9 episodes

Just when you think you’ve got life sorted, somebody – or something - throws you a curve ball. Every day we encounter unexpected events that change what we do, how we think and who we are; but it’s how we deal with those moments that really matters. 


Hosted by Stylist, Nobody Told Me will share the stories of real women who have learned some of life’s toughest lessons, but who have lived to tell the tale. Through their powerful first person talks they’ll share the details of the moment that changed their lives forever… and the lessons they learned along the way.

Nobody Told Me... Stylist

    • Mental Health
    • 5.0 • 36 Ratings

Just when you think you’ve got life sorted, somebody – or something - throws you a curve ball. Every day we encounter unexpected events that change what we do, how we think and who we are; but it’s how we deal with those moments that really matters. 


Hosted by Stylist, Nobody Told Me will share the stories of real women who have learned some of life’s toughest lessons, but who have lived to tell the tale. Through their powerful first person talks they’ll share the details of the moment that changed their lives forever… and the lessons they learned along the way.

    Nobody Told Me... I'd Be Abducted At Gunpoint

    Nobody Told Me... I'd Be Abducted At Gunpoint

    Originally from Abergavenny in South Wales, journalist Nicole Rayner spent her early twenties travelling in South America. On the final leg of her travels, she found herself in her dream city, Buenos Aires, Argentina - A country she says she fell in love with. But her romance with Argentina came to an abrupt end when a taxi ride turned to total terror and she was abducted at gunpoint. This is Nicola's story in her own words.
     
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    • 25 min
    Nobody Told Me... I'd Be An Adult Orphan By 25

    Nobody Told Me... I'd Be An Adult Orphan By 25

    Susan Riley is a journalist and editor with over 20 years experience in magazines and, having already been at Stylist for over 10 years, is our Commercial Editorial Director. Susan's career in the world of media has been an undoubted success, but the start of her journey was marked by a series of personal tragedies which left Susan grieving and trying to cope with the loss of both of her parents. This is Susan's story.
     
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    • 31 min
    Nobody Told Me... I'd Win Gold At The Paralympics

    Nobody Told Me... I'd Win Gold At The Paralympics

    Kadeena Cox started her sporting career as an able-bodied athlete, competing in numerous athletic championships as a sprinter. At the age of 23, Kadeena suffered a stroke, and later that year a diagnosis of multiple sclerosis, which shattered her sporting dreams. As part of her recovery, Kadeena moved her attention to parasports. She went on to compete in the 2016 summer Paralympics, where she broke records by becoming the first British Paralympian in over 30 years to win golds in multiple sports at the same games. This is Kadeena’s story, in her own words.
     
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    • 25 min
    Nobody Told Me... I Could Work In Fashion

    Nobody Told Me... I Could Work In Fashion

    Stylist columnist and fashion features editor, Billie Bhatia, is one of the UK's most respected and talented fashion writers. She's spent the past 6 years shaking up the fashion world from the inside out, but growing up, Billie never saw herself reflected in the world of fashion magazines, and least of all believed that 'someone who looks like me' could ever succeed in the fashion industry. This is Billie's story, in her own words.
     
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    • 28 min
    Nobody Told Me... My Cats Would Lead Me To Success

    Nobody Told Me... My Cats Would Lead Me To Success

    Lucy's long-time mission has been to make fitness accessible to everyone. On the face of it, it may appear like she has it all, but her journey to success has been a long and often painful one, wrought out of personal tragedy and emotional hardship. This is Lucy's story, in her own words.
     
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    • 23 min
    Nobody Told Me… My Friend’s Murder Would Lead Me To A Career Fighting For Justice

    Nobody Told Me… My Friend’s Murder Would Lead Me To A Career Fighting For Justice

    Growing up on the Essex / East London borders, Alexandra Wilson had a happy childhood filled with the love and security of a large group of family and friends. But her world was shattered when one of her close childhood friends was murdered at the age of 17. Through a combination of grief and a desire to change the world she saw around her, she set off on a journey which found her on the inside of the justice system.

    This is Alexandra’s story, in her own words.
     
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    • 23 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
36 Ratings

36 Ratings

Enorris82 ,

Honest and real

Super inspiring stories by incredibly stong women. Every story told in an honest and relatable way.

Goldie0161 ,

Very interesting!

Super insightful stories from some incredible, powerful women ⭐️

hellofromsoph ,

Utterly inspired

Women sharing their story so we can learn from their lessons. Wonderful!

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