Chelmer Cruises - Contact Us

For bookings and any other enquiries:

Tel: 01245 226245 or email

Del Boswell
Trip Boats Manager

Sarah Phillips
Trip Boat Bookings


Sue Clift
Trip Boat Catering

Jane Basil
Heybridge Basin Kiosk Manager

Ron Abbott
Skipper (Blackwater Dawn)
Richard Sowerby
Skipper (Blackwater Dawn)
Richard Stevenson
Pete Bethge
Crew (Blackwater Dawn)
Chas Bowen-Davies
Steve Cox
Bob Crow
Eve Sullivan

Essex Waterways

See contact details for other Essex Waterways staff.

Group Bookings

Charter one of our boats for your group outing or celebration or book now: Download the booking form

One Hour Boat Trips

Regular boat trips depart from Paper Mill Lock in Chelmsford and Heybridge Basin in Maldon. Find out more about our one hour boat trips.


See location map for Chelmer Cruises.

Contact Us

To find out more about booking any of the vessels, call Sarah Phillips on 01245 226 245 during office hours or email