Romantics across the county are feeling the love according to a Citizen and Gloucestershire Echo St Valentine's Day survey. We asked 50 people a range of questions from how romantic they are to what was their worst St Valentine's gift.described themselves as an 'off the scale' romantic and only eight said they were 'not at all' romantic. Just under half described themselves as quite romantic and 18 said they were 'very' romantic.17 said they wouldn't be sending a St Valentine's Day card with 30 pledging to.survey was answered by 30 women and 20 men aged between 16 and 80 years old. Most were either married or with a partner and there were only three singletons.
Which is the best restaurant for a romantic date?
Zizzi at Gloucester Quays
Thai Emerald in Gloucester
The Daffodil, Cheltenham
No7 in Cheltenham
Le Champignon Sauvage, Cheltenham
Pizza Express, Gloucester Docks
L’Artisan French Restaurant
Falcon Inn, Painswick
What is the worst Valentine's gift you have ever received?
A sandwich toaster
Chocolate-covered nuts. I’m allergic to nuts.
A singing toy rat
A pair of socks
A Valentine’s card covered in fake fur
An engagement ring: I said ‘No’
A tax demand through the post
Tacky heart-shaped things
A New Radicals CD
What is the best Valentine's present you have ever received?
Aston Martin track day experience.
A trip to Las Vegas
A hand-drawn, framed family crest
A big bouquet of red roses
A spa day for two
Tickets to a rugby game
A teddy bear with my name on it
My loved one is the best present
Where are the most romantic spots in Gloucestershire?
On top of May Hill
On top of Cleeve Hill
Rowing boat in Pittville Lake
The Ham, Tewkesbury
What is the most romantic act anyone has ever done for you?
Flew over from the USA just to see me
Helped me shower after an operation for breast cancer
Bought me Arsenal tickets
A surprise break to New York for my 40th
Said ‘yes’ to my proposal of marriage
He cancelled a lads’ night out to cook me a candlelit dinner
Wrote me a love poem
What the best or worst chat up line you have ever had?
If I was writing the alphabet I would put ‘U’ and ‘I’ together
Is this love at first sight or do I need to walk past you again?
Do you have a plaster because I cut my knee falling for you?
Get your coat, you’ve pulled.
If you were a burger you would be a McDelicious.
Were you an angel in a previous life?
What is your ideal Valentine’s date?
Romantic night in was the most popular: 21
Cocktails and dinner was second best: 14
Eating chocolate: 1
A lovely meal out: 1
Anything as long as it was with someone: 5
Trip to the theatre: 1
A day at the zoo: 1
If you were breaking up with someone, how would you do it?
The vast majority of people said if they had to end a relationship it would be face to face: 45
By text message: 2
Ask a friend to do it: 2
Some respondents would break up via a social networking site like Facebook or Twitter: 2
If your partner was wearing a duff outfit what would you do?
Politely suggest another outfit: 27
Tell them they look good any way: 7
Tell the truth and then face the consequences: 12
She always looks good in whatever outfit she wears: 1