Our History

1985 – The Company was Founded

R N Wooler & Co Ltd was founded by Company Directors Mr. Norman Wooler and Mrs. Margaret Wooler.

1986 – R N Wooler’s First Residential Project

The conversion of the Baptist Chapel in Newsholme into apartments.

1988 – First Housing Development

R N Wooler’s first new housing development at Ridgeway Mount in Keighley.

1989 – R N Wooler’s Longest Serving Employee

Site Manager, David Kettlewell, started with the company. To date David is
R N Wooler’s longest serving employee.

1992 – A Family Business

Gareth and Andrew Wooler started Saturday work as young teenagers, gaining hands on experience in all aspects of construction.

1993 – Wooler HQ

The construction of Florence House brought forth the launch of the Wooler headquarters.

1996 – Client Loyalty

R N Wooler’s first association with Timothy Taylors. To this day a loyal and appreciated client.

1997 – R N Wooler Expansion

Expansion of Wooler HQ with the addition of the specialist joinery workshop.

1999 – Building Lasting Customer Relationships

R N Wooler’s first association with Wm Morrison Supermarkets Plc. Still today R N Wooler are one of Wm Morrison Supermarkets Plc’s few principle contractors.

2001 – The Royal Family

Mr. Norman Wooler is invited to meet His Royal Highness Prince Charles at Timothy Taylors.

2002 – The Family Business Grows

Rebekah Wooler joins her parents and brothers in the company.

2005 – 20 Year Anniversary

R N Wooler celebrates 20 years in business and Alice Wooler joins her parents and siblings in the company.

2007 – Company Directors

Andrew and Gareth Wooler are appointed as Company Directors.

2007 – Florence House Expansion

Florence House is extended to accommodate increased staff and associated resources.

2008 – Overcoming Challenges

The R N Wooler team worked tirelessly to reopen the specialist joinery workshop following a fire at the facility.

2013 – Contracts Director

Gary Sollitt is appointed as Contracts Director.

2015 – 30 Year Anniversary

R N Wooler celebrates 30 years of successful business.

2018 – Further Expansion of R N Wooler

Clarkson House is opened for further expansion of the business. Named after long serving, dedicated Company Secretary, Sheila Clarkson.

ridgeway mount
house building
toy truck building site
building a roof
sandpit digging
a family business
wooler sign
building site
Timothy Taylor brewery
margaret and norman wooler
clarkson house
women in building industry
boys and cement
norman wooler
family business
construction of florence house
wooler HQ
new company directors
morrisons southport building
Best Fresh Look Project 2017
opening of clarkson house