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Melanie Sykes flaunts her lithe figure in workout gear

She's set to do the voice-over for the hotly-tipped reboot of dating show Blind Date.

But Melanie Sykes kept a low profile ahead of the exciting gig, as she indulged in some retail therapy in north London on Monday.

The former I'm A Celebrity! star, 46, showcased her slim gym-honed physique in some skintight workout leggings for the sun-soaked stroll.  

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Looking good: Melanie Sykes kept a low profile ahead of her exciting gig as voiceover for Blind Date, as she indulged in some retail therapy in north London on Monday

Looking good: Melanie Sykes kept a low profile ahead of her exciting gig as voiceover for Blind Date, as she indulged in some retail therapy in north London on Monday

Opting for comfort in her footwear, Melanie rocked a pair of simple black Nike trainers and rocked a black zip-up jacket.

She hid behind a pair of black round-eye sunglasses and swept her glossy dark hair back into an understated ponytail.

The brunette , who joins host Paul O'Grady for the comeback of Blind Date, praised the news that the show is now welcoming same sex couples - a move she called 'long overdue'. 

Body goals: The former I'm A Celebrity! star, 46, showcased her slim gym-honed physique in some skintight workout leggings for the sun-soaked stroll

Body goals: The former I'm A Celebrity! star, 46, showcased her slim gym-honed physique in some skintight workout leggings for the sun-soaked stroll

Going incognito: She hid behind a pair of black round-eye sunglasses and swept her glossy dark hair back into an understated ponytail

Going incognito: She hid behind a pair of black round-eye sunglasses and swept her glossy dark hair back into an understated ponytail

Mel had appeared on ITV's Lorraine on Friday morning to discuss Blind Date and her involvement with the show. 

While its format is staying true to its traditional set up, the dating series has been modernised by Channel 5 in an attempt to make it 'young and sexy' and now includes same sex couples among its

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