First Dates

First Dates

Becky from Bristol loves exotic animals and seeks a man who will accept her and her snake. This 22-year-old Kim Kardashian lookalike is sick of internet dating and just wants to meet ‘a manly man’. Is leather-clad Lee from London the open-minded dude she’s been looking for?

Paul, a 54-year-old lorry driver from Newcastle, is looking for a lovely lady who’ll appreciate his softer side. He meets three-time-divorced Ruth, who just happens to be his brother’s ex! The Geordie pair haven’t seen each other in years and have much to catch up on.

Primary school assistant teacher Michael is a natural in the boxing ring but struggles with dating. Can Michael control his nerves for his date with student Imogen? The pair seem to be having a good time – until the food arrives and Michael refuses to eat his main course and dessert. Emma, who’s 38, is looking for a toyboy to settle down with. Step forward 28-year-old Sean, a doting father of one. The pair share the same zest for life and cocktails, but how will Emma react when Sean asks if she’d do his washing? 

First Dates – Thursday 10pm on Channel 4

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