Author: Helen Robinson

After a love of Tony Harrison's poetry brought Helen to Leeds to study English in 2001, it might be fate that she moved to Beeston a few years later. Now she juggles running two businesses with being a parent and writing for South Leeds Life and The Culture Vulture. Helen also runs the South Leeds Mumbler website ( ) and Facebook community for parents in and around South Leeds, and is a Parent Rep on the Leeds Maternity Voices Partnership (MVP) committee.
Blossom Crosby with her gold medals

Triple Gold World Championship Wins for 5 year old BJJ Star

Five-year old Blossom Crosby from Middleton has won three Gold medals at the 2019 Elite Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Junior World Championships. Blossom stormed to victory, winning all her matches without dropping a single point. The Junior World Champ secured a decisive win in each of her medal-winning matches through arm bar

Cottingley Primary Academy students perform with MC Grammar

Children from Cottingley Primary Academy took to the stage on Monday 24 June to perform live with MC Grammar, who has recently featured on BBC Breakfast, This Morning and The Ellen Show after going viral for rapping The Gruffalo while reading to his daughter. The children are also participating in