Helen was born in Newcastle and is dyslexic.
As a child, she developed a passion for everything historic including British History. Helen holds a BSc (Hons) in Health and Human Sciences (Medical Anthropology), and is still passionate about history. She will be embarking on an Open University Masters in History (British and Irish 1750 -1950) from October 2019.
She currently works for a local charity in Social Prescribing. Helping people in ill health access to welfare rights, social activities, housing, and the arts.
The rich heritage of the Newcastle and North Shields areas are of interests to her and she can’t wait to see what is uncovered.
Would you like to volunteer with us?
We are looking for volunteer researchers to join our existing team and help find the stories that will be central to our exciting new project.
We are also looking for some whizz kids that love new technology to help us create some amazing digital content.
Please get in touch via email if you’d like to find out more.