Extraordinary Weight Stories

Episode Guide

Series 1 Episode Guide

Living with Size Zero

Series 1 · Episode 1

The celebrity trend for size zero has been criticised worldwide for encouraging women to starve in secret. This film explores the impact the trend is having on real people living real lives.

Too Young to Diet?

Series 1 · Episode 2

Today's children are bombarded with information about diets, weight-loss and the dangers of obesity. How much do they (and should they) take on board?

Fat and Proud

Series 1 · Episode 3

From mockery on the streets to harsh headlines, fat-phobia is rife in Britain. But a new breed of activists are on the march, sick of negative stereotypes and abuse.

How Fat is Out Future?

Series 1 · Episode 4

Almost one third of British children are now overweight or obese before they reach secondary school. The obesity epidemic across Britain looks set to continue unless we act now.

Slimmer of the Year - What Happened Next?

Series 1 · Episode 5

The UK diet industry is worth a billion pounds, and growing. For slimming clubs, business is booming. And for the millions of men and women who join groups every year, the title of Slimmer of the Year would be a dream come true.