First to be served a slice of romance is 28-year-old cake-maker and self-confessed ‘princess’ Fiona, who’s looking for someone ‘chunky and funky’. Is 29-year-old recruitment consultant Rakim the man for the job? And should Rakim be calling Fiona ‘dude’? Ex-soldier Tristan from Exeter is on a mission to find his perfect woman after being single for four years. Will beach-loving Ema from Cornwall be swept away by a shared passion for the south west? Twenty-nine-year-old Lewis has had a succession of terrible dates. On one occasion, he was walked out on when his narcolepsy caused him to fall asleep. But it looks like his luck is about to change with 27-year-old DJ Thom. Jessica, who’s 24, loves lager and football. She thinks she’s single because men see her as a ‘ladette’ and try to change her. But then in walks fellow northerner and pub-lover Ryan. The pair start as they mean to go on, with shots at the bar. Ryan thinks Jessica is ‘perfect’ and wouldn’t change a thing. But does Jessica feel the same way about Ryan?