Phillipa Vincent-Connolly is an historian, author, educator, historical consultant and a disabled broadcaster with cerebral palsy. As an academic she has written extensively on disability throughout history and is a recognised expert on the Tudor and Victorian periods, working as a consultant on historical dramas. She is interested in both physical and learning disability encompassing royal and ordinary people's lives - the subjects of her latest publications. She is also an expert on clothing of the Tudor period. Phillipa is a public speaker and regularly lectures online. She has written seven historical fiction and factual books with an eighth coming out in 2021.