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Hellfire Harlots at Nottingham Pride 2016

By Nomzilla. This weekend a few of us Harlots attended Nottingham Pride 2016 to celebrate and support members of the LGBTQIA within our city’s community, while also doing a spot of flyering for our upcoming bout and spreading the word of Roller Derby. This was my first attendance to Nottingham Pride in the 5 years I have… Read more »

Welcome our new A and B squad captains!

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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 »

Happy 80th Anniversary Roller Derby!

Happy anniversary old girl! Yep, roller derby is 80 years old today and we couldn’t be happier. The sport might have had more reinventions and rule changes than Madonna and Lady Gaga have changed their style but we are so happy to be part of something revolutionary that changes everybody it touches… for the better…. Read more »

For many are called but few are chosen

You’ve got the basics, passed Minimum Skills, and now you want to jam or block… but your team wants you to do something different. In my case, I wanted to be a jammer. How do you marry those different ambitions?