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The Somerset Cricket Board would like to advise clubs & schools of the date, time and venue for the Somerset Cricket Groundsmen’s Association AGM. We would like as many groundsmen to attend so the association can continue to grow and provide greater support for clubs across the county after being re-established in 2017.

We are delighted to confirm that we have two confirmed guest (with one more TBC) for this year’s AGM in the form of New head Groundsman at Somerset County Cricket Club Scott Hawkins & IOG Regional Pitch Adviser South West Simon Johnson. Our guests will take part in a Q & A and attendees will have opportunity to raise questions for them in advance and on the day.

There is one vacant officer position on the committee which the association is looking to fill and are seeking additional people to join the general committee to help it to continually grow. If you would like more information on the positions please contact Phil Mortimer on

Somerset Cricket Groundsmen’s Association AGM

10am Sunday 23rd February at The Fox & Goose Inn, Brent Knoll


  • Welcome & Food (Bacon Rolls/Pastries) Please book your attendance here so we know numbers for catering by 18th February
  • Apologies
  • Review of 2019
  • Finance
  • Election of Officers

Chairman (Phil Mortimer- Willing to stand again)
Vice-Chairman- Position Vacant
Secretary (Takes minutes at meetings)- Andy Curtis (Willing to Stand)
General Committee x 3 (Nigel Mortimer, Andrew Fox, Dave Counsell- All willing to stand again)

  • Q & A with Scott Hawkins & Simon Johnson (plus One TBC)
  • 2020 Events- What would you like to see?
  • Any other business


Spring Workshops: March/April 2020- Full Dates and venue to be announced January 2020

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