Meet your Westbury Garage Team at Shrewsbury

James Edwards

Matt Wyatt 

Jo Copnall 

James Edwards
Director

James joined his family business back in 1988 starting at Westbury’s Telford Citroen dealership helping run both the service & sales departments. Success soon came with the Telford team winning a top customer service award beating over 100 other dealers. From 1994 he helped run the Shrewsbury Saab, Chrysler, Jeep & Daihatsu franchises with his brothers completing numerous courses at the relevant manufacturers training centres.
Outside the motor trade he might be found in some remote spot, this included the top of Kilimanjaro raising money for local charities a few years ago. Photography is a recent passion and a finding a rare Saab 96 V4 that Westbury sold in 1972 (see blog!)

Matt Wyatt
Service Manager

Matt joined Westbury over 8 years ago having optained a level 3 diploma and completing a vast amount amount of motor management courses! He also had a number of years working with VW Audi/Vauxhall and is very much into his football supporting a top premiership club . He loves to escape to Canada on a regular basis with his family, visiting its spectacular scenery and willderness, all the better if there is no phone signal!

Jo Copnall
Accounts & Marketing

Having come from a banking background Jo started working for Westbury in 2002 as an administration assistant for our sales department. In 2011 she moved to accounts and marketing. Out of work she may be found enjoying a fine wine looking out to sea on the welsh coast.

Max Bolton   Stuart Davies Paul Grocott 

Max Bolton

Max looks after the parts operation and is likely to be one of the first to greet you as a customer when you visit the garage. Out of work he can be found organising stages at music festivals or setting up a Jazz concert at his families venue in South Shropshire.

Stuart Davies

Stuart joined Westbury 13 years ago. Stuart after completing his level 3 NVQ carried on to complete numerous courses for Chrysler, Jeep & Chevrolet . He enjoys getting away at weekends with his family with interests in football and cars.

Paul Grocott

Paul recently joined Westbury in 2015. After finishing his level 3 NVQ training he went onto 8 years with Peugeot and Citroen, following this he worked with road side assistance throughout Shropshire.
In his spare time he likes nothing better than escaping on his mountain bike up the Wrekin or over the Longmynd.

 Phil Jones Burt the Bear 

Phil Jones

Phil joined Westbury 16 years having completed a level 3 NVQ. He went to achieve the highest achievable Saab gold standard award, this involved several weeks of intense Saab training including all levels of diagnostics and electrics.  He is also a qualified air conditioning specialist & convertible roof engineer.
He likes nothing better in his spare time to get out cycling & getting involved with amateur football.

Birt the Bear

Birt first appeared at Westbury in 1994 as part of a Jeep fishing promotion. He is always happy to meet customers in the waiting area and is a truely valued member of the team!!