“ Rosemary Conley is the UK’s foremost diet and fitness expert with over 40 years’ experience in helping people to lose weight and get fitter. ”
Rosemary Conley is the UK’s foremost diet and fitness expert with over 40 years’ experience in helping people to lose weight and get fitter.
Rosemary has written 35 best-selling books, 31 fitness DVDs/videos and has presented over 400 cookery programmes on television as well as presenting her own series on both BBC and ITV in addition to appearing weekly with Richard and Judy on This Morning for seven years from 1993 - 2000. For over twenty years Rosemary Conley Diet and Fitness Clubs trained hundreds of franchisees to run their own diet and exercise businesses and at its peak 180 franchisees were running around 2000 classes each week for over 80,000 members. The highly successful Rosemary Conley Diet & Fitness magazine had an annual circulation approaching 1 million and Rosemary had her own range of low-fat foods.
Rosemary has now moved into the digital era and is working with a national company to develop her online slimming club, www.rosemaryconleyonline.com. In January 2012 Rosemary appeared in ITV’s Dancing On Ice. She skated with International Skating Professional Mark Hanretty and reached week 6 of the competition. As a result she holds the record for being the oldest celebrity to go the furthest in the history of the show.
In 1999 Rosemary was made a Deputy Lieutenant of Leicestershire and in 2001 she was granted the Freedom of the City of Leicester, the first woman in Leicester ever to receive this honour. In January 2004 Rosemary was awarded a CBE for “services to the fitness and diet industries”
Rosemary also supports many charities and works tirelessly as a Patron for STEPS – a Conductive Education Centre for children with cerebral palsy and other conditions, a charity based in Leicestershire.