Cult 90s dating show Streetmate is back – and coming to Leeds

New host Scarlett Moffatt.
New host Scarlett Moffatt.
Have your say

The late 1990s reality dating show Streetmate will return – and producers are to pound the pavements of Leeds in search of singletons.

Davina McCall presented the show by scouring city streets with people to find them a date between 1998 and 2001.

Davina McCall, who presented Streetmate in the 1990s. Pic: Channel 4.

Davina McCall, who presented Streetmate in the 1990s. Pic: Channel 4.

Following a charity special edition last year, Gogglebox star Scarlett Moffatt will join presenter Alan Carr to front a new series for Channel 4.

They will be coming to Leeds in the coming months – and want people who are looking for love to sign up for the challenge.

Scarlett Moffatt said, “I can’t believe Channel 4 have asked me to present this iconic dating show.

“I remember watching Davina on Streetmate when I was younger and thinking females can present entertainment shows too, I want to do that when I’m older.

“It’s such a fun show and it’s two of my favourite things to do, chat to randomers and a love story.”

Anyone who is interested in appearing on the show must be 18 or older.


The owners of Kettley's Andrew Collop his sister Nicola Davison and their cousin David Butler who between then have over 50 years experience of working in the business.

Kettley’s goes the extra mile to support house-bound customers