts6125 November 2020Cranbrook
Inquest27 May 202110:30pmCounty Hall, MaidstoneDavid Woodcock492 February 2021Darent Valley Hospital