A regional daily’s head of content has taken over as its editor following her predecessor’s departure.
Laura announced her new position in a post on Twitter, in which she also revealed the YEP would be running a special edition tomorrow marking 100 years since the founding of Leeds United Football Club.
— Laura Collins (@LauraCollinsYPN) October 16, 2019
She wrote: “I’m delighted to announce I’ve been appointed as the new editor for [the YEP].
“To celebrate here is a sneaky peek of something special.”
Laura has served as head of content for Post owner JPIMedia since September 2018.
The role has seen work for the YEP, as well as its sister titles the Yorkshire Post, Sheffield daily The Star and other weekly newspapers across Yorkshire.
HTFP has approached both Laura and JPIMedia for a comment.