More on today's hot topics from presenter Gabby Logan.
INTRO – TOPIC OF THE DAY
We have a dating expert on today and with one in four of us admitting to snogging a workmate at a Christmas bash, we want to know your best chat-up lines.
Jedward – John – Twilight – Stephanie Meyer
Edward – Harry Potter and The Deathly Hallows – JK Rowling
Matthew Hussey – A Christmas Carol – Charles Dickens
Ruch Fulcher - A Confederacy of Dunces - John Kennedy Toole
PART 1: CELEB CHAT – JEDWARD
2010 was the year that Jedward took over planet pop. Known for their huge quiffs and unique performances they’ve been pretty busy since they were discovered on The X Factor. They finished third in Celebrity Big Brother, gave Ireland it’s best result in eleven years at the Eurovision song contest, they’re touring, have a new single out and have even been dressing up as their favourite Disney characters.
PART 2: EXPERT – MATTHEW HUSSEY – DATING EXPERT
STORY 1: PARTY TIME...AND A GOOD CHANCE OF A FESTIVE KISS
23% of staff admit to snogging a workmate at a festive bash. As millions of workers look forward to letting their hair down at the Christmas office party, nearly one in four will end up kissing a colleague.
*TOP TIPS IF YOU HAVE YOUR EYE ON SOMEBODY AT WORK
STORY 2: WHY PIZZA IS A BAD IDEA ON A FIRST DATE
Single Britons are unadventurous when it comes to wooing a potential partner. 55% of first dates take place in a high street pizza chain on a Thursday evening where the couple start off by sharing a plate of antipasto.
STORY 3: CORNY BRITISH CHAT-UP BEATS FRENCH L'AMOUR
British men are officially better than their Gallic counterparts at chatting up women. Nearly a quarter of women believed men in the UK used the best ice-breakers, com- pared to 19% of French men.
PART 3 – CELEB – RICH FULCHER - COMEDIAN
Rich Fulcher is best known for his role as Bob Fossil - the zookeeper in The Mighty Boosh who has little experience with animals and can never remember any of their names. A fan of surreal comedy, he’s now hosting a new no frills music show and is a big advocate of rebelling in your every day life.
Jo Good and Anna Webb are literally barking about their pampered pooches. They indulge them with the best food, accessories and even acupuncture. With 70% of dog owners buying their pet a present for Christmas, they’re here to give us the lowdown on the best canine Christmas gifts with their dogs Matilda and Molly.
PRODUCT ONE: AN EQUAFLEECE JUMPER
Where to buy: equafleece.co.uk
Price: From £15 (depending on size)
PRODUCT TWO: THE TELULA TURKEY TUFFY DOG TOY
Where to buy: merrydogs.co.uk
PRODUCT THREE: KONG WOBBLER
Where to buy: petnecessities.co.uk
Price: £10.99 (for the large)
PRODUCT FOUR: A NEW FESTIVE COLLAR
Where to buy: hollyandlil.co.uk
Price: From £70.00
PRODUCT FIVE: SNOWMAN / FATHER CHRISTMAS OUTFIT
Where to buy: Harrods
Price: From £30 (TBC)
PRODUCT SIX: SLIDER EDUCATIONAL TOY
Where to buy: puzzle-itfordogs.co.uk
Price: £28 (plus P&P)
PRODUCT SEVEN: TWIZ TOY
Where to buy: planetpaws.co.uk
PRODUCT EIGHT: SANTA PAWS DOGERATIONS
Where to buy: caninecookiecompany.co.uk
PRODUCT NINE: SCARF
Where to buy: lovemydog.com
Price: From £69
PRODUCT TEN: DOG ID TAG
Where to buy: wolfwhistlejewellery.com
Price: From £45