Suffolk dating group
"We organise rural singles' events such as regional pub grub nights, sailing trips and an annual ball." More than 300 people, mainly in their forties and fifties, attended the Mud Lovers ball last year."People come from all over the country and there's a seating plan done by area to combat cliquiness," Lucy says."When they ask me why I'm single, I never know how to respond," she says. Here in the country people wonder what's wrong with you.
"It was very refreshing to be sat next to two people I didn't know," Charlotte says.
To avoid confusion Outdoor Duo uses one category, walking.
Additional categories exist on however for mountaineering, scrambling and climbing as these go beyond normal hillwalking.
When I moved back to the country it occurred to me how hard it is to meet people.
As soon as everyone starts to couple up and have children, meeting new people gets harder," she says.
I don't think I need to define walking, suffice it to say that it isn't necessarily the same thing as a sober pub crawl across the fells....