My Journey – Jane’s Personal Story

I have always had problems with my weight. Even at school I was always the largest of the girls and was bullied as a result. Fortunately, I met the most wonderful man who loved me for who I was when I was nearly seventeen years of age. He proposed to me on my birthday and I […]

Relationship Breakup – Tracey’s Personal Story

Part One – Making the Decision Tonight has been really difficult for me. Whilst I appreciate I had a loss, it was only half a pound and I am currently living with a saboteur. So, I have made the difficult decision to break up for a while. It wasn’t an easy decision to make. I got […]

You Keep On Going – Fiona’s Personal Story

Thank you Fiona for giving me permission to post your story here. I get asked this a lot; what’s the secret to your weight loss? The answer is really simple. You keep going. I am an emotional binge eater. Always have been always will be. I’ve been a member of all diets, first joining when I was […]

The Challenge Of A Lifetime – June’s Personal Story

I’ve been overweight since I was a young toddler. My mum would always tell everyone how I sat in my pram with a bag of grapes, refusing to share them with anyone else. By the time I was 12 I was into a size 16 school uniform and so it continued. My mum ran slimming […]

Confidence In My Journey – Sophie’s Personal Story

​I was incredibly touched that Ken asked me to write a blog for his website. After the initial nerves of sharing my story subsided, I must admit writing this has been extremely therapeutic. My slimming journey has been a long one with many ups and downs, but I feel completely confident for the first time […]

Starting Well and Finishing Strong – Jackie’s Personal Story

I joined Slimming World around 9 months ago as I’d managed to lose the weight I had gained from my pregnancy with my youngest son, Harry, who was then 4 months old, but I knew I was still overweight. Continue Reading