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Wigan Pier, Lancashire: Leeds to Liverpool Canal

Location Cruises from Wigan Pier, Wallgate, Wigan, Lancashire
Area of operation The Leeds and Liverpool Canal from Wigan.
Type of boat Passenger Trip Boat
Duration of trip  2 Hours.
Capacity of boat 36 Passengers
Refreshments Tea and Coffee and a fully licensed, well stocked bar.
Additional info This 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.
Ceremony 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 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

Cost £260 
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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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