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Posted: Thursday 19th May 2022

Tigers team up with Smiths Hire

Castleford Tigers are delighted to welcome national equipment and tool hire firm, Smiths Hire, as official club commercial partners until the end of the 2023 season.

Castleford Tigers are delighted to welcome national equipment and tool hire firm, Smiths Hire, as official club commercial partners until the end of the 2023 season.

With depots across the North of England, Smiths Hire are quickly building a national reputation for quality hire equipment delivered with outstanding customer service!

In April 2021, Smiths Hire opened their sixteenth ‘Hire It’ centre in Castleford on Willowbridge Way, just off Whitwood Common Lane, supporting their other regional depot across in Leeds. Both depots provide employment opportunities to the local area which is a core ethos of this family firm. Stocking a comprehensive fleet of Powered Access machines and the larger plant such as site dumpers and diggers as well as a vast range of top quality branded small tools. Smiths Hire is the ‘go-to place’ for large construction businesses, local tradesmen and the home owner ‘do it yourself’ market.

Smiths Hire Directors Sean Mercer and David Turner are delighted to become partners of Castleford Tigers and said: “We’re a business that understands the importance of sport to a local community and the Castleford Tigers are a classic demonstration of this. Everyone in the town follows the club religiously and we’re delighted to join them on the next stage of their journey.”

Everyone in the town follows the club religiously and we’re delighted to join them on the next stage of their journey.

Head of Commercial Partnerships at the Tigers, Craig Jeffels proudly welcomed the latest addition to our club’s commercial family saying: “We are delighted to welcome Smith’s Hire to the Tigers until the end of the 2023 season as official club partners.

“As a well-established and highly regarded hire company with branches across the North West and two local branches in Morley and Castleford, the partnership is a perfect fit and one that can elevate the products and services of Smith’s Hire across all depots.

“The company share the same family values and ethics as we do here at the Tigers, and I look forward to working alongside Sean, David and the team at Smiths Hire to create a long and successful partnership."