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 unimaginable 8st 10lb in 13 months underneath the steerage of slimming world advisor Karen Clarke.
Ms Wooden mentioned: “I misplaced the burden and it completely modified my life as a result of I may 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 pieces 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 most important particular person there nevertheless it was like strolling into somebody’s lounge as a result of I used to be with individuals who have been in the identical boat.
“I see folks coming in how I used to be, that may’t even carry their head up, and inside just a few weeks or months they’re completely completely different folks.”
Readers of The Mail supplied reward for the lady, now a Slimming World staff developer, on social media.
Linda Laing mentioned: “That’s superb. What an inspiration.”
Marie Moss mentioned: “Trying good Claire.”
Pam Burton mentioned: “Nice outcomes, she’s carried out rather well.”
Stephen Watson mentioned: “Effectively carried out Claire. 8st in a 12 months is superb. Effectively carried out.”
Kayele Appleby mentioned: “Effectively carried out Claire.”
Wanting to assist others like herself, Claire started operating three weekly Slimming World teams in Ulverston and is now getting ready to take over the South Lakes staff.