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Trailer Scheme

The Somerset Cricket Board and The Grounds Association are very proud to have two trailers available for clubs to hire, and want to see the trailers continually improved and maintained so that it remains a first class service for clubs.

The Somerset Cricket Board and The Grounds Association are very proud to have two trailers available for clubs to hire, and want to see the trailers continually improved and maintained so that it remains a first class service for clubs.  Many clubs have had great use out of the trailers over the past few years, for support with the autumn renovation, but the SCGA would like to see far more clubs make use of the trailers. The SCB offer the follow options which are detailed below:

Trailer Scheme charges

Full hire (please note there is no longer a ‘without operator’ option)

(please note there is no longer a ‘without operator’ option)

Basic hire cost:  One day trailer hire with equipment for scarifying, picking up, seed, fertiliser and loam spreading. £135 (£115 for South Trailer as club needs to collect trailer from previous club)

Per pitch cost: Operator to work alongside club helpers, operating scarifier exclusively.
Per pitch (up to 12 pitches) – £15
Each additional pitch from 13 onwards – £25

For example:

10 pitch square: £135 (Hire cost) + £150 (10 x £15 per pitch cost) = £285

15 pitch square: £135 (Hire cost) + £255 (12 x £15 per pitch cost + 3 x £25 additional pitch cost) = £390

Scarifying / pick up option

For clubs wishing to use a contractor for all spreading work – seed, fertiliser and loam. This may be an option for large clubs with more than one square.

Basic hire cost: One day trailer with scarifier (plus rotorake brush for Graden on North trailer). £100

Per pitch cost: Operator to transport trailer to and from ground, operating scarifier only.
Per pitch (up to 12 pitches) – £10
Each additional pitch from 13 onwards – £17

For example:

25 pitches over 2 squares: £100 (Hire cost) + £328 (12 x £10 per pitch cost + 13 x £16 additional pitch cost) = £428

Aeration

Pricing and Details TBC Shortly 

Booking Information

There are two trailers available to hire to help ensure this service is readily available for clubs across the county.

To book the trailer in the North & East of the county please contact Phil Mortimer- morts@tiscali.co.uk

To book the trailer in the South & West of the county please email Dave Counsell on David.Counsell@sky.com. Clubs will be responsible to collect and return the trailer from Huntspill & District Cricket Club or the previous club booking

Before making any booking please read the following documents

SGA Trailer Scheme Renovations Guide 

2020 SGA Trailer Renovations Covid-19 Procedures

COVID-19 trailer Risk Assessment