The 53-year-old TV presenter turned to the dating app in her search for a toyboy - but was shocked by what she found.
Sam Dixey decided to turn his Tinder profile into a list of all his qualities in professional bullet points.
Joshua Stimpson, 26, was convicted at Maidstone Crown Court of murdering Molly McLaren, 23, by stabbing her more than 75 times in Chatham, Kent, in June last year.
Aspiring heart surgeon Lavinia Woodward, 24, received a 10-month prison sentence, suspended for 18 months, for stabbing her then partner with the knife.
Cher was finally awarded her much deserved Icon Award at the 2017 Billboard Music Awards last night and as well as delivering an epic acceptance speech, she blew us away with an age-defying performance of her hits ‘If I Could Turn Back Time’ and ‘Believe’, making everyone forget that she is, in fact, an incredible 71 years old. The singer stormed the stage in Las Vegas on May 21 in what was her first awards show performance in over 15 years and donned her famous black curly wig and leather jacket to sing her 80s hit, before switching to a diamond bikini and bleached locks for her 90s banger. Unlike Madonna’s cringe-inducing performances when she dresses in barely there outfits, Cher had everyone’s support and the crowd were on their feet as she stunned them with energetic dance routines and a note perfect recital.
An Oxford University student who stabbed her boyfriend could be spared jail because she has ‘extraordinary’ talent and it would ruin her career. Lavinia Woodward, 24, stabbed her boyfriend in the leg with a bread knife before throwing a laptop, a glass and a jam jar at him, during a row fuelled by drink and drugs. Woodward, a student at Christ Church college at Oxford, met her boyfriend, who goes to Cambridge University, on Tinder.
A teaching assistant who campaigned to change online dating laws after being ‘catfished’ by a fraudster on Tinder has been sacked from her job for ‘speaking out’. Anna Rowe, 44, headed up a campaign to change legislation after she entered a 14-month relationship with a serial womaniser who used a slew of different profiles.
A couple who started dating after meeting on Tinder discovered that their cats were related – and were actually twin brothers who were separated at birth. Cathleen Cavin and her daughter adopted a pair of kittens from an animal shelter in Petaluma, California, in 2014 while she was still a single mum. In 2016 Cathleen began dating Brian Herrera after matching with him on the Tinder and it was after their very first date that they discovered an amazing coincidence.
Tinder has launched a new feature to accommodate trans and gender non-conforming users. The dating app had been criticised previously for only offering two options when selecting gender identity – man or woman. Users will be able to apply the term that best describes their gender identity.
Mark Kowalczyk, a student at West Virginia University on Tinder was recently flicking through pictures when he spotted a photograph of a woman he had never met before in a bathroom - his bathroom. The picture was taken by another West Virginia University student, Jenna Zagrodniczek.
Lincolnshire Rape Crisis launched a campaign to help girls escape unsuccessful dates without feeling worried, asking anyone who’s feeling unsafe to go to the bar and “ask for Angela”. Follow us on Instagram, Facebook and Pinterest for nonstop inspiration delivered fresh to your feed, every day.
A new threesomes app, Feeld (rebranded from 3nder after a threat of legal action from Tinder) already has 1.8 million members, 40% of whom are women, its creators claim. The app is available free for both iPhone and Android - and Feeld says it’s no longer just for threesomes, but is for, ‘for open-minded discovery unrestricted by sexuality, gender or relationship’.
On Tinder, at least, using GIF animations (or other emoji) seems to be worth a thousand words - using them means the object of your desire is 30% more likely to respond. Using GIFs and emoji to ‘break the ice’ seems to be quite common, according to figures released by Tinder this week. Around 20% of first messages sent on the servicce include a GIF or an emoji - and conversations which include them tend to last twice as long.
People who use the popular dating app Tinder tend to have a poorer self image than non-users, especially if they’re male, says new research. Both men and women who used the app were less satisfied with their bodies and appearance, the study showed, but men tended to have lower levels of self esteem. Tinder, which has a reported 50 million active users worldwide, allows people to “like” or “pass” members of the opposite sex with a right or left swipe of their smart phones.
Zac Efron has opened up about his dating struggles, revealing that he even tried Tinder after breaking up with his girlfriend of two years, Sami Miro, in April – and now we’re 100% regretting our decision to delete the app. To make matters worse, the Hollywood hunk admitted that he failed to attract the attention of women on the dating app, with no one choosing to swipe right and share their approval of his chiselled cheekbones. “Amazingly, when I signed up for Tinder, nobody swiped me!” he said.
It sounds like a distinctly racy idea, but dating service Tinder claims its new ‘group date’ service isn’t what you think.
Nathan Sykes rose to fame as one-fifth of boyband The Wanted, but after announcing their split in 2014, the singer locked himself away in the studio to work on solo material. Asked if he finds time for a relationship, he revealed: “I certainly can’t.
There’s bad news for Tinder’s youngest users - the dating app has upped its age limit from 13 to 18. As of next week, under 18s will be blocked by the dating app, which is currently accessible to anyone aged 13-plus with a Facebook account. Tinder already prevents users aged under 17 from speaking to those aged 18 and over via the app.
Sometimes you might see someone on Tinder that you know, but you probably wouldn’t expect to see the Prime Minister on the dating app. Well, get ready to swipe left (or right if he’s your guilty pleasure) as David Cameron is actually on Tinder. The idea behind being the PM getting on Tinder is that more people (mainly young people, who are both more likely to be on the app and more likely to vote for In) can be aware of the referendum to decide Britain’s future with Europe.
Swipe-to-date app Tinder has launched a group dating feature that enables users to join groups consisting of Facebook contacts, which are then matched with other social groups. Not including those who have opted out, the new feature will effectively tell users which of their Facebook friends have Tinder accounts. ‘Tinder Social’ is currently only in testing phase for a small number of users in Australia, though the company intends to launch the feature globally as soon as it’s perfected.
Jeremy Piven has joined the likes of Cara Delevingne and Elijah Wood on Raya - a dating app - or an exclusive platform for people in creative industries, as it calls itself. Jez, who has beauties such as Kelly Brook and January Jones in his back catalogue, is on the prowl for a bit of fun a source revealed to The Sun. The source told the paper: “Jeremy has slept with some of the most beautiful women on the planet so it was a surprise to see that he needs to use a dating app.