Three-volume box set containing all six episodes of the Kay Mellor series chronicling the ups and downs of a weekly slimming group. In 'Love Me Slender', Betty Simpson (Alison Steadman) prepares to compete for the Yorkshire Superslimmer 2000 championship after losing five stones - but where is her husband, Douglas, when she needs him? 'Fat Chance' sees bus driver Alan's (Richard Ridings) wedding anniversary plans upset when his wife tells him she no longer loves him and he ends up in hospital. In 'Fat Free', actress Lauren (Gaynor Faye) throws her diet to the wind when she attends a Jewish meal with her family. 'Growing Pains' sees 14-year-old Jamie (James Corden) cracking under the strain of looking after his single parent mother and being bullied at school over his weight problem. In 'Face the Fat', Val (Kathryn Hunt) hires a male escort when she has to attend the launch of her new weekend supplement, and decides to write a feature on the secrets of the slimming world. 'When the Fat Lady Sings' sees Kelly (Ruth Jones) losing all her inhibitions on her hen night when she mixes alcohol with her slimming pills, and following Val's article the media descend to see if she can fit into her wedding dress.
All 19 episodes from the first three seasons of the Kay Mellor-penned ITV series chronicling the ups and downs of a weekly slimming group. Episodes are: 'Love Me Slender', 'Fat Chance', 'Fat Free', 'Growing Pains', 'Face the Fat', 'When the Fat Lady Sings', 'Full Belly', 'Peachs and Dreams', 'Forty and In-Fat-uated', 'Sweet and Sour', 'Sticky Fingers', 'In Full Bloom', 'Hunger Pangs', 'Eat Your Heart Out', 'Leggs Over Easy', 'Food For Thought', 'Bacon, Bagels and the Bishop', 'Afters' and 'Food of Love'.