Since The Undateables started airing on Channel 4 seven years ago, it’s proven itself to be one of the most heartwarming and romantic dating shows out there. It also has one of the highest rates of successes too.
So, it’s no surprise that when the Christmas season rolls around and love is in the air, fans of the show want to catch-up with their favourite couples.
For the past two years, Channel 4 has aired a special episode of The Undateables for the festive season and this year they have confirmed there will be another!
Get ready to have your hearts warmed this Christmastime…
Last year’s festive proposal
Last year’s Undateables Christmas special revolved around one major event: Daniel Wakeford’s proposal to his girlfriend Lily.
Daniel made his first appearance in The Undateables back in 2017 and appeared in the show’s first Christmas special, when he was looking for a girlfriend to make all of his Christmas wishes come true.
The 2018 Christmas special saw him take the leap with Lily and he proposed in a flamboyant, festive scene. Daniel crooned ‘All I Want For Christmas Is You’ with the help of a choir, before getting down on one knee and popping the question.
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As soon as I even see Lily and Daniel I want to cry. I must have watched the proposal episode 3 times over Christmas! #TheUndateables
— Pinky Liverdrawer (@Liverdrawer) January 30, 2019
Who is returning for the 2019 special?
Daniel has appeared back-to-back in the Christmas specials and Channel 4 are catching up with him and Lily again this year, one year along from their engagement. Ray and Christine also featured in the past two specials and are making a return for the 2019 special.
Also signed up to this special episode is 21-year-old Fran from Milton Keynes, who is on the search for a girlfriend and is preparing for his second ever date this Christmas.
Surrey-based Richard (45) is also on the hunt for love and is getting into the festive spirit with a bit of romancing.
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When is the 2019 Undateables Christmas special?
The 2019 Undateables Christmas special will air on Tuesday, December 17th.
The special one-off episode will air on Channel 4 at 9 pm.
It will be available to watch on their streaming service, 4oD after broadcast.
WATCH THE UNDATEABLES CHRISTMAS SPECIAL ON TUESDAY, DECEMBER 17TH AT 9 PM ON CHANNEL 4