Thursday's TV pick: Date My Mum

Published Thursday, Jan 21 2016, 01:00 GMT  |  By  |  Add comment
Two single mothers are given the chance to find love online as long as they let their kids choose their suitor for them in new documentary Date My Mum.

The mums have briefed their kids on what they want, but will the children ultimately pick someone they like rather than what their parent is after?

Date My Mum, Thu 21 Jan

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Hampshire born Katie is letting her three boys, 21-year old Jay, 15-year old Harry, and five-year old Rocky, choose her date. With all three of her boys living at home as well as running her own tanning salon, Katie doesn't have much time for herself, but can the boys find her a partner to unwind with at the local?

And how will 12-year old Jessica get on finding her 38-year mum Danielle a fella? Can she help her doting ma find a reliable man to give her the confidence boost she needs?

Date My Mum, C4, 10pm