Image campaign fails to convince big women

May 28, 1999

Fifty-three per cent of women at Aberystwyth University are unhappy with their body image, according to a survey carried out by its Guild of Students. The majority would like to be at least two sizes smaller and many feel under pressure to change their appearance. These results come at the climax of the university's Positive Body Image campaign, which set out to challenge body types projected by the media.

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