A fresh, vibrant and positive news website for Huddersfield will launch on Sunday February 7th.
Martin Shaw, an experienced journalist and editor who has worked in Kirklees for 34 years, has set up Huddersfield Hub to be a new voice for the town.
The website will cover local news, business, grassroots sport, what's on and more and will focus on the local community.
Launching in lockdown it will be all about bringing some positivity and hope for the future, combining local news with quality journalism.
Huddersfield Hub is run by a not-for-profit Community Interest Company and will be funded through advertising and sponsorship. Content will be free.
The long-term aim is to provide employment opportunities and training.
The website www.huddersfieldhub.co.uk will be live from Sunday.