Posts By: Louisa Ellins

Welcome our new A and B squad captains!

Taz

Better late than never! We are incredibly pleased to announce our A and B Squad captains for the first quarter of 2016! It’s time to find out who is leading us in to battle for our bouts in the first part of the year and what they think about it all… A Team Captain –… Read more »

My Twin is a Roller Derby Skater

My twin sister and I are close. Usually whatever the one does the other does too, we had the same hobbies, the same friends, similar degrees and now work in similar careers in marketing. Smile! No, sparrow face! No? DAMNIT! #sisters #twins #selfie #henparty #sparrowface A photo posted by Louisa Ellins (@killherinstinct) on Jul 11,… Read more »

Harlots Review of The Year

The Ruth Fairy

By The Ruth Fairy 2015 has been a pretty big year for the Harlots so let’s take a moment to reflect on some of the best parts of the year. Our A team has been kept very busy with lots of bouts (14 in total!) both home and away. We competed in Tier 2 North… Read more »

(Not so) Innocent Knitters

By Louisa Ellins The Nottingham Hellfire Harlots are proud to be a diverse group of people and in that diversity includes people who are really quite crafty and good at making things as well as those of us who really have to try super hard just to come away with something to take home to… Read more »

An Open Letter to our Sparks, and other Freshie Skaters

Dear Freshies, If you’re reading this, you’ve probably laced up a pair of skates very recently, and are now completely and irrevocably in love with roller derby. Good for you! Its new skaters that keep derby alive, and I was one myself not that long ago (I’m not even a year on skates yet). I… Read more »