City weight-loss groups crown their slim­ming cham­pi­ons

The Peterborough Evening Telegraph - - Neighbourhood News -

WEIGHT-LOSS groups in Peter­bor­ough have been cel­e­brat­ing the achieve­ments of its su­per­star slim­mers.

Slim­ming World groups for Wer­ring­ton and Pas­ton and Gun­thorpe have re­cently crowned their “Miss Slinky” cham­pi­ons.

The an­nual com­pe­ti­tion, in the run up to Christ­mas and New Year’s cel­e­bra­tions, recog­nises mem­bers who have un­der­gone a sig­nif­i­cant trans­for­ma­tion.

The win­ners from the Wer­ring­ton groups were: Belinda Leek (51), from Wer­ring­ton, who lost 11.5lb in 42 weeks, go­ing from 13st 13lb to 12st 1.5lb; and Jane Ed­monds (51), from Gun­thorpe, who lost one stone 8lb in 44 weeks, go­ing from 13st 3lb to 11st 9lb.

Win­ners from the Pas­ton and Gun­thorpe groups in­cluded San­dra Cou­p­land (37), from Pas­ton, who lost one stone 5.5lb in 22 weeks, go­ing from 11st 13lb to 10st 7.5lb; and Lauren Slater (27), from Dogsthorpe, who lost one stone 4lb in 14 weeks, go­ing from 11st 12lb to 10st 8lb.

Also tak­ing the Miss Slinky ti­tle in the Pas­ton and Gun­thorpe groups are Carol Hal­l­i­day (44), from Pas­ton, who lost 4st 8lb in 97 weeks, go­ing from 15st 13lb to 11st 5lb; and Tanya Lewis (31), from Bret­ton, who shed 2st 9.5lb in 26 weeks, go­ing from 13st 1.5lb to 10st 6lb.

Wer­ring­ton groups run on Mon­days, with meet­ings at 9.30am, 5.30pm and 7.30pm at The Way Fam­ily Church, in The Green. For more de­tails call Carol Tarver on 07802 831983.

Pas­ton and Gun­thorpe groups meet on Thurs­days at 9.30am, 4pm, 5.30pm and 7pm in Hall­fields Lane. For more in­for­ma­tion call Ali­son Mor­rell on 07851 426886.

DRESS RE­HEARSAL: An­drew Up­ton, who plays the ogre in the Honey­hill Com­mu­nity Cen­tre’s pro­duc­tion of Puss In Boots. (METP-12-12-11PF203) Pic­ture: PAUL FRANKS.

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