Lowestoft: Norfolk and Suffolk Broads

Scattering Ashes on the Norfolk Broads

LocationSomerleyton, Suffolk (between Lowestoft and Great Yarmouth)
Area of operationNorfolk and Suffolk Broads – River Waveney
Type of boatBroadland Grebe. Traditional vintage Broads motor cruiser built in 1958.
Duration of tripAs required, usually 1-2 hours but longer by prior arrangement.
OpenDue to weather conditions we operate May- end of October.
Capacity of boat4/5 plus crew of 2
RefreshmentsLight refreshments can be arranged on board or at local pub in Somerleyton.
Suitable urnsScattering 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

CostFrom £150 depending upon services required.
Company commentsWe are able to provide a bespoke ashes scattering ceremony on the Broads from a vintage wooden Broads motor cruiser.

Ceremonies can be conducted by a Church of England minister or trained civil celebrant.

Although based at Somerleyton, we can cover other areas of the Broads by prior arrangement (additional fees may apply).

Due to weather conditions we operate May- end of October.

Disabled AccessNot available on board
ParkingCan be arranged at Somerleyton


Next Steps… 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.

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