Blackburn Trailer Hire -
Lancashire's Premier Trailer Hire Company

Redcap Garage are a premier trailer hire service in Blackburn. We are based a short drive from Preston, just off junction 6 of the M65. We are a specialists with Trailer Hire in Blackburn and have also accrued over 40 years experience in supplying and fitting trailers and towbar systems.

All of our work is carried out in accordance with NTTA (National Trailer and Towing Association) quality standards as recognised by both the Caravan and Motorhome Club and the Camping and Caravan club.

NTTA Redcap Garage

Our Aim

We pride ourselves on providing faultless customer service. We do not aspire to be the cheapest we want to be the best
NTTA Accredited

There select few centres in the northwest area which are approved by the NTTA and we are the only centre in the Blackburn, Accrington, Burnley and surrounding area’s which are fully quality assured and accredited by the NTTA. All of our work carries a lifetime guarantee using only products from top quality manufacturers such as Brink, Towtrust Westfalia and ECS electronics.

Experienced Staff

We only employ skilled technicians, and not just anyone we can find on minimum wage and we directly employ all of our fitters. We are not a franchise, and we don't contract out any work to third party companies. You will always deal with an experienced member of staff. You will deal with us from your first enquiry, Viewing our range of trailers all the way through to the completion of the work

Transport Solutions

We offer solutions for transporting a large amount of items that wouldn’t otherwise fit in a vehicle, a trailer is a popular, cost-effective choice to make. If you’re interested in using a trailer we can definitely help! Whether you’re moving home, business or even going on holiday; trailers from Blackburn Trailer Hire will make for an ideal service. All our trailers are available to hire at daily, short-term or long-term rates.

Towbar Fitting

Looking to hire one of our trailers but do not have a towbar? Do not fear! We can fit fixed flange, Swan neck, Detachable and Retractable towbars to almost any vehicle, 95% of our installations are carried out using vehicle specific dedicated electrical wiring harnesses and include any reprogramming needed ensuring your manufacturers warranty remains valid and any trailer safety systems are engaged.


Below shows some of our popular trailers. Get in touch with us on 01254 681953 and let us know what your requirments are.

Box Vans

From £ 60 / Weekend
  • Great for storage
  • Secure
  • Ideal for family holidays, weekend trips and the sports enthusiasts

Camping Trailers

From £ 50 / Weekend
  • Perfect for small haulage
  • Variety of models
  • Ideal for camping, general purpose or carrying garden rubbish

Car Transporters

From £ 70 / Weekend
  • Built to tow vehicles
  • Great for car recovery
  • Suitable for a motor enthusiast or for professional use
Lider Trailers
Redcap Garage
North West Trailer Servicing

If you have previously hired a trailer from us, don’t forget we also sell trailers so if you want to make one of them a permanent addition get in touch with us. Much like cars, trailers need to be serviced aswell. Make sure yours is road legal today and get a full NTTA quality secured trailer service.

Why Choose Us?

Trailer and Towing Spares

We provide spares for all the leading trailer manufacturers including: Lider, Graham Edwards, Bateson, Brian James, Indespension, Ifor Williams. Our new towing and trailer spares store has 100’s of towing and trailers spares available not only in-store but online in our eBay retail outlet. Visit the link below to visit our web store

Our Supply

We supply all types of Lider, Woodford Car Transporters, Graham Edwards and Meredith & Eyre trailers. We also have an extensive hire fleet including Car Transporter Trailers, Camping Trailers, Box Trailers and Motorbike Trailers

Trailer Servicing

Your trailer will be serviced by our fully trained engineers in our fully equipped modern workshop, you also have the peace of mind knowing we are an accredited NTTA ‘Quality Secured’ Trailer centre adhering to their code of practice that promotes: Workshop best practice, customer service and professional workmanship.

Lider Trailers

We are the largest stockist of Lider trailers in the UK, for more on our range of Lider trailers visit our Lider page at

Brink certified fitting centre

We are now a Brink certified fitting centre. Brink Towbars are one of the largest European manufacturers of towing systems , we are proud to have been appointed as one of the first certified fitting centres in the UK.

Loan Car Available

Our customers have been coming to us from all over the Northwest and further afield for over 30 years, With this in mind we have a fully insured loan vehicle which you can use to continue your day while we professionally fit your new towbar.

Opening Times

Monday: 08:45 – 17:30
Tuesday: 08:45 – 17:30
Wednesday: 08:45 – 17:30
Thursday: 08:45 – 17:30
Friday: 08:45 – 17:30
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed

Contact Us

Office: 01254 681953
Garage: 01254 675522

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