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 August 201910amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneAlan Cowdry4225 May 2019Gravesend
Inquest28 August 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneDavid Saunders2827 June 2018B2026 Main Road, Edenbridge
Inquest4 September 201910:15amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneFrederick Sowrey9624 July 2019Tunbridge Wells 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
Inquest4 September 20191:15pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneMichelle Forsdick4513 June 2019Dartford
Inquest4 September 20192pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneKaty Eardley429 April 2019Greenhithe
Inquest4 September 20193pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneEdward Whiteman8711 July 2019Darent Valley Hospital
Inquest11 September 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneHarjit Mann6620 June 2019Gravesend
Inquest11 September 201911:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneJames Bell3823 June 2019Wrotham Heath
Inquest11 September 201912:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone Brenda Simmons8516 June 2019Tunbridge Wells Hospital
Inquest11 September 201912:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneAndrew Godwin581 August 2019Darent Valley Hospital
Inquest11 September 201912:45pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneClive Seal748 August 2019Tunbridge Wells Hospital
Inquest11 September 20191:30pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneColin Smithers382 July 2019Tunbridge Wells
Pre inquest review18 - 19 September 201910amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneWilliam Smith361 May 2016Goudhurst
Inquest25 September 201911:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneGuy Bennett3728 June 2019Dartford
Inquest2 October 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneMichael Outlaw6216 May 2019King's College Hospital
Inquest2 October 201912pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneFreddie McLennan1910 June 2019Bolivia
Inquest2 October 20191pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneNicholas Turner2323 July 2019Tunbridge Wells
Inquest9 October 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneDennis Conyon8421 January 2019Tunbridge Wells Hospital
Inquest16 October 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneRuth Felton6810 March 2019Hadlow
Inquest23 October 20192pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneSubhash Pai3727 July 2019Tunbridge Wells
Inquest30 October 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneGeorge Murrell2130 April 2019Tonbridge
Inquest30 October 20192pmThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneLukasz Kusina264 May 2019The Royal London Hospital
Inquest6 November 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneDenis Collins7230 June 2019Tonbridge
Inquest6 November 201911:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneGeorge Somerset2020 July 2019Hildenborough
Inquest20 November 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneSukh Mati Limbu8221 July 2019A26 Tonbridge Road
Inquest20 November 201911:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneStuart Floyd6926 July 2019Dunton Green Railway Station
Inquest27 November 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneGregory Clarke458 July 2019Northfleet
Inquest4 December 201910:30amThe Archbishop's Palace, MaidstoneDarcy-May Bruce-Lawrence2029 June 2019Dartford