I WAS ANOREXIC WHO WANTED TO BE FOUR STONE, SAYS CITY SUPERMUM WITH NINE CHILDREN
HER stellar City career while raising nine children saw Dame Helena Morrissey dubbed a superwoman', but the high-flyer has revealed that she had to beat anorexia as a teenager.
The 53-year-old campaigner for gender equality in the boardroom - she is one of only a handful of women to have been chief of an investment bank - said her weight plummeted to just 5st.
I look back and the pictures are utterly hideous,' Dame Helena tells today's Desert Island Discs on BBC Radio 4. But, of cour...