05/12/2011 13:27 GMT | Updated 05/12/2011 13:31 GMT

Over Half Of Brits Go On 20 Identical 'Groundhog Dates' A Year

Does a Thursday night date eating Italian food, guzzling three glasses of wine and ending with a peck on the cheek sound spookily familiar? That’s because Brits are stuck in a ‘Groundhog Day’ style dating rut, a study has found.

The study by found that singletons are becoming predictable when it comes to planning dates, with the majority settling with an identikit date they planned previously – if they get as far as a second date that is.

One in four Groundhog daters rarely arrange date number two despite 50% securing a kiss at the end of the night. The majority of people polled admitted that they’ve lost the buzz of dating and go on 20 practically identical dates a year.

If you’re struggling to plan a romantic date with your object of desire, get some inspiration from these five fun date ideas from life coach, Sophia Davis.

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