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Wigan Pier, Lancashire: Leeds to Liverpool Canal

LocationCruises from Wigan Pier, Wallgate, Wigan, Lancashire
Area of operationThe Leeds and Liverpool Canal from Wigan.
Type of boatPassenger Trip Boat
Duration of trip 2 Hours.
Capacity of boat36 Passengers
RefreshmentsTea and Coffee and a fully licensed, well stocked bar.
Additional infoThis location is ideal for Hindus or Sikh families as the water does  flow. There are food & buffet options and a stereo system on-board. The trip from Wigan Pier goes through the beautiful Douglas valley to Dean Lock at Gathurst. It is a fully heated, safe and spacious cabin (see picture below) and they operate daytime & evening cruises. There is a toilet on-boardFree parking is close by and there is a train station within 5 minutes walking distance from the boat.
CeremonyScattering 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 the link: Water Urns

We also supply a water ceremony set which includes a water urn, flower petals for scattering, Promises – dissolvable notelets for scattering with the ashes, a certificate to record the ceremony, and our award winning (and rated 5* on Amazon) guide book: follow the link – 4th Ceremony Set

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To make an enquiry please fill in the form below with your preferred date and number of people attending the scattering, please make sure you include a contact number as the boat company will call you directly to discuss your requirements:

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Do you need us to supply a water urns ? These are an additional cost to the boat and we will contact separately about these.

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