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Maldon: Essex

Scattering on the Thames Estuary Maldon, Essex Location Maldon, Essex Area of operation Blackwater Type of boat  Thames Sailing Barge Duration of trip 2-4 hours Capacity of boat 50 Refreshments Lunches, Afternoon Teas or self-cater.  Licensed Bar. Additional info The whole barge can be hired privately. Ceremony Scattering ashes directly onto the water can lead to […]

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St Bartholomew the Great, West Smithfield, City of London

Soon you be able to inter your ashes in one of London’s oldest churches St Bartholomew the Great in West Smithfield  They are awaiting enough reservations to then commission it. The niche columbarium. The niche system, will include decorative coloured stone plinths, that will compliment the design of the church. It will comprise 196 niche chambers with […]

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Greenhithe near Gravesend: Thames – Kent

Scattering Ashes Gravesend Location Greenhithe in Kent Area of operation Greenhithe/ Gravesend/ Erith – other destinations are available along the river Thames subject to additional costs. Type of boat Charter Duration of trip As required Capacity of boat 12 Ceremony Scattering ashes directly onto the water can lead to them being blown about which some families may […]

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Celebrant Organisations

Looking for some help in giving a loved one a send off, want to make it more of an event? Can’t think of the right words? Or never been comfortable speaking in public? Have a look at the following: British Humanist Association Funeral Celebrants BHA, 1 Gower Street, London, WC1E 6HD Tel: 020 7079 3580 […]

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Celebrant: Glynes Mewton, Nationwide

Name: Glynes Mewton Base: North London South Hertfordshire Area covered: Nationwide Description of service: Glynes Mewton is a compassionate individual who helps people on their carry out dignified scattering or interring ceremonies from , boat services to wood scatterings. All services offered. From the celebrant:  Together we can design a fitting tribute to your loved […]

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Ashes into Fireworks: Affordable display

Ashes into Fireworks Ashes into fireworks: Professional firework displays incorporating ashes are a fantastic way to celebrate the life of a loved one. They are truly fantastic events, scattering the ashes over the heavens. It is a scattering ceremony that will stay forever in the memory. We have a range of options for you. Advantages […]

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Hindu Funeral Ashes: why the Thames?

  Any population who migrates to a different country, to a certain extent, will have to assimilate their customs and traditions into the adopted country, Hindus and  Hinduism is no different. According to the UK census of 2001 there are just over half a million Hindus in the UK although some estimates go much higher. […]

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Thank Kew – Scattering at Kew Gardens

  Kew Gardens: permit ashes to be scattered. This can be arranged via the Development Officer by emailing commemorative@kew.org or by calling 020 8332 3248 . It can be done on any day, and while there is no specific notice period the earlier the better as only one scattering per day is permitted. Family and friends […]