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Discover all the latest news from WW (the new Weight Watchers).

January 2021 - WW invites Brits on virtual lockdown walks with celebrities

January 2021 - WW launches delicious ‘fakeaways’ on uber eats after 91% of brits admit they’ve already treated themselves to unhealthy food in 2021


January 2021 - WW Launches Digital 360 - A New App-Based Membership Plan Powered by a Lineup of Dynamic Coaches with LIVE and On-Demand Wellness Experiences

January 2021 - Motsi Mabuse and Josie Gibson join the WW ambassador family

January 2021 - James Corden joins WW in a multi-year global partnership to positively shift conversation around personal health

November 2020 - WW launches new myWW+™ with major enhancements to its award-winning app designed to help make losing weight easier

June 2020 - Half of brits admit to overeating & gaining weight during lockdown 

May 2020 - WW unveils three new wellness features in its highly-rated, award-winning mobile app

March 2020 - WW, Weight Watchers reimagined, launches simple and inspiring recipes just for you 

January 2020 - Vicky Pattison joins the WW Family As New Brand Ambassador

January 2020 - Feel the Burn, Brits lose weight faster with a friend

December 2019 - WW, Weight Watchers reimagined, launch a delicious way to follow the new ww programme, myWW™

August 2019 - WW - the new Weight Watchers, launches new podcast series to share life changing member stories

September 2019 - WW welcomes Curtis Pritchard to the WW family as new brand ambassador

July 2019 - Alison Hammond surprises WW members with video calls to celebrate their milestone moments 

June 2019 - Enjoy meat free meals with WW new veggie and vegan cookbook

May 2019Take On a New Challenge this Summer with #WW5kMyWay

May 2019WW – the new Weight Watchers - Announces the appointment of former Disney Executive Anna Hill as new General Manager for UK

April 2019 WW Welcomes Alison Hammond to the WW Family As New Brand Ambassador

April 2019 -  WW launches world’s first inclusive vegan, sugar free, gluten free, dairy free AND fat free chocolate egg in time for Easter

March 2019 - WW – the new Weight Watchers – named official provider of the Healthier You: NHS England Diabetes Prevention Programme

January 2019WW Launches WellnessWins™ Member Rewards Programme to Inspire Healthy Habits

January 2019  WW Launches New Cookbook, WW Freestyle, Inspiring Healthy Eating All Year Round

December 2018WW Launches First Wellness European Cruise With Msc Cruises On Board The Brand New Msc Seaview

November 2018WW Welcome Louise Pentland As New Wellness Brand Ambassador

September 2018Weight Watchers Becomes WW, Reinforcing Its Mission to Focus on Overall Health and Wellbeing

September 2018Feel The Warmth This Autumn With WW’s New Cookbook, Comfort

June 2018Holistic Approach To Health Leads To Rise In Body Positivity

June 2018A New Season of Health: Weight Watchers Launches First-Ever Global, Summer Marketing Campaign

June 2018 - Explore a World of Taste this Summer with Weight Watchers’ New Cookbook Flavours  

April 2018 - Weight Watchers Helps Newcastle Become A Healthier City

April 2018- It's good to share: Online diaries inspire healthy habits

March 2018 - Weight Watchers’ New Bakes Cookbook Twists Traditional Recipes

February 2018 - Weight Watchers Named One of the UK's
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February 2018 - Weight Watchers Announces Strategic Vision to Make Wellness Accessible to All, Inspiring Healthy Habits for Real Life

February 2018 - Weight Watchers Study Identifies Weight Loss Ripple Effect

January 2018 Weight Watchers Launches Healthy Drive Thru

January 2018 Weight Watchers & New Social Media Ambassador Dj Khaled Invite You To Freestyle In 2018

November 2017 -Weight Watchers introduces WW FLEX™

October 2017 - New study in The BMJ: Weight Watchers Diabetes Prevention Programme significantly reduces risk of Type 2 diabetes

September 2017 Weight Watchers reveals the date when the seasonal shift begins to weigh on Brits’ minds... and bodies

May 2017 New study in The Lancet: Weight Watchers is more effective than a brief intervention and self-help

March 2017 Weight Watchers delivers fresh produce directly to your door

January 2017 Wardrobe wasters: 55 per cent of women’s clothes are never worn

December 2016 Crystal Palace FC Foundation partners with Weight Watchers to hit weight loss goals

December 2016 Mirror mirror on the wall, Brits don't want to look at you at all

November 2016 North Somerset Council extends partnership with Weight Watchers

September 2016 New weight management service for Hampshire

September 2016 New packaging to help consumsers make smarter choices

August 2016  Weight Watchers uncovers Britain’s lack of body confidence

June 2016  Weight Watchers testing shows positive signs in reducing type 2 diabetes by 70%

May 2016 One British BBQ the same as six Big Macs, research reveals

March 2016 Today’s young women are losing out in the self-confidence generation game, Weight Watchers research reveals

March 2016 Weight Watchers demonstrate the power of positive thinking in ‘The Race of Two Minds’

February 2016 New research finds new Weight Watchers diabetes prevention programme is more effective in achieving lifestyle changes to prevent type 2 diabetes than self-initiated diabetes prevention activities

February  2016 Chilvary not Chanel for female Brits as survey finds old school values are the key to a great relationship

January 2016 Weight Watchers research reveals UK women as a nation of self-critics 

December 2015 Weight Watchers introduces multi platform campaign to showcase new holistic approach and inspire women to build a better relationship with themselves.  

December 2015 Weight Watchers unveils new holistic programme

October 2015 Oprah Winfrey and Weight Watchers join forces in groundbreaking partnership

September 2015 Food for Thought! Brits spend more than a month every year talking and thinking about food 

July 2015 Weight Watchers responds to the Scientific Advisory and Nutrition Committee’s (SACN) final report on carbohydrates and sugar consumption

May 2015 Lack of Body Confidence keeps women from enjoying summer

May 2015 The ‘Feel Good’ hit of the summer from Weight Watchers Weight Watchers takes to the road to champion great tasting healthy food 

April 2015 Brits struggle with weight after eight - Weight Watchers launches Online Coach 24/7 – help and support anytime, anywhere

January 2015 Busy Brits Banish Blues this January

January 2015 Ahead of National Obesity Awareness Week Weight Watchers® urges Brits to beware of the FAD

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