Former 'fattest man' finds love

A man from Suffolk once dubbed as the 'fattest in the world' has found love with a woman from America who contacted him over the internet.

Former "world's fattest man" seeks fresh start with American love

by Stuart Leithes

The man once dubbed as the 'fattest in the world', Paul Mason from Suffolk, has found love with an American woman who contacted him over the internet.

Paul who lives in Ipswich was more than 70 stone at his heaviest but he had gastric bypass surgery and lost over two thirds of that weight.

Rebecca Mountain from the US got in touch after seeing a documentary about him. Now she's flown over here to see Paul.

Click below to watch a report from ITV News Anglia's Stuart Leithes

World's "former fattest man" finds love online

The man from Suffolk once known as the "fattest in the world" has found love with a woman from America who contacted him over the internet.

At his heaviest Paul Mason from Ipswich weighed more than 70 stone - but he had gastric bypass surgery and has lost more than two thirds of that weight.

He's now in a relationship with Rebecca Mountain from the US - who got in touch after seeing a documentary about him.

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