Helen Skelton

Helen's Windy Problem

Posted 10.09.2012 | Home

Having your skirt blown up in public by a freak gust of wind is every girl's nightmare (ok, with the exception of Marilyn Monroe), so we feel for poor...

Here Cometh the Twitter Trolls (Still, Again?)

Nick Armstrong | Posted 12.10.2012 | UK Tech
Nick Armstrong

Remember, there's no such thing as "delete" in social media!

Blue Peter Presenter Becomes Latest Celeb To Leave Twitter Over Abuse

The Huffington Post UK | Charlie Lindlar | Posted 01.08.2012 | UK

Blue Peter presenter Helen Skelton has decided to leave the microblogging site Twitter, claiming her "not very thick skin" meant she could not deal wi...

PHOTO: Heroic Sport Relief Stars Visit Number 10

PA | Posted 30.03.2012 | UK Entertainment

David Cameron welcomed David Walliams, Helen Skelton, John Bishop and Josh Lewsey to Downing Street today to thank them for their Sport Relief fundrai...

Biking, Skiing and Kiting Across Antarctica for Sport Relief

Helen Skelton | Posted 04.05.2012 | Home
Helen Skelton

A lot of people told me it couldn't be done, but when asked if I'd travel across Antarctica by bike, ski and kite to reach the South Pole for Sport Relief, I knew it was a chance I couldn't turn down. Now, 500 miles and 18 days later, here I am, standing at the bottom of the world at the southern most point with a massive smile on my face. I keep grinning because I can't really believe I'm here, I'd pinch myself if my heavily padded mittens permitted it!

Why Is This Woman Spending Christmas In The Antarctica?

PA | Posted 25.12.2011 | UK Entertainment

Daredevil Blue Peter presenter Helen Skelton spent Christmas Day in Antarctica as she prepares for an attempt to become the first person to use a bike...