Being single at Christmas and New Year is a ballache.

Not only do you not receive a load of presents from your other half, you also have nobody to cuddle up with to watch Father Christmas The Movie or see in 2017 with.

We feel your festive pain here at Lads Holiday Guide – so we thought we’d remind you of the UK’s best cities for pulling in.

Researchers carried out a study earlier this year to reveal the locations you’re most likely to bag a beauty around our fine land.

So as an early Christmas present to you all, we’ve giftwrapped the round-up for you. Just in case you’re thinking of booking a NYE trip away with the boys…