Warning: this episode discusses substance abuse and violence. Across her career so far she has visited schools, workplaces, government agencies and the White House to enact change... which all started after she was asked to do a TED Talk about disability and design. Have you ever wondered what actually happens when you win the lottery? Each guest talks through the biggest changes they have overcome in childhood and adulthood, and how they effect change. DJ Annie Macmanus chats to artists, writers, musicians and a host of fascinating people about CHANGE. The podcast explores how change punctuates our lives, how it can totally derail us and define who we are. The podcast explores how change punctuates our lives, how it can totally detrail us and define who we are. Follow Candice: @CandiceBrathwaite on Instagram. Annie delves into his past to discover how he does it. The statute rested on the fourth plinth in Trafalgar square and proved quite the subversive neighbour to the other male war heroes depicted on the other plinths. Her film, ‘For Sama’, is a love letter from a young mother to her daughter - and in this conversation with Annie, she reveals the moments of change in her eventful life, capturing stories of loss, laughter, sacrifice and survival. Annie finds out how these two moments - the first day at school and that defining talk - has impacted her life, and many others, for the better. In this unique and revealing conversation, Nigel tells Annie how he was groomed into the National Front as a teenager, when he was at his most vulnerable after his Mother’s death, and how after over 20 years in the far-right, he finally managed to escape. DJ Annie Macmanus chats to artists, writers, musicians and a host of fascinating people about CHANGE. Expand your knowledge with some of these, inspired by our conversation: “There’s nothing more powerful than an idea whose time has come” - Victor Hugo, Historian David Olusoga’s work can be read here, SARI (Stand Against Racism & Inequality): sariweb.org.uk/. In this woozy, late night chat with Annie, he discusses that night and its impact on his life, of those around him, and what needs to change, right now. If you would like to find out more about Alison you can go to: Alison is a full member of the Mouth and Foot Painting Artists, that would be fantastic, website link - mfpa.uk. Tammie tells Annie why, despite her experience that day, which sadly ended with one fatality, she is still in love with flying and how she now uses her flying skills to help people in need by volunteering for the nonprofit organisation, Angel Flight. In this wonderfully compelling conversation, The Booker Prize winning author opens up to Annie about her childhood, going to the Youth Theatre, losing herself in a toxic relationship with another woman and her hopes for the future of society.