Speed dating for seniors uk
Everywhere you look there are matchmaking apps, adverts from dating gurus, and speed-dating events.The online dating industry is booming with almost half of all singles trying to find their match online.However, if you are one of the thousands of perfectly imperfect normal people then the very apps meant to be bringing you true love, could be creating a barrier.Secondly, dating from behind your screen seems to bring out the worst in people.
A little savvy research from local Relationship Coach and Author, Sam Owen, in her article ‘What your social circle says about you‘ suggests that if we keep our ‘ideal self’ in mind when socialising we will soon begin to attract people and experiences that reflect our ideals. For many, this involves stepping outside your usual social circle, and comfort zone, by going to places and events that you have always wanted to do.
Apps such as Tinder and Happn bringing in a staggering £11.7bn to the UK economy alone.
Yet swiping right seems to only bring in new ways of being heartbroken.
However, fate has an uncanny knack of bringing love to you when you least expect it and there are several couples who have found their soulmates through social circle events.
We caught up with Caroline Jennings, who met Peter Jennings over nine years ago.