Who is anthea turner dating
So if we all want more or less the same thing, why is dating in later life so difficult?
Initial encounters are a minefield, as Anthea Turner (55) found out in a special celebrity edition of the Channel 4 show First Dates this week.
Not only do you have to negotiate a world of bad dates before you get a good one, you then have to navigate the minefield of what happens next.
Since their split, Anthea has been trying to find love again and even appeared on a celebrity version of 'First Dates' as part of Channel 4's Stand Up to Cancer.
Valentine's Day is horrible, Christmas is painful, birthdays can make even the strongest-hearted weak with pain.
But, if you want to meet someone, you have to date, and some experiences are better than others.
As she stared at her "date", a handsome but cocky banker called Jeremy, over dinner, only the coldest-hearted of viewers could have failed to feel for her.
She looked unhappy and totally out of place as she revealed to her date that she hadn't been single since she was 14 and found the whole thing terrifying. " the waitress asked me the first night I stayed in a hotel.The beauty enjoyed lunch with a 50-year-old man named Jeremy but later decided not to pursue a relationship with him, claiming he was too well-behaved and she was put off when she discovered he didn't like the taste of brown sauce.