Emma Chawner’s household have been branded the “fattest and laziest” in Britain after her cringeworthy TV audition in 2007.
But she has dropped from 28 stone to 16 stone in simply two years.
Emma, who as soon as claimed she was too fats to work, has been on a weight-loss roller-coaster for a decade.
She and her household, from Greater Manchester, gained notoriety after it was revealed they’d claimed £342,000 in advantages over 18 years.
They spent their days in entrance of the telly, at one level weighing 91 stone between them.
But final week Emma, 29, proudly boasted about her weight reduction and vowed that this time she’s going to maintain it off.
She mentioned: “Two years and a half ago I weighed 28 stone. I am now 15 stone 9. Thank you everyone for your support.”
Emma has ditched crisps, truffles and biscuits for a more healthy routine. She mentioned: “I did a 30-day detox final month and misplaced 11lb.
“My secret has been no snacking and ingesting loads of fluid.”
The Chawners – dad Philip, 63, mum Audrey, 67, and sister Sam, 31, – have vowed to ditch their spare tyres time and time once more.
In 2010 they appeared on Lorraine Kelly’s Big Fat Challenge. Emma now plans to contact the chat-show host once more to inform her about her weight-reduction plan success.
In 2009 Emma returned to The X Factor as a duet with Sam however they flopped once more, this time choosing up the nickname “the Teletubbies”.
The pair have now been helped by a weight-loss group together with vitamin and health consultants, in addition to life coaches.
Couch potato Emma defined how her previous routine consisted of waking up at 10am, smoking a cigarette after which plonking herself in entrance of the tv.
She had insisted her weight had nothing to do with food regimen or laziness and was all in the “genes”.
Emma added: “It’s not due to what I’ve eaten. It’s due to my genes in my household.
“Mum’s large, my dad’s large, my sister’s large. No-one’s skinny in our home.”
The Chawners have stayed out of the limelight since an look on The Jeremy Kyle Show in 2016.
They confronted mum Audrey for strolling out on the household with none warning the earlier 12 months.
Sam even accused her mum of abuse, claiming: “I’ve been unwell and also you’ve been pinching and hitting me.
“It simply made me really feel sick, the way in which she’s handled me, my sister and my dad.” But Audrey denied the claims of abuse.