Helen Cooke: Jubilee Sports Day

Helen was born in 1969 in Surrey. She attended mainstream primary and secondary schools, going on to University from her Grammar school.

Here Helen talks about feeling included in Sports at school.

  • Helen Cooke
  • Helen Cooke


I was incredibly happy at Lee Common, and was treated no differently. I was included in absolutely everything and I do remember, for the Jubilee Sports Day in 1977, and obviously I couldn't do a lot of the races, but they found me a role of handing the medals out, so I was just always included in everything.

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