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Going the extra mile: Brits prepared to travel 419 miles for love

The average Brit is willing to travel the distance between London and Edinburgh for love – according to a new study by the eHarmony relationship scientists. Our data experts analysed 15,000 member profiles to reveal how far people in the UK would be prepared to travel to find that someone special. On average, Brits would […]

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10 Happy Music Relationships

Most romantic songs tend to be about enduring love. Ironically, the relationships of many well-known musicians seem almost impossibly short-lived. But is the stereotype of the five-times-married rock star unfair? Does fame ruin all chances of a life-long partnership? Not if these people are anything to go by… Bon Jovi – 1989 to present Despite […]

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Great Dinner Date Venues in Manchester

With Manchester now outdoing London for the number of restaurants opening in the city there has never been so much choice of venues for a romantic dinner date. So how do you pick the perfect evening spot? We asked Jo Cooksey, Editor of Taste Today, for her top recommendations… Over the last twenty years Manchester […]

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Get date ready with Wahanda

With all the nerves and excitement that go along with dating it can be easy to feel a little flustered when it comes to getting ready. You want to look great, stay cool as a cucumber and not let on that you actually changed your outfit seven times before you left the house. With so […]

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How to Love Yourself in Three Steps

Before you can reach out and find someone to love, you must first love yourself. So says Shem Douglas, of DatingPriceGuide.co.uk. However, if you’ve been through a bad breakup then motivating yourself to start dating again can be hard. We asked Shem to share her tips for rebuilding confidence and loving yourself again… Before you […]

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The Truth Never Hurts

Have you considered shaving off a few years or adding an extra inch? Writer and dating blogger Jon Hamblin writes about the temptation to tweak the truth on your online dating profile.   “It is always the best policy to speak the truth, unless, of course, you are an exceptionally good liar.” – Jerome K. Jerome We’ve all been […]

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Date Knight: Is it time to slay the dragon of chivalry?

As we celebrate England’s favourite knight in shining armour St George, writer and dating blogger Jon Hamblin questions the meaning of chivalry in modern-day dating.   “I really, really appreciate it when a guy stands up [when a lady enters the room] or when there is a chivalrous gesture. It makes me feel really good. Not […]

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Attractive Interests: Expert Tips for Amateur Photographers

With phones and tablets coming equipped with cameras as standard, it has never been easier to take up photography as a hobby, and our recent study of eHarmony singles’ interests shows that it just might bag  you more dates too. But if you’re looking to get serious about snapping, where do you start? We asked […]

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