Scattering Ashes on the River Thames at Kingston and Richmond
|Location||Kingston upon Thames – London / Surrey|
|Area of operation||Kingston upon Thames and Richmond|
|Type of boat||Various passenger boats|
|Capacity of the boats||Up to 40|
|Disabled access||One boat with disabled access, please inform the boat operator when making a booking.|
|Duration of trip||45 minutes.|
|Price||Monday – Friday: £150|
Saturdays, Sundays and Bank Holidays: £170
For bookings between 6pm-8pm a surcharge of £20 will be added.
|Additional information||All religions catered for – Hindu, Sikh, Christian and Non-denominational.|
|Operating months||Available all year weather permitting.|
|Getting there||A short walk up-river from Kingston Bridge|
|Parking||Parking metres on side roads in operations 7 days a week. |
NCP car park 5 minutes walk away.
Private car park opposite the site that holds up to approximately 12 cars, there is a £15 fee for the hire on the entire car park regardless the number of cars, this needs to be booked in advance through the boat operator.
|Dove Release||Dove release is available|
|Ceremony||Help needed with conducting Ashes Puja Ceremony – Hindu Celebrant is available|
|Suitable urn||Scattering ashes directly onto the water can lead to them being blown about which some families may find distressing. We supply a wide range of urns specifically designed for water ceremonies. They are all 100% biodegradable and will dissolve in water – please follow this link: Water urns|
We also supply a range of water ceremony sets which include an urn, flower petals, dissolvable noteless and a certificate to record the ceremony. Our sets and ceremony accessories can be viewed here: Sets and ceremony accessories
- If you would like more information or to enquire about availability, please fill in the form below.
- The boat operator will then contact you directly as soon as they can.
- If you have an urgent request you will be sent the direct telephone number via email as soon as you have submitted the form.
- Please note Scattering Ashes is not the boat operator, filling in the form below is the quickest way to speak with the skipper.