Round-up of slimming and diet groups in Preston

Posted on - 10th January, 2018 - 7:00pm | Author - | Posted in - Food & Drink, Preston News, Things to Do in and around Preston
Donna, before, and after, her experience
Donna Brookes relaunched Ingol Slimming World Group after losing over a stone in weeks

New Years often comes with new resolutions, and getting healthier is always a high scorer on the list.


There are plenty of slimming and diet groups in Preston to help encourage and guide you to live a healthier lifestyle.

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Below we have included our list of slimming and diet groups in the Preston area that you can get involved with:

Slimming World Groups:

Slimming World is a great way to start your healthy lifestyle journey. Join the programme by paying £4.95 per week, along with a one off joining fee. You can sign up to a six-week or 12-week-programme, that are run by a highly trained consultant.  The Slimming World Preston groups are listed below.


Ashton Highschool Tuesdays 7pm, Saturdays 8.30am & 10.30am

Meeting with Heather on Tuesdays from 7pm, and Glenis on Saturdays from 8:30am and 10.30am, join Slimming World Ashton for fantastic group and individual support to loose weight in a friendly environment.

Ashton St Andrew’s Church Hall Wednesdays 5pm & 7pm

Slimming World at St Andrews Church Hall takes place with Julie on Wednesdays from 5pm and 7pm. If you are from the Ashton area, this Slimming World group could be the perfect way to help you loose weight.

Ingol Slimming World Mondays & Tuesdays 5.30pm & 7.30pm

If you live in the Ingol area, then Ingol Slimming World could be your way to get healthier and loose weight. Taking place at St Margarets Church on Mondays from 5.30pm or 7.30pm, join Donna and Heather as you work as a team to achieve your goals.

Read more: Weight loss inspires Preston woman to start a Slimming World group

Lea, St Christopher’s Church Thursdays 5.30pm & 7.30pm

Slimming World in Lea takes place at St Christophers on Thursdays at either 5.30pm or 7.30pm. Join Louise as she works with you to help you achieve your weight goals.

Fulwood, St Cuthbert’s Church Wednesdays 3.30pm, 5.30pm & 7.30pm

The Fulwood Slimming world group is located at St Cuthbert’s Church on Lytham Road. The group is run by Pearl on Wednesdays. You can attend the 3.30pm, 5.30pm or 7.30pm session.

Weight Watchers Groups:

Weight Watchers provides individuals with a healthy eating and physical activity plan, along with skills and techniques to help get you into a positive frame of mind to tackle your weight-loss journey. With numerous Preston groups providing encouraging meetings and support, Weight Watchers could help you achieve your goal weight this year. The Weight Watchers Preston groups are listed below.

Fulwood, Galloway Hall Mondays 6pm, Wednesdays 10am

Weight Watchers group in Fulwood is held at Galloway Hall, located on Brackenbury Road. The group meets on Mondays with Kim at 6pm, and on Wednesdays with Michelle at 10am.

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St Gregory’s Catholic Club Fridays 9.30am

Join Weight Watchers held at St Gregory’s Catholic Club, located at 246 Blackpool Road. The group meets every Friday at 9.30am, and is run by Emma.

Ashton Methodist Church Fridays 5pm

If you live in the Ashton area, then Weight Watchers Ashton could be for you. Start your weight loss journey at Ashton Methodist Church, located on Wellington Road. The group is ran by Emma and takes place on Fridays at 5pm.

Read more: Gym owner’s weight loss inspired her to open business

Ribbleton Avenue Methodist Infant School Thursdays 6.30pm

Weight Watchers group in Ribbleton takes places at Ribbleton Avenue Methodist Infant School. The meeting takes places every Thursday with Kim at 6.30pm. If you live in Ribbleton and want to get back on track to a healthy lifestyle, this group could be for you.

Do you attend any of these slimming and diet groups? Do you run any other slimming or diet groups in the area? Let us know in the comments below 

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