He was invited back for a celebration show in 2013, and managed to become the only contestant to win two dates.but it was eventually hosted by Cilla Black, who already hosted the LWT series, Surprise Surprise.Cilla passed away at the age of 72, 12 years after the last episode of Blind Date, leaving her long-time friend Paul 'destroyed' by her sudden death.She died of a traumatic head injury after an accidental fall at her home in Spain on August 1, 2015. Cilla may sadly no longer be with us, but we're still excited about the news of her classic show's surprise return to Channel 5, and we couldn't help but remember its many hilarious and awkward (or hilariously awkward) moments of old.
Cindy is 20 years old, Blonde hair, very pretty with a young tight body, 5ft 8 inches tall with long legs, I had never seen them because she always wore trousers, her breasts looked more than a handful but again unconfirmed as she always wore baggy blouses at work. "I'm sorry, I shouldn't have run out on you, but it was the first and only time I had ever done anything like that and I was scared." she replied.Oh god, I don’t half miss her, I can tell you,” he added, clearly emotional.The comedian and presenter from Liverpool then lightened up the mood as he said: “It doesn’t seem like 14 years, does it?As Cilla Black's best friend he was the obvious choice to take the reigns of her beloved show Blind Date when it returns to screens later this year.And Paul O'Grady didn't hold back as he took over hosting duties, shocking audiences with his potty mouth and quipping that the late icon, who died in August 2015, took drugs.