Anne, Sonya and Diane did everything together – they found love, became mums and got fat. The sisters tried – and failed – at every diet going, until there was just one thing they could rely on to trim their figures... girl power!
Name: Anne Power, 37, a dental hygienist from Brampton, Cumbria
Weight before: 15st
Weight now: 8st 10lb
My weight gain left me shunning my husband and on medication for depression. Then my GP told me I was clinically obese. As his words rung in my ears, it felt like I'd been physically punched. I spiralled further into depression and my marriage began to crumble.
'I'LL BE A SIZE 10 FOR MY WEDDING'
Name: Sonya Walker, 26, a play leader at an after-school club from Carlisle, Cumbria
Weight before: 16st 5lb
Weight now: 13st 5lb
Name: Diane Shaw, 43, an office manager from Keswick, Cumbria
Weight before: 11st 7lb
Weight after: 7st 12lb