George Ward, born on 30 November 1993, better known by the stage name Cherry Valentine, was an English drag queen and nurse from Darlington, England.

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They were best known for competing on the second series of RuPaul’s Drag Race UK, and their documentary with the BBC ‘Cherry Valentine: Gypsy Queen and Proud’.

Valentine has performed as a drag queen since 2018.

She had been qualified as a mental health nurse since 2015, and still currently work as part of the NHS, and is currently helping with the UK’s COVID-19 vaccine rollout.

In December 2020, Valentine was announced as one of twelve contestants competing on the second series of RuPaul’s Drag Race UK.

She stated in her Meet The Queens video interview for the second series of RuPaul’s Drag Race UK, that working as a nurse “has put me in that right position where I’m able to understand people a bit more, and if you’re a drag queen, you’re working with people.

By understanding people, you’re going the extra mile”.

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Valentine placed 12th overall in the competition after she placed in the bottom in episode two, and was eliminated in a lip sync challenge against contestant Tayce to the song “Memory” by Elaine Paige from the 1981 Andrew Lloyd Webber musical Cats.

In February 2022, Valentine was to embark on RuPaul’s Drag Race UK: The Official Tour alongside the entire cast of the second series of RuPaul’s Drag Race UK, in association with World of Wonder and promoter Voss Events.

Cherry Valentine Partner: Who was Cherry Valentine Dating?

Cherry Valentine was probably single and not in any relationship.

Cherry never made mention of his partner or who she was dating, she kept her relationship life away from the media.

Cherry Valentine Partner

Valentine is a Traveller and credited the “fabulous” women in her family as her inspiration for becoming a drag performer.

Valentine also stated that “In the Traveller community, there’s a lot of pressure on young people to marry, to settle down, to have a family and to get a job to support the family” and that when she grew up, she did not believe that being a drag performer would be a viable career