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Chatham and Rochester: River Medway

Scattering Ashes on the River Medway in Kent


LocationChatham Maritime Marina
Area of operationRiver Medway and Rochester
Type of boatFlybridge Rodman Muse 44
Duration of trip1hr or more if required
Capacity of boat10 persons
RefreshmentsCatering can be arranged at additional cost
Additional infoVery experienced in Hindu and Sikh ceremonies.

Ideally suited for the Sikh community in Gravesend.

There is a special viewing platform where larger groups and families with disabled members can gather to watch the ceremony which is completely accessible by car, let us know when filling in the form and we will send details.

Lots of positive reviews – see below

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

Dove ReleaseDove release is available
Cost£380 for up to 10 people for a local Medway scattering
Recording your Scattering

Record a location where you have scattered your loved-one’s ashes so generations to come can find them for all time on The Ashes Register

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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    70 thoughts on “Chatham and Rochester: River Medway

    1. Reply
      Anita - 31st March 2024

      Hello Jane

      We were all very pleased with the way things went yesterday. From the very start , you provided a great service and made a difficult process that bit easier to deal with.

      Everyone loved the boat and especially your’s and Bob’s hospitality. Thank you.

      Anita March 24

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      Malkeet Bhelay - 31st March 2024

      Hello, Jane

      Thank you so much for everything yesterday. It was truly a pleasure meeting you.

      My family was so happy with your kindness, and all your help with Dad’s ashes. Your service is top-notch. Both you and Robert are genuine and a kind-hearted couple.
      Really appreciate all you did for us, especially doing this on the Good Friday holiday.

      Thanks, and kind regards

      Malkeet Bhelay March 24

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      Ramjit - 5th February 2024

      Thank you Bob and Jane for a very memorable day. You conducted the journey for scattering Mum’s asheswith great care and thought and made us all feel at ease . Thank you. Ramjit January 2024

    4. Reply
      Kul - 18th January 2024

      Thank you to Bob and Jane, a truly lovely couple, for ensuring that the scattering of my mum’s ashes on the river at St Mary’s Island went perfectly. The whole experience made the day very special.

      Bob and Jane were always available to answer any queries I had leading up to the day. They put my mind at ease and I never felt I had anything to worry about.

      Thank you for the great service you provided, the send off was just the way my mum and family wanted.

      I would highly recommend using Bob and Jane.

      Thank You again from the The Chauhan Family January 2024

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        Karen Martin - 19th January 2024

        Thank you so much for your kind words and we’re so pleased that you had such a special day. We’ll pass your comments onto Bob & Jane.

    5. Reply
      Karen Little - 22nd November 2023

      We recently met Jane and Bob to arrange a scattering of my father. We went to meet them before the ceremony. We were welcomed like family, got to see the boat and understand how the ceremony would pan out.

      On the day (18.11.23) everything went beautifully and it was a very intimate, dignified, respectful and just the way I wanted it to be for my Dad. Throughout it all Rob and Jane were friendly, calm, respectful and gave us additional support just by being there.

      My young grandchildren joined us for the ceremony and during the trip Jane and Bob both took the time to answer their continuous questions about the boat !

      I am so glad we had the opportunity to meet them during such a difficult time, the scattering gave me the opportunity to say a proper goodbye to my father which up until that point I had been unable to do.

      I would highly recommend Jane and Bob to anyone wanting to scatter ashes in this manner.

      Thank you both – Terry and Karen Little xx

      1. Reply
        Jane R. Ludlow - 12th December 2023

        Thank you Karen and Terry, we are so touched and thank you both, it was so good to help you and your dear family.

    6. Reply
      Rennu - 14th November 2023

      More feedback

      Thank you Bob and Jane ! You both helped us ensure that our beloved Mums final journey went smoothly and with love and on such a beautiful boat.
      From the first day I contacted you to the day of the scattering, you both were exceptional in guiding me with the entire process , always at hand in answering my endless questions and helping me with the logistics of the day.
      We had perfect weather as you had predicted and I would highly recommend your service to anyone looking to scatter their loved ones ashes.
      Thank you once again .

      A local family

    7. Reply
      Rennu - 22nd October 2023

      Dear Jane & Robert,

      Thank you both so much for helping us with Mums final journey.The day was the perfect tribute to her .

      Thank you again,

      Rennu & all the family x October 23

    8. Reply
      NIttan Sethi - 19th October 2023

      We hired Swanning About Charters last Sunday for the purpose of scattering our recently departed dearest mum’s ashes. Both Jane and Bob were sensitive that this was a very sad and emotional occasion for all of us siblings, and they both made us feel very welcome.
      They had in advance emailed us all of the relevant information including directions, legal requirements, safety information, etc which was really handy. Bob ran through all of the safety procedures once we were onboard their beautiful and very clean boat and answered all of our questions. Jane also helped during the ceremony, working with all of us and with the pandit (priest) carrying out the Hindu religious ceremony.
      We were very lucky to have chosen a beautiful afternoon, the sun was shining and the waters were calm. We all remarked that it was the calm and memorable send-off that we had envisaged for our dearest mum.

      Thank you again both Jane and Bob

      With best wishes, Sethi Family 10th October 2023

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      Amit - 27th July 2023

      Words cannot express the support and guidance you provided during such a difficult time.
      My family and I would like to thank you from the bottom of our hearts for helping us in scattering my mother’s ashes.
      From the first phone call until the actual day, you were available for any questions and queries we had, always putting us at ease.
      Your understanding of our cultural & religious needs on the day made it all the more comforting.
      The day turned out lovely and peaceful, exactly as we had wanted it.
      Thank you once again

    10. Reply
      Jaysal - 17th July 2023

      Thanks again. We could not have asked for more. Jaysal July 23

    11. Reply
      Sonia - 17th July 2023

      Thank you so much for your kind, friendly and professional service today. You made us all feel so relaxed and welcome and definitely made the day extra special.
      Sonia July 23

    12. Reply
      Jay Gohil - 20th June 2023

      Good morning Jane and Robert. We received the video, thank you. It was excellent. Also just wanted to say how wonderful you both were yesterday. Made things so much easier, even my family today are raving about your service, it was truly superb , forever grateful I found you guys.
      Jay. June 23

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      Ranu - 12th June 2023

      Jane and Bob
      A huge thanks to the both of you from all the family. Special thanks for taking extra care of my mum by bringing the boat nearer to us so that she didn’t have to walk too far.
      You looked after us right from the entrance to the very end….. you both were amazing, kind and made everything so easy throughout on this very emotional and difficult time. Thank you Jane for your gentle guidance . I will definitely recommend you highly to others.
      Best wishes
      Ranu Phull and family . June 2023

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      Sharon - 31st May 2023

      Dear Jane and Bob, may I thank you for all your help with the arrangements to have the ashes of my Ma, Pa and brother scattered. You were both so kind, understanding, friendly and professional, all of which made the experience even more poignant. “Song and Dance” is a beautiful lady, which you maintain to an extremely high standard. Even though it was a very windy day, Bob managed to sail us into a sheltered area and then the sun broke through the clouds as my sons and I scattered our loved ones’ ashes. As he was a scuba diver, here’s hoping that some of my brother will eventually make his way into the ocean. My sincere thanks, once again. PS Ivy is a gorgeous girl, so affectionate

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      Min - 19th May 2023

      HI Jane and Bob
      We were so pleased with the whole experience on Saturday. Your kindness really helped the girls feel at ease said how comfortable they felt. It was so nice seeing them smile as they spent time on the top deck with Bob.
      Such a wonderful experience and a lovely memory they will hold onto tightly.
      The video that you sent was lovely to share with close family members too.
      You are both amazing, Thank you.



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      Tina - 19th May 2023

      Thanks Jane and Bob,
      It was bit like ripping off a plaster and was much harder than I think any of us had imagined but you guys were faultless and made something that was really difficult , really lovely at the same time.. X Tina…….May 2023

    17. Reply
      Penny Biring - 7th April 2023

      As a family we would like to thank Jane and Bob for making the hardest time for us in losing our dear brother a lovely final goodbye so respectful.
      You were both so lovely to us all on the day and the whole experience was so professional and warm.
      Highly recommend for the Sikh community from the Gravesend area.
      Thank you so much
      From the Biring Family

      1. Reply
        Jane R. Ludlow - 17th April 2023

        Gosh Penny, we saw how much pain your family were experiencing and we hoped to be able to ease it for you. We are both touched by your sweet words.
        Thank you.
        Jane and Robert.

    18. Reply
      Pav - 3rd April 2023

      Swanning About Charters provided me and my family with some of the most wonderful service and support imaginable. Bob and Jane were incredibly kind and accommodating – they made the process stress-free, meaningful, and memorable. I highly recommend them for anyone looking for a beautiful way to honor their loved ones. I didn’t know what to expect from the boat but I can honestly say it’s one of the most beautiful boats I have been on which is well maintained by the owners. Thank you Swanning About Charters!
      Many thanks,

      Pav & Family

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      B - 25th March 2023

      Thank you to Jane and Rob.
      I wanted to express how much we appreciated your help, reassurance, guidance and just professionalism.
      You were amazing and it was the best send off I could have given to my dearest husband which was already a very difficult process. You made us feel at ease and we liked the way it was all conducted, the boat, the location of scattering ashes and.yourselves.
      I will definitely recommend your services.
      Thank You so much.

      1. Reply
        Jane R. Ludlow - 27th March 2023

        Thank you B,
        It was an honour to help you and your lovely family at such a dreadful time.
        Thank you for your kind words, we appreciate them.
        Sincerely J and R.

    20. Reply
      Bal - 22nd March 2023

      “Bob & Jane, just wanted to say a huge heartfelt thanks from all the family. You looked after us all very well; you had my dad’s favourite song on the boat playing; it was an intimate & loving time for the family, and you ensured we were all fine. Special thanks for taking extra care of my mum; grateful that you followed the Sikh traditions at the ceremony. Stay blessed.

      Best regards

      Bal “

    21. Reply
      Herdeep Dhaliwal - 7th October 2022

      Dear Bob & Jane
      A huge thank you for all your help and support that you provided during my gran’s ashes scattering on Sunday 2nd October. Your approach from our first conversation to the very end was amazing, and I couldn’t recommend you highly enough. The boat services and experience were wonderful throughout this difficult time. A huge than you to you both and I will definitely recommend you to anyone in the future.

    22. Reply
      Harvey Virdi - 22nd August 2022

      Hi Bob and Jane

      Just wanted to thank you from the bottom of my heart. It was a glorious Sunday and a very special time on your lovely boat. You both were so kind and made everything so easy.
      Thank you from all of us.

      Best wishes,


    23. Reply
      Kam - 19th August 2022

      Jane and Bob
      Thank you so much for today. What started out as a very dark and painful day turned into something so relaxed and beautiful: just as [our sister] would have wanted it.So perfect. The boat was perfect, as hosts you were perfect and the weather was amazing. Thank you from the bottomof our hearts

    24. Reply
      Sharon Sohal - 19th August 2022

      HI Jane and Bob
      I just wanted to say a big THANK YOU for everything you did for us 24th July. You made it very easy and smooth transition for us, but still it was very emotional and everything was still raw for us all.
      A bib big thank you to you both.

    25. Reply
      Bal & Raj - 28th June 2022

      Dear Jane and Bob
      Thank you so much for all your kindness, attentiveness on the occasion of scattering my mothers ashes. The whole process was done so beautifully and peacefully. Myself and my family are so grateful to you both.

      1. Reply
        Jane R. Ludlow - 30th June 2022

        Thank you Bal and Raj,
        We were pleased to be able to help you and your family, thank you for your kind words, it means a great deal to us.
        With our good wishes Jane and Robert

    26. Reply
      Hinesh - 4th June 2022

      Dear Jane and Robert,
      Thank you for a wonderful and caring ceremony for our late Mother’s ashes.
      Your beautiful private yacht was exactly what we wanted and we are extremely happy we chose you.
      Thank you.

    27. Reply
      Sonal Patel and family - 24th May 2022

      Thank you very much Jane and Bob for your professionalism and kindness over the weekend. Your sensitivity and guidance, your beautiful boat, and the lovely day made for a perfect and peaceful scattering of ashes event for my dad. Your knowledge and respect of Hindu tradition and your consideration for us was so gratefully received. Thank you very much again. Sending you both our warmest wishes.

      1. Reply
        Jane R. Ludlow - 26th May 2022

        Thank you so much Sonal,
        It was a real pleasure to have you and your lovely family on board. Thank you for your kind words, we appreciate them.
        Sincerely Jane and Bob.

    28. Reply
      Inderjit - 28th February 2022

      Thank you so much for the lovely service yesterday. Honestly meant so much to me and my family, you made everything go so smoothly and just being around your lovely wife she had such positive energy which really helped me through the difficult time.

      Inderjit 27th Feb 22

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      Ranjit Dharni - 7th February 2022

      Dear Robert and Jane,

      I wanted to so say how enormously grateful we are to you both; the dignified way you helped with our Dad’s ashes and allowed all our family to take part, was exceptional. It was exactly as you had outlined, it was the perfect ceremony and nothing has been too much trouble from start to finish.

      Thank you again

      Ranjit Dharni & Family

    30. Reply
      Gurdeep Singh - 4th January 2022

      In early January 2022, a few family members boarded the boat which was taken to River Medway to scatter the ashes of our Grandmother. The scattering of ashes was able to be witnessed by a larger family group who were able to watch from the riverside viewing platform.

      I cannot praise this service highly enough, special thanks to Jane and Robert; we felt in good hands from the moment we first called. The boat is very clean and modern. The service with very peaceful and and solemn. This was the most fitting and beautiful farewell.

      I would highly recommend to my family and friends, there’s no better place to go for this service.

    31. Reply
      Karen - 23rd October 2021

      I would recommend Swanning About Charters if you wish to perform the final rites of a loved one locally. It was made all that much easier with Bob and Jane being such a lovely couple. Only ten people can go on the boat but others can watch from the [shore]. The walk for them is 15 to 20 minutes I would say. Remember to give those on the [shore] flowers to put into the water when you immerse the urn so they feel part of the ritual too. Thanks Bob and Jane for making it a smooth day for us.
      Karen October 21

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        Kam - 11th August 2022

        Jane and Bob thank you so much for today: what started out as a very dark and painful day turned into something so relaxed and beautiful; just as our sister would have wanted it. So perfect. The boat was perfect, as hosts you were perfect and the weather was amazing. Thank you from the bottom of our hearts

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      Peter - 23rd October 2021

      Dear Bob & Jane,

      I just felt that I had to thank you once again, you are two wonderful people. It’s often referred to as closure for me its much more, I’m so pleased that I was able to put my brother’s ashes in the place that he loved so much and you made that possible. The picture attached is him in his beloved boat not that far from where we were.

      We wish you all the best for the future.

      David August 21

      PS: Your boat isn’t halve bad either, I’m quite envious.

    33. Reply
      Sheila Langley - 1st September 2021

      Dear Robert & Jane

      Many thanks for making yesterday a most memorable occasion. We weren’t able to have a ‘proper funeral’ back in February, yesterday’s scattering more than made up for that and was completely appropriate on so many levels.

      I and my family were impressed by the attention to detail and caring way in which it was all carried out.

      Again, our grateful thanks.
      With all good wishes,

      Sheila Langley & family. August 21

    34. Reply
      Isha - 20th August 2021

      Jane and Bob allowed our family to have the best send off for our grandmother, they were so professional, respectful and kind and couldn’t have asked for anything more! So so pleased we chose them for our memorable day x

      1. Reply
        Jane R. Ludlow - 29th August 2021

        Thank you Isha, we are so pleased that you feel so positive, it’s just want we want.
        We both send our good wishes and thanks.
        Sincerely Jane and Robert.

    35. Reply
      Rita Nagi - 15th August 2021

      Hello Robert and Jane

      We would like to thank you both so much: it was perfect day for our ceremony. Jane orchestrated our mum’s final journey with such dignity, care and respect. All the family so proud and happy. Thank you once again .
      Warmest wishes

      Rita and all the family August 2021

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      Nick Jaswal - 15th July 2021

      Hi Jane, Bob,

      Thank you for a such a lovely service today. It could not have gone better.

      Nick Jaswal, Mum and Family

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      Chaz Chana - 15th July 2021

      Hi Bob And Jane, We really did not know what to expect today and was very lucky to have met you both Your care, friendliness and knowledge made the whole process much easier to deal with. We all felt at ease as you were both considerate to all of our needs and made this sad time a experience we won’t forget.

      Thank you once again love Chaz xx

    38. Reply
      Ram Das Summan - 28th June 2021

      Last month we scatter our Mother’s Ashes on the River Medway. This was the first death in our family and we really did not know what to expect.

      After my initial call with Bob, it was clear we would be in good hands, and gave me the advice we needed. On the day we were greeted by Jane at the entrance to the marina, she was so warm and caring that it felt like we had known her for years just after a few moments. Both Jane and Bob were very knowledgeable about our faith system and guided us through the whole process.

      I had concerns about how I would lower the urn, how and what you should do etc, Jane knew exactly how to do it and gently guided me through the process. The platform on the back of the boat was ideal and also the safety features.

      Thanks to Rob, Jane, and their Boat, the whole process of scattering our Mother’s Ashes was done with so much love and peace.

      Thank you Bob & Jane

      1. Reply
        Jane R. Ludlow - 28th June 2021

        Thank you Ram, We are so pleased your memories are such good ones. Thank you to your and your lovely family for choosing us to help you. Sincerely Jane and Bo.

    39. Reply
      Raj - 25th June 2021

      My family and I chartered ‘Song and Dance’ on 13th of June 2021 in memory of my late sister to scatter her ashes on River Medway. We would like to thank both Bob and Jane for the par excellence service they provided us with. We really appreciate your thoughtfulness and professionalism and your dedication, especially taking care of my mum in a wheelchair. The whole process from my first call to Bob and Jane enquiring about the service to the actual day of the service was extremely seamless and they made sure everything went smoothly. We were also very impressed with your boat which is lovely. We all had a great experience and words cannot express how grateful our family is for your support, guidance and professionalism in providing a great service. We would highly recommend Swanning About over other charter companies. Thank you once again!

      Raj, Anita & Family

    40. Reply
      Neelam - 16th June 2021

      Hi Bob and Jane

      I wanted to say thank you so much for yesterday. This was an emotional day for us and was the final chapter to say good bye following the passing of my father. You both were very friendly and helped accommodate our needs and provided a dignified service. We hope to see you both again on your beautiful boat but on a much more happier occasion.

      Best Regards

      Neelam 14th June 21

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      Shanti and Family - 14th June 2021

      Hi Bob and Jane,

      Thank you so much for today. Your care, friendliness and kindness made the whole process feel at ease. Thank you for considering our comfort and guiding us throughout and being such pleasant company. We appreciate and are grateful for all your hard work, time and patience. The boat was absolutely spectacular.
      We will definitely leave a review.
      Please take care and never stop smiling. Hope you like the photos.

      Kind Regards,

    42. Reply
      Richard Martin - 9th September 2020

      Dear Bob and Jane.
      My family and I would like to thank you so much for the caring gold star service you
      provided us with on the 27th of August. We all said what a caring and considerate couple you
      are and what a great job you did. We really appreciated your thoughtfulness and
      professionalism under such sad circumstances,
      it made the day much easier to deal with.
      We were also all very impressed with your boat it is lovely.
      We will definitely be seeing you again under happier circumstances. Thank you again.
      Kind regards
      Lorrie August 2020

    43. Reply
      Richard Martin - 9th September 2020

      We booked with Bob and Jane to scatter my dads ashes on the Medway. They were very
      respectful and genuinely cared that everything went as we would have wanted. I can’t praise
      them or recommend them highly enough. Many thanks


    44. Reply
      Richard Martin - 26th August 2020

      “Hi Bob & Jane

      We were very pleased and impressed with the service.

      I was given your details from my cousin who had also recently had to use
      this service. I can say I was not disappointed. The process from start
      to finish was very smooth and left no questions unanswered.

      Very professional and empathetic approach to what was a very personal
      and emotional experience.

      S Jassel
      August 2020

    45. Reply
      Sarve - 20th August 2020

      Hi Bob and Jane,

      We were very pleased and impressed with the service.

      I was given your details from my cousin who had also recently had to use this service. I can say I was not disappointed. The process from start to finish was very smooth and left no questions unanswered.
      Very professional and empathetic approach to what was a very personal and emotional experience.

      Regards, Sarve
      August 2020

    46. Reply
      Jacqui Bryant - 21st July 2020

      Hi Bob & Jane,
      Thank you so so much for today! Everyone said what a wonderful couple you are and what a fantastic job you did! We really appreciate your thoughfulness and professionalism. Feels a huge relief to have scattered the ashes. With very best wishes, Jacqui and Bobby

      1. Reply
        Jane R. Ludlow - 21st July 2020

        That’s very kind, we are so glad our efforts are appreciated and that we were able to help you and your lovely family. Jane and Bob.

    47. Reply
      Jazz - 6th February 2020

      Dear Robert and Jane,

      I just wanted to say a very big thank you for last week. On such a difficult day, your respect, sincerity, understanding and kindness was hugely appreciated. Your personal service helped us give my mother in law a very dignified and honourable service. We didn’t know what to expect of the day and what was needed to be done but you both gave us direction and the strength.

      Once again, many thanks. All the best in the future, Jazz xx

      1. Reply
        Jane R. Ludlow - 2nd March 2020

        Thank you very much for leaving us such a positive message, we both give our clients the very best help and encouragement on such a difficult day and we are so pleased you and your family were satisfied.
        With good wishes Jane and Robert.

    48. Reply
      Bal - 28th September 2019

      Dear Bob and Jane
      Can’t thank you enough for accommodating me and my family on what was a difficult day. Thank you for your attentiveness and consideration, it was so appreciated, nothing was too much of a trouble for you, I hope sometime next year on the anniversary of my dear brothers birthday I can come with some of my family and we can have some better memories to look back on
      Thank you again and God bless you

      1. Reply
        Jane R. Ludlow - 9th October 2019

        Thank you Bal, for the lovely feedback, we really strive to help you feel at ease on such a difficult day.
        We really look forward to seeing you again,
        With our warmest wishes
        Sincerely Jane and Bob.

    49. Reply
      Gurcharan - 9th April 2019

      Dear Robert and Jane,

      I just wanted to say a very big thank you for today. Your warmth, kindness, generosity and sincerity was very much appreciated on what was a very difficult and emotional day for my family.

      Your respect and consideration to our needs was very comforting and the grace shown by you both ensured that the day was memorable for the right reasons and helped to mark the passing of my father with a very dignified and honourable service.

      Wishing you both the best and hopefully, we’ll back with my kids on a more happier occasion.

      Kind regards,
      April 2019

      1. Reply
        Jane R. Ludlow - 11th October 2019

        Thank you so much for such lovely feedback. With our thanks Jane and Robert.

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          Jas - 26th September 2020

          Dear Bob and Jane,
          We would like to thank you both for making this sad occasion a memorable experience. We very much appreciated the time Jane took to explain the process and most importantly how Jane showed the respect towards our Sikh tradition.
          We look forward to using your service on a more happier occasion.
          Kind regards,
          Jas & Nari.

    50. Reply
      Mrs Ram - 10th September 2018

      Today me and my 2 children along with a few close family members bid a final farewell to my husband by scattering his ashes on the River Medway. I can’t thank Bob and Jane enough for making this experience a memorable one. They were professional, kind, friendly and provided great service. They made me and my children feel comfortable and consoled at all times and we knew we were in safe hands. Thank you for being so understanding and doing everything the way which made us happy. We had the most peaceful and beautiful farewell and everything was really appreciated.

      1. Reply
        Jane R. Ludlow - 11th October 2019

        Many thanks Mrs Ram, we really try hard to make your trip with us as personal as possible and we are so pleased you were satisfied.
        With our warmest wishes Jane and Robert.

    51. Reply
      Name - 12th February 2018

      Last June, on a beautiful sunny day, my Mother, Husband and my 2 teenage sons went out on the River Medway to scatter my Father’s ashes. It had taken us a long time to decide what to do with my Father’s ashes and the whole experience was so beautiful and peaceful that this confirmed that we had taken the right decision to ask Bob and Jane to help.
      They were both so welcoming and lovely throughout the whole experience. The boat was clean and comfortable, and we were all given the opportunity to go onto the top deck. We were given the time we needed to say goodbye to my Father and were not hurried in any way. i would like to thank Jane and Bob for all their help and advice.

    52. Reply
      Richard - 24th February 2017

      “Today we went out on the Medway to scatter ashes. Jane and Bob were very accommodating and showed particular sensitivity in the matter. The boat is lovely, both inside and out, and it is well kept and tidy. Jane was very attentive to our needs and, following the ceremony, Bob was kind enough to allow us onto the top deck where he offered information about various local features on the river. We would recommend the service offered. Dr B

      “The level of service we received was excellent. The boat is beautiful and they were really welcoming, professional and very accommodating to our requirements.

      They were very kind, respectful and understanding of our loss. I would highly recommend this service to anyone thinking of scattering their loved ones ashes into the river.
      I did not really have time to grieve for my mother since I had to worry about organising her funeral and by using this service it allowed me to have the opportunity to say goodbye to her properly. Thank you “

      1. Reply
        Jane R. Ludlow - 11th October 2019

        Thank you very much for your warm comment, we are so pleased you were satisfied.
        Robert and I send our warmest wishes and thanks.

      2. Reply
        Jane R. Ludlow - 15th October 2019

        Many thanks, we are both so pleased that you felt your time with us was satisfactory, that’s what we hope to achieve.
        Thank you. Jane and Robert.

        1. Reply
          Bal - 16th March 2023

          Bob & Jane, just wanted to say a huge heartfelt thanks from all the family. You looked after us all very well; you had my dad’s favourite song on the boat playing; it was an intimate & loving time for the family, and you ensured we were all fine. Special thanks for taking extra care of my mum; grateful that you followed the Sikh traditions at the ceremony. Stay blessed.

          Best regards


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