...DRIPPING is a character created by children's author Helen Cresswell, based on an old Midlands saying for a young girl...just thought it was a great name for a character. Helen Cresswell, Nottinghamshire. QUESTION When, where and why......Continue reading about
Byline: By SALLY SMITH CHILDREN'S writer Helen Cresswell - creator of Lizzie Dripping - has left the bulk of her pounds 572...also left pounds 2,000 to cancer charities. CAPTION(S): Author Helen Cresswell...Continue reading about
Helen Cresswell lived in a farmhouse in Nottinghamshire which she shared with a dog called Boris (who featured in The Secret World of Polly Flint) and a Persian cat called Buddle. Other than writing, her chief pleasures were walking, gardening, painting, reading, collecting antiques and browsing through graveyards.