• 18
    April
    2018
    Nearly two decades ago Kim Street was left devastated when she received abuse about her weight in the street. Today she’s celebrating winning a national award after losing 4st 7lbs and keeping it off Read more
  • 09
    April
    2018
    Slimming World is backing a Cancer Research UK campaign that aims to raise awareness of the links between obesity and cancer. The charity’s latest research highlights how being overweight or obese Read more
  • 28
    March
    2018
    As part of expansion work at Slimming World’s Derbyshire headquarters, power will be down for a short time. While the company switches to a new electricity sub-station from 6am on Friday March Read more

Success stories

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26
January
2018
Electrician Dann Sullivan has lost more than 5st in a year after a nurse told him he was ‘obese’ – this January he’s in ‘sleek’ shape and training for a marathon.
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.

Research & presentations

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05
January
2018
Four in 10 people have turned down an invitation to a special occasion and half have had an event ruined by anxiety at the thought of unflattering social media photos, research shows Nights out with friends, weddings and trips to the beach are
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Online sellers of potentially dangerous slimming pills containing withdrawn pharmaceutical ingredients are putting desperate dieters’ health at serious risk by seducing them with the promise of quick-fix weight loss and discreet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

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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22
March
2018
Sporting Slimming World employees donned their tracksuits and laced up their trainers to raise money for BBC Sport Relief this week. All 350 staff at the organisation’s Alfreton-based head office were invited to take part in a retro-style
30
January
2018
A health improvement programme in Warwickshire is celebrating referring more than 10,000 people on to programmes to help them live healthier lives – and a third of those people are achieving their weight-loss dreams through Slimming World on
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
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