Single women say New Year’s Eve kiss is 'awkward'

MORE than two-thirds of single women surveyed by an online dating website said they found Christmas time stressful and the New Year's Eve kiss "awkward".

The survey of about 1300 single men and women on showed 45% of all singles found Christmas stressful.

Asked what they most disliked about the holidays, most said it was not having someone to kiss at midnight on New Year's Eve.

Others said they found it difficult not having a partner to holiday with, and "flying solo" at parties, while 40% of single women found the midnight kiss awkward.