Bridgewater Cruises

Cruises on the historic Bridgewater canal

Afternoon Tea Cruises

Our afternoon tea is an excellent way to enjoy a relaxing cruise along the historic Bridgewater canal whilst enjoying top quality food. With nearly everything made from scratch in the galley on board, we are sure you will not be disappointed.

Afternoon Tea consists of:

A selection of freshly made sandwiches and a slice of savoury quiche


Homemade Scones served with Jam and Clotted Cream


A selection of homemade cakes and pastries


All served on a traditional tiered tea stand with tea or filter coffee.


Adults £22.00 
 Children (under 12) £12.00

Cruises depart at 1pm unless otherwise stated

Cruise lasts 2 hours.
Licensed bar on-board


All our public cruises depart from the hump back bridge ,Worsley village, M28 2PD



Please note the following Important Information:


Regrettably we cannot guarantee that any of our dishes are completely free from traces of nuts.
Please advise us if you have any food related allergies or dietary requirements.

We reserve the right to vary the route of the trip for any  at the discretion of the skipper,  who shall be in full charge of the vessel.

Car parking at the point of embarkment is at the owners own risk and must not cause obstruction to local properties.

The vessel will depart promptly at the stated time, It is the party's responsibility to arrive prior to this.  No refunds or amendments will be given for late arrival.

No refunds or amendments will be given for change in passenger numbers unless we are notified 24 hours before the cruise.

Cancellation /re-scheduling policy of 48 hrs apply


Our upcoming dates:


Afternoon Tea Dates 2018


Saturday 24th February

Saturday 3rd March - Fully Booked 


Monday 5th March 

(Cruise towards Astley - Return)

Saturday 10th March

 (Cruise towards Astley - Return)


Friday 30th March (Good Friday)

Monday 2nd April (Bank Holiday)

Friday 6th April

Saturday 7th April - Fully Booked

Tuesday 10th April

Thursday 12th April

Wednesday 18th April

Friday 20th April 

Monday 23rd April

Friday 27th April

Tuesday 1st May

Wednesday 2nd May

Friday 4th May

Saturday 5th May

Monday 7th May

Friday 11th May

Thursday 17th May

Friday 18th May

Saturday 19th May

Monday 21st May

Tuesday 22nd May

Monday 28th May (Bank Holiday)

Wednesday 30th May

Thursday 31st May

Friday 1st June

Monday 4th June

Thursday 7th June

Friday 8th June

Wednesday 13th June

Thursday 14th June

Friday 29th June

Tuesday 3rd July

Wednesday 4th July

Wednesday 11th July

Thursday 12th July

Monday 16th July

Tuesday 17th July

Friday 20th July

Monday 23rd July

Wednesday 25th July

Monday 30th July

Thursday 2nd August

Friday 3rd August

Monday 6th August  

Friday 10th August

Tuesday 14th August

Wednesday 15th August 

Monday 20th August 

Thursday 23rd August 

Friday 24th August 

Tuesday 4th September

Wednesday 5th September

Friday 7th September

Monday 10th September 

Friday 14th September 

Thursday 20th September

Friday 28th September 

Tuesday 2nd October 

Thursday 4th October

Friday 12th October

Monday 15th October

Thursday 25th October

Friday 26th October

Friday 2nd November

Monday 5th November

Friday 9th November

Wednesday 14th November


Mid November - December Festive Afternoon Tea (Dates to be released mid June)


All cruises depart at 1pm and last 2 hours