You choose an exciting date from Cilla's handful of envelopes - will it be skiing in Switzerland? Definitely not if you're one of the geriatric couples; you're going on a date on a steam train, grandma!
Afterwards, Cilla shouts, "Lorra lorra lorra new hat?
The network is owned by Ten Network Holdings, which is ultimately owned by the overseas arm of CBS Corporation.
From the introduction of TV in 1956 until 1965 there were only two commercial television networks in Australia, the National Television Network (now the Nine Network) and the Australian Television Network (now the Seven Network), as well as the public Australian Broadcasting Commission.
After a grilling from Davina which establishes you are single and horny, you spend the afternoon trawling the crowds for someone you fancy - a bit like a real life Tinder.
You marvel at Davina’s gift for sprinting through a shopping precinct without ever turning red-faced and sweaty, and wish you could go on a date with her instead.
TEN-10 in Sydney, which opened on 5 April 1965, was originally owned by United Telecasters Sydney Ltd (UTSL), which also in July that year opened TVQ-0 in Brisbane, Queensland.Once you've hunted down your prey, you put on your best late 90s/early 00s date-wear: a shiny suit with flipflops and hairgel if you're male; a calf-length A-line denim skirt and halter top if you're female. The date is so boozy, you temporarily forget that choosing someone on looks alone doesn't mean you'll hit it off. Blind date ITV 1985-2003 What you're missing: All you want in life' is to hear Our Graham announce your name as you walk on set.Chances of getting laid: high, but you'll be too drunk to remember it the next day. If you have to choose one of three strangers only by asking them banal questions to which they respond in tortuous wordplay, so be it. You arrange your face into an expression which you hope won't betray either disappointment or arousal when a backstage minion cranks away the screen to reveal..wild card wearing a tam o'shanter and lederhosen. Should have gone for the boring option rather than being swayed by the whoops of the audience.Also opened later that month was SAS-10, serving the city of Adelaide in South Australia.The new television network was initially dubbed the "Independent Television System" or ITS, but in 1970 adopted the title "The 0/10 Network" which reflected the names of the first two stations launched in the group, ATV and TEN.What you're missing: Imagine you're a witch and your coven is awaiting delivery of a sacrificial goat, only instead of a goat it's a cocky young man, and instead of ritualistic chanting there is lightly saucy badinage.You decide whether you fancy the man based on his skills - doing the funky worm, flexing his muscles, taking his shirt off - while he decides whether he fancies you based on your ability to keep upright on your skyscraper heels under the weight of hairspray and false eyelashes.In 1971, the 0/10 network first aired Young Talent Time, which was a huge ratings success, and ran for 17 years.However, the network's true financial reprise came about due to the adult soap opera serial Number 96, which premiered in March 1972 on the night that "Australian TV lost its virginity".If you're the chosen one, Paddy Mc Guinness will send you off on a date to the mythical isle of Fernando's, so you'd better be ready to put on a bikini and drink giant cocktails.If you're not chosen, you await the arrival of the next goat. Parental control MTV 2005-2010 What you're missing: You're strolling around town when you're accosted by Davina Mc Call and a camera crew.