Success stories

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09
January
2018
Mum-of-one Sophie used to dread seeing photographs of herself on social media and even gave up on her dream of becoming a dancer because she felt so self-conscious about her size Her most embarrassing moment came when she had to dry her
20
December
2017
What are the ingredients for the very best slimming group in the UK? This group in Hedge End, near Southampton, may just have the answer after beating 18,000 other contenders to the national title of Slimming World’s Group of the
07
November
2017
Student Fay Marshall lost 8½st after she was mistaken for being pregnant on the London underground – not once, but twice.
11
October
2017
A GP from the Vale of Glamorgan has scooped a national slimming title after maintaining her 4st 5lb weight loss for almost 16 years and slimming from a size 16 to a size 8.

Research & presentations

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30
November
2017
Online sellers of potentially dangerous slimming pills containing withdrawn pharmaceutical ingredients are putting desperate dieters’ health at serious risk by seducing them with the promise of quick-fix weight loss and discreet deliveries
07
September
2017
In the course of a week verbal ‘upselling’ leads one in three people to buy a larger coffee than intended, upgrade to a large meal in a fast food outlet and buy chocolate at the till in petrol stations and newsagents Drip-drip
16
June
2017
The NHS should urgently tackle a ‘gender bias’ among health professionals as they appear to be reluctant to refer men to weight management services despite positive results, experts from the University of Oxford, Men’s Health Forum
29
December
2016
For years public health guidance has suggested that slimmers set themselves a 'realistic' target of losing 5-10% of their starting weight. However, weight loss experts are calling on this to be revised to encourage patients to aim for their

Food & publications

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01
April
2016
The fast pace of life today makes it harder and harder to make time for ourselves – which often means eating healthily falls by the wayside. Now the UK’s leading independent weight-loss organisation, Slimming World, has published a new
07
October
2015
Slimming World, the UK’s favourite weight loss organisation, has worked with Iceland Foods to create a brand-new selection of delicious, healthy frozen ready meals, sauces and soups to strengthen its record-breaking food range developed in
01
July
2015
Slimmers can speed towards super-slimming success thanks to a new veggie cookbook from the UK’s leading weight-loss organisation.
01
June
2015
With its warmer weather, longer and lighter nights and hot holidays, there are lots of things to love about summer. And now Slimming World’s Little Book of Summer is set to make the season even better by helping readers enjoy their

Corporate

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08
December
2017
Slimming World has taken delivery of its 100th fleet car from Lexus Derby. The partnership between Lexus and Slimming World demonstrates the Derbyshire-based weight loss organisation’s commitment to ensuring that its company vehicle fleet is
24
November
2017
Slimming World magazine has won a prestigious British Society of Magazine Editors (BSME) award, with magazine editor Sara Ward bagging the award for Editor of the Year in the Health and Fitness category just 20 months after joining the
17
November
2017
Face painting, fortune telling and fancy dress were all part of Derbyshire-based Slimming World’s fun fair held to raise money for Children in Need on Friday 17th November. Teams from across the organisation were challenged to organise
13
November
2017
Celebrating the weight losses and physical activity achievements of its members has enabled Slimming World to raise a phenomenal £10million for charity partner Cancer Research UK in just five years through three flagship annual