First Dates

The 10 Commandments Of Casual Dating

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 26.09.2016 | UK Lifestyle

One of the many benefits that comes with living in a dating app world is the ability to date ‘casually’. Like friends with benefits, casual datin...

8 Things That Will Help You Get More Dates Via Online Apps

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 23.09.2016 | UK Lifestyle

For many of us, crafting the perfect dating profile is actually harder than going on a date. You need to strike the perfect balance: come across as sm...

12 Stages Of The Morning After Sex The Night Before

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 08.09.2016 | UK Lifestyle

So. You had 🍆🍆🍆, now it is morning and that means a lot of awkward shuffling. We wish we were more mature but it’s this every time. 1. Wa...

12 Stages Of Working Out You're Being Ghosted

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 04.08.2016 | UK Lifestyle

If you’re from Planet Earth, there’s a high chance you will have experienced ghosting. You know the feeling; you think it’s all going swimmingly...

What To Wear To A First Date: Pros And Cons

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 04.08.2016 | UK Style

First dates are scary enough, without having to choose what to wear. Trying to make a good impression, whilst simultaneously not trying too hard (and ...

Educating Yorkshire's Mushy Was On 'First Dates' (Obviously, It Was Brilliant)

The Huffington Post | Rachel McGrath | Posted 30.07.2016 | UK Entertainment

Remember Mushy from ‘Educating Yorkshire’? The schoolchild, full name Musharaf Asghar, who won over the nation, as he powered through his English ...

If You Have Any Of These On Your Tinder Profile, You Need To Delete Them Immediately

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 27.07.2016 | UK Lifestyle

The world of dating apps is fraught with potential pitfalls, and creating a strong personal profile is the first obstacle you need to overcome. There...

The Couple Who Got Engaged On 'First Dates' Have Some Bad News

The Huffington Post | Ashley Percival | Posted 27.07.2016 | UK Entertainment

Our hearts were warmed when a couple who met on ‘First Dates’ got engaged during a Christmas special of the show last year, but it seems their rom...

First Dates Goes French - Is Romantic Reality All Getting A Bit Samey?

The Huffington Post | Caroline Frost | Posted 20.07.2016 | UK Entertainment

First Dates is getting a hotel spin-off set in the French countryside, Channel 4 have confirmed. The broadcaster, buoyed no doubt by the healthy rati...

Esther Rantzen Has 'First Dates' Viewers In Tears With Emotional Appearance

The Huffington Post | Ashley Percival | Posted 09.07.2016 | UK Entertainment

Esther Rantzen had ‘Celebrity First Dates’ viewers feeling very emotional as she opened up about the death of her husband. The former ‘That’s...

This Is Why You Need To Use The Remain Dating App

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 28.06.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Brexit has divided the nation. Parents and children unable to sit around the dinner table, Boris and Dave unable to share a pint. Now while dating ap...

Channel 4 Reveal Reason For Kellie Maloney's Cancelled 'First Dates' Appearance

The Huffington Post | Rachel McGrath | Posted 16.06.2016 | UK Entertainment

We were super excited to hear that Kellie Maloney was set to appear on an upcoming episode of celebrity ‘First Dates’, but sadly, the former boxin...

Gogglebox's Scarlett Is Looking For Love On 'First Dates'

The Huffington Post | Ashley Percival | Posted 14.06.2016 | UK Entertainment

'Gogglebox' regular Scarlett Moffatt is set to appear on an upcoming celebrity special of 'First Dates'. The star will be looking for love on the hit...

Who Were The Big Winners At This Year's TV BAFTAs?

The Huffington Post | Daniel Welsh | Posted 08.05.2016 | UK Entertainment

'EastEnders', 'Strictly Come Dancing' and 'Great British Bake Off' were among the big winners at this year's TV BAFTAs, which took place on Sunday nig...

The 'First Dates' Proposal Was All Kinds Of Adorable

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 21.12.2015 | UK Entertainment

Thursday night marked a landmark episode for ‘First Dates’, with a couple actually getting engaged on the show. Scott White actually got down o...

First Dates' Louis Has Some AMAZING News

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 26.10.2015 | UK Entertainment

‘First Dates’ star Louis Gill has shared some delightful news, revealing that he’s found romance - but it’s not thanks to the Channel 4 series...

Anthea Turner Looks For Love On TV Dating Show

The Huffington Post UK | Ashley Percival | Posted 08.10.2015 | UK Entertainment

Anthea Turner is set to look for love on a new TV dating show. The former ‘Blue Peter’ presenter has signed up to appear on a celebrity editio...

This 'First Dates' Nervous Romantic Certainly Isn't Short On Offers Anymore

The Huffington Post UK | Ashley Percival | Posted 07.10.2015 | UK Entertainment

Self-confessed “hopeless romantic”, Louis Gill from 'First Dates' almost forced Twitter into a meltdown on Wednesday, as he appeared on ‘This Mo...

Hello Sweet Art: First Dates With Girls and Hangmen

Jessie Thompson | Posted 24.09.2016 | UK Entertainment
Jessie Thompson

I'm not going to go on First Dates. And I'll tell you why. Because I'm not up for having to eat a meal with a man with an oppressive beard who wants to do Jager bombs during a civilized meal as if he's out on the freshers lash at three in the morning.

What It's Like To Date If You Have Bipolar Disorder

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 25.09.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Dating is hard. Dating with bipolar disorder is a different story altogether. This is something that Rebecca, 28, knows all too well. The foodie an...

'Make Him Wait for His Apple Crumble!' - An Expert's Guide to Dating...

Lisa Palmer | Posted 22.09.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Lisa Palmer

So we all know how nerve racking and uncomfortable dating can be; the awkward wander over to meet them that seems to feel like your embarking on a climb up Mount Everest (Do you make eye contact? Do you wave? Is that even them?)...

First Date Sex: Is Abstinence Key?

Lizzie Mulherin | Posted 06.05.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Lizzie Mulherin

It's a scenario most single girls are familiar with. After somewhat of a dry spell (due to nothing other than your impossibly high standards, obviously) one lad manages to snag your attention and you agree to drinks and maybe even some food. Lucky him.

This Is What It's Like To Date As A Transgender Woman

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 22.04.2015 | UK Lifestyle

A transgender woman, who has long been looking for love, has opened up about the trials and tribulations of dating. Alex Collins, who is set to app...

First Dates: The Reasons We Hate Them, The Reasons We Still Go

Rosy Edwards | Posted 13.05.2015 | UK Entertainment
Rosy Edwards

First dates are the romantic equivalent of vomiting: everyone fucking hates vomiting. This is crucial to the show's success, however, because as audience members we get to be voyeurs of this often excruciating experience, empathising from a safe distance.

First Dates and Sexual Preconceptions

Freiya Benson | Posted 18.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Freiya Benson

As a trans woman, a large part of why I sleep with people early on is because I need to feel wanted, I need to feel attractive, I need to feel normal, because for me, most of the time those things are off limits, especially when it comes to dating