A slimmer who opened up on how dropping pounds modified her life has been described as an ‘inspiration’.
Claire Wooden, 40, of Little Urswick, started her slimming journey in 2014 when she shed an unbelievable 8st 10lb in 13 months below the steerage of slimming world guide Karen Clarke.
Ms Wooden stated: “I misplaced the burden and it completely modified my life as a result of I might do extra with my youngsters and I wasn’t drained on a regular basis.
“I walked into that first slimming group with my head to the ground; I had tried all the things and I’d struggled with my weight since I used to be a teen.
“To let you know the reality, I sat exterior thrice in a row pondering I can’t do it as a result of I used to be going to be the largest particular person there however it was like strolling into somebody’s front room as a result of I used to be with individuals who have been in the identical boat.
“I see individuals coming in how I used to be, that may’t even carry their head up, and inside a couple of weeks or months they’re completely totally different individuals.”
Readers of The Mail supplied reward for the girl, now a Slimming World staff developer, on social media.
Linda Laing stated: “That’s superb. What an inspiration.”
Marie Moss stated: “Trying good Claire.”
Pam Burton stated: “Nice outcomes, she’s executed rather well.”
Stephen Watson stated: “Effectively executed Claire. 8st in a yr is superb. Effectively executed.”
Kayele Appleby stated: “Effectively executed Claire.”
Wanting to assist others like herself, Claire started working three weekly Slimming World teams in Ulverston and is now getting ready to take over the South Lakes staff.