A nation suffering from "fat blindness": Average Briton is only prompted to go on a diet once the scales tip 13st 10lb

A nation suffering from 'fat blindness': Average Briton is only prompted to go on a diet once the scales tip 13st 10lbsAverage 'trigger' weight has risen more than a stone in a decade, according to Weight Watchers Unflattering photographs are a key weight loss trigger A quarter of the population are classified as obese By Emily Payne PUBLISHED: 14:57 GMT, 21 February 2013 | UPDATED: 09:05 GMT, 22 February 2013 Many overweight people are suffering from 'fat blindness', say experts Britons are increasingly suffering from 'fat blindness' and are failing to lose weight until they are obese, experts have warned. Only when the scales tip 13st 10lb does the average person decide that enough is enough, new figures show. And seeing unflattering photographs is the first things that stirs us into action

"An apple tree, two boxes of cheese and a Lego police station for me please": This year"s most adorable letters to Santa

'An apple tree, two boxes of cheese and a Lego police station for me please': This year's most adorable letters to Santa | UPDATED: 20:30 GMT, 12 December 2012 Millions of children have sent their Christmas wishlists to Santa, and while most have simple asks others clearly get a little carried away. A list compiled by a boy named Trajan features 17 different demands including a Baltimore football helmet, two boxes of cheese, a big blanket, a small apple tree, 600 quarters and 100 pennies.