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There are 3 different types of attachment style. Which one are you?

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    Lockdown dating: why people are feeling the fear over meeting up in real life

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    8 virtual date ideas for couples separated in lockdown

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    “Last year I froze my eggs, but now my life is frozen, too”

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How moon phasing is affecting our love lives

Are you moon phasing or star-cross eyed? These astrological dating trends are set to be big in 2020.

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Megan Murray
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This is why the dating scene is actually thriving in lockdown

We're having longer conversations and more meaningful connections... is this what a generation of mindless swipers needed?

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Megan Murray
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Why love bombing is the most toxic thing to happen to dating in lockdown

It's back and bigger than ever in quarantine.

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Megan Murray
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When is Too Hot To Handle released on Netflix?
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Netflix’s Too Hot To Handle looks bonkers, and we’re so here for it

It’s basically Love Island, but with more robots and far stricter rules about physical contact...

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Kayleigh Dray
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“I feel lacklustre about love - why can’t I be bothered with dating apps right now?”

With dating app use soaring and first dates happening over video chat, it seems there’s still hope for love during coronavirus. So why can't I be bothered?

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Soft ghosting is the online dating trend that just won’t quit

We now have a name for this all-too-familiar behaviour.

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Megan Murray
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4 small things you can do everyday to benefit your relationship

Self-isolating with a partner? This technique could be what you need.

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Megan Murray
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How to keep the magic alive when you’re self-isolating with a partner

Working from home in your pyjamas and eight day old hair is hardly conducive to romance, is it?

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Megan Murray
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Are these obscure dating trends getting worse while we self-isolate?

Coronavirus is changing the way we date, but old habits die hard.

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Megan Murray
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Long Reads

Is it OK to ghost someone you're dating because of coronavirus?

“As if the current dating landscape wasn’t bad enough...”

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Ashley Manning
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This is the secret to successful self-isolation with a partner

Spoiler: it's not going to be easy

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Aiden Wynn
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Aiden Wynn
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Here's how to ensure your relationship lasts beyond the honeymoon phase

In the immortal words of Hannah Montana, "nobody's perfect"

Dating in the time of Coronavirus
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Dating apps are helping users to prevent the spread of coronavirus

Even dating apps are trying to stop the spread

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Aiden Wynn
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More daters are concerned about the planet
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“Thunberging” is the latest dating trend

OkCupid coins dating term "Thunberging" after seeing a 240% increase in mentions of climate change

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Heloise Wood
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The women from Love Is Blind on Netflix choose their wedding dresses
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This is who got married in the final episode of Netflix’s Love Is Blind

The course of true love never did run smooth.

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Lauren Geall
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Is dating someone with different values to you ever a good idea?

We asked a behavioural psychologist how important our values really are in a relationship – and whether it’s ever a good idea to date someone we disagree with.

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Lauren Geall
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Dating trends, fertility and astrology: unravelling the language behind 2020’s big talking points

Susie Dent explains why we're obsessed with labelling dating trends.

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Hollie Richardson
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Stashing is the terrible dating trend no one asked for

Another day, another dating trend.

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Susan Devaney
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Kayleigh Dray
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So, how does astrology really impact your love life?

Mercury may be in retrograde, but the stars seem to be aligned when it comes to love and horoscopes...

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Netflix’s new dating show Love Is Blind has divided the internet

The show challenges its participants to find, date and propose to their partner in just one week – without seeing them once.

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Lauren Geall
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