Lu Li knows how to act fast - something she was forced to do after coronavirus lockdown struck and she lost a whopping 80 per cent of her income in a fortnight. Her company, Blooming Founders, a business network she set up in 2015 that aims to boost female-founded start-ups largely through events. You can read just how she managed made this happen on ThisIsMoney...
Shannon Smith was left sobbing in the changing rooms as she tried to fit into a dress, but it was that moment that switched on her determination to change her diet. The Sun has the story...
Tom Nolan, of tnfreestyle, is a social media influencer with more than 200,000 followers, and he is keen to share his story to inspire younger generations who are struggling to cope with the nationwide lockdown. Football Fancast has the story!
Stacey Flinn-Scholfield went from a size 20 to running an ultramarathon! You can read more in The Sun!
As Liverpool clinch their first league title for 30 years, one of their unsung heroes, Andy Robertson has an incredible story from starting as a skint Queen's Park apprentice to a Champions League and title winner! The Sun has the story..
The owners of Brewdog were once rejected on BBC show Dragons' Den and they have revealed the investment offer that was turned down would have been the most lucrative deal in the show's history, a staggering £360m. The Mirror has the story!
Lockdown has devastated many of Britain's businesses – pubs, restaurants, cafes, gyms, high street retailers, leisure operators and more. All have been forced to close for weeks and many are unlikely to see the year out. But, for some, there are entrepreneurs out there that have bent the rules a little be able to offer those services that so many are missing. This Is Money has the feature...
Michelle Pennington was unable to join the other mums and their daughters dance and twirl with the school cheerleading squad before a staggering 8st weight loss! The Sun has the story!
In 2014, Henry Burner started selling buttons online—the kind you pin to a shirt or jacket. Sales climbed quickly. Within a few years, his firm, Buttonsmith, had expanded into lanyards, magnets, and other doodads, and gross revenue crossed $1 million. It’s grown into the multimillions since. The Fast Company has the story...
Recruitment consultant Elizabeth Watkins, who weighed 26st 9lb at her heaviest, finally found love and got engaged after shedding an incredibly 15st in 18 months! The Mirror has the story!
Samantha Soto's weight had spiralled out of control after gorging on entire pizzas, desserts and chicken wings every single day, ballooning to a staggering 19 stone and felt as though she was wasting her life eating her feelings away. You can read about what turned into her 9 stone weight loss story in The Sun..
Rachel McCallan, 23, from Northern Ireland, says a party lifestyle during her first year doing a PGCE caused her weight to creep up before shedding three stone in five months ditching takeaways and booze!
Michelle Mone has revealed the 29 diet rules she stuck to that helped her shed 11lbs ahead of her wedding. The Sun has the details on this one..
Coronation Street’s Colson Smith (Craig Tinker) has been making the most of lockdown, smashing some runs and getting in shape and recently running five kilometres for charity. You can read more in the Metro..
Rob Manley went from sleeping on the office floor to being on Dragons Den but now Rob Manley has brought his glow-in-the-dark from his kitchen to the world! The Mirror has the story!
Starting with a home fitness DVD, Trinity Wills lost 7st and dropped down to a size 10! The Sun has the story!
Rachel Falcus made a 5st weight loss while eating the same diet of pizzas, burgers and kebabs! The Sun has the story..
Tipping the scales at 17 stone, Louise Nicola Hickson was no longer able to work! The Sun has the story!
Ellie Webb named her drink Caleño - inspired by the flavours, passions and joy of the Colombian city of Cali where her mother was born and she spent time as a child. The Mirror has the story...
Charlotte Valentine worked as a Merchandise Planner for Burberry, but in 2011, took the plunge to start her own business. Now it's on track for a £10million turnover! The Mirror has the story!
Joe Franklin is serious about trainers and owns a trainer collection so exclusive that he is now the 'go to' man who is supplying the UK rap scene! BBC Newsbeat has the story!
Harriot Pleydell-Bouverie turned a £50 bet into a multi-million-pound marshmallow business after being challenged to make a batch of the sweet treats at home! Elite Business Magazine has the story!
His first business was worth $14bn and his second was sold for $2.8bn! You can learn more about entrepreneur Stephan Schambach on alejandrocremades.com!
A web developer who was furloughed from his job has created a free app which will allow shoppers to check queues and stock levels at their local supermarket. You can read more about Paul Hulatt in The Sun..
Captain Tom Moore, 99, has so far raised a whopping £12m for the NHS from walking around his garden! Captain Moore is another hero who has been raising money for the NHS and you can get the latest from Sky News..
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