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Trailer Scheme

The Somerset Cricket Foundation 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.

Trailer Scheme charges

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

One day trailer hire with equipment for scarifying, picking up, seed, fertiliser and loam spreading. Our operator will work alongside club helpers, operating scarifier exclusively.

Basic hire cost:
£150

Per pitch cost:
£20 per pitch (up to 12 pitches)
£30 per additional pitch from 13 onwards

For example:

10 pitch square: £150 (Hire cost) + £200(10 x £20 per pitch cost) = £350
15 pitch square: £150 (Hire cost) + £240 (12 x £20 per pitch cost + 3 x £30 additional pitch cost) = £480

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.

One day trailer with scarifier (plus rotorake brush for Graden on North trailer). Operator to transport trailer to and from ground, operating scarifier only.

Basic hire cost: £115

Per pitch cost:
£15 per pitch (up to 12 pitches)
£20 per additional pitch from 13 onwards

For example:

25 pitches over 2 squares: £115 (Hire cost) + £440 (12 x £15 per pitch cost + 13 x £20 additional pitch cost) = £555

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

Before making any booking please read the following documents

2021 SGA Trailer Scheme Renovations Guide

2021 SGA Trailer Renovations Checklist for Clubs