Could you still live with a man who"s let himself go? When Basia met her husband he was slim, then he ballooned and her love began to shrivel…


Could you still live with a man who"s let himself go? When Basia met her husband he was slim, then he ballooned and her love began to shrivel…

Could you still live with a man who”s let himself go When Basia met her husband he was slim, then he ballooned and her love began to shrivel away…

11:03 AM on 4th August 2011

Shocked: Only three years after their wedding Basia (right) said that her husband, Richard (left) had let himself go and lost his looks

Shocked: Only three years after their wedding Basia (right) said that her husband, Richard (left) had let himself go and lost his looks

Before: When Basia first met her husband she said he was was athletic, a superb horseman and, at 6ft 2in, only 13st

Before: When Basia first met her husband she said he was was athletic, a superb horseman and, at 6ft 2in, only 13st

Richard today:

Richard today: “I am healthy and feel fantastic – physically and mentally”


For his 50th birthday Richard bought himself an E-Type Jaguar, but was so overweight he could only get out of it by adopting a cross-legged position, holding on to the roof and hoisting himself up

For his 50th birthday Richard bought himself an E-Type Jaguar, but was so overweight he could only get out of it by adopting a cross-legged position, holding on to the roof and hoisting himself up