On 7 February 2017, it was reported that Blind Date would return in 2017 on Channel 5.
The new series began airing on 17 June 2017 in its usual Saturday night slot and is produced by So Television and Stellify Media, a firm part-owned by Sony Pictures Television.
They were then asked a question by a single individual of the opposite sex, who could hear but not see them, to choose with whom to go on a date.
Elsewhere, a fight breaks out at the lemur enclosure when two new arrivals are given a rough welcome Mountains of the Deep Series 1 - Episode 2 of 3 The natural forces that underpin life in the Atlantic, from the huge pods of dolphins and massive penguin colonies in the South Atlantic to the bizarre creatures found down below From Heaven to Hell Series 1 - Episode 3 of 3 Life in the tropical Atlantic, where everything from dolphins to jellyfish thrive in the warm waters - until extreme heat in Africa unleashes deadly hurricanes The Leopoldville Disaster Series 2 - Episode 7 of 10 Divers explore the remains of the SS Leopoldville, which was torpedoed in the English Channel on Christmas Eve 1944, resulting in the deaths of almost 800 soldiers Korean Airline Disaster Series 2 - Episode 18 of 21 An examination of the September 1983 Korean Airlines disaster in which a Boeing 747 was shot down by Soviet Union forces, using technology that was unavailable at the time The Final - Day Two Series 3 - Episode 15 of 15 The four remaining contenders face their final challenge as they create a tiered and layered enchanted woodland-themed cake, before the winner is announced A Change Is Gonna Come Series 4 - Episode 39 of 40 Now that Alfie is back, the team is able to compete in the Regionals final.
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A ring through his bottom lip and a slick of eyeliner completes the look.
Alas, Taylor-Rae concedes that her spiky-haired love match is on a 'different page' to herself and the couple agree to part company.
Meanwhile The Great British Skinny Dip is a documentary following British Naturism as they try to find swimming venues and other places for their members to hang out (ahem).