Our History 1961 Woodway Motors first established as a garage in Woodway Lane by Ray Skelhon and his father. 1972 Woodway moved to existing site and diversified into vehicle recovery and gritting on behalf of the local council. 1978 Purchased first Whelen light for own recovery vehicle. 1979 Became UK distributor of Whelen equipment, supplying police, fire and ambulance services. 1980 First mast system. 1995 Sole licensed manufacturer of Whelen products. 1999 ISO 9001 registration. 2000 First LED liberty lightbar introduced by Whelen. 2001 40th Anniversary. 2014 Sepura distributor agreement for accessories. 2016 Latest factory facilities. 2018 Trakm8 distribution contract signed for exclusivity in the emergency services.