Dewsbury is a historic mill town famous for its wool production in the 19th Century. It is also classed as a minster town and is situated near the river Calder.
Dewsbury is the largest town in the Heavy Woollen District, a conurbation of small mill towns. It has a population of around 65k.
Construction on the FibreNation network is already underway and started in Summer 2019. It is expected to be completed by 2022.