What’s more, the event itself is sure to be a fun night out, so what have you got to lose?Find a suitable speed dating night in your area and start practicing your conversation openers.Specialising in over 40 and 50-plus dating, it holds its date nights and events in stylish, centrally located venues and employs friendly and experienced staff to help break the ice.
Mysinglefriend, founded in 2004 by Sarah Beeny, uses peer endorsement as a key part of the site's appeal.
Friends introduce their friends to prospective partners by way of a written profile and whilst candidates can't amend the write up they've been given, it does allow for a right of reply.
The 50-plus generation find there are still many of the same stigmas associated with meeting people online as there are for younger generations. These are the same questions going through first dates' heads, no matter their age.
Will I need my friend to ring half way through with an 'excuse' for me to leave promptly?
New entrant my Lovely goes live on Friday, with a business proposition aimed at those over 50s.