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Philippa Willitts

Philippa Willitts is a freelance writer, editor and proofreader who writes a lot about women and disabled and LGBT people. As well as writing for Now Then, she is the editor of Global Comment and does comms work as well as whatever freelance commissions come her way. She is an activist and campaigner who also loves Sheffield, the seaside, her friends, craft beer and good food.

As power prices rise, join the Big Power Off

Almost 35% of Sheffield households are set to be in fuel poverty when energy prices go up next month – one local campaign group is encouraging everyone to join the #BigPowerOff.

The disability sport that’s improving lives

“I am spoken to as an athlete, not someone with disabilities. Boccia is a professional sport and I feel respected when on court and off court,” says Sheffield boccia player Amy Darlow.