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Get to know the hosts!

Eugene - Nottingham Speed Dating Host Tell us about yourself! I am a confident outgoing man from Nottingham who currently runs a lifestyle company and has previously played Professional football for Chesterfield FC! What do you love most about hosting? I love the eclectic mix of people f...

Get to know the hosts!

Michelle - Oxford Speed Dating Host Tell us about yourself! By day I work in Publishing and by night I'm a speed dating host! I live in Oxford now but grew up Hawaii and love to travel whenever I can. I absolutely love horse riding, which I do most weekends and on a summer evening I be found p...

The ultimate guide of what not to do on a first date!

First dates are hard. It doesn’t matter where you are, whether you’re at a speed dating event or having a coffee at your local café, it’s your big shot to impress someone – and for them to impress you. It’s natural for human beings to judge each other within the first few minutes. To help...

15 of The Best Places for a Second Date in Manchester

You’ve both passed the first test. There was something about you that made them want to see you again and you are definitely interested in them. That’s all great. Now onto the second date, but where do you want to go? Manchester has a lot of great options, catering to a wide range of interest...

Get to know the hosts!

AJ - Glasgow Speed Dating Host Tell us about yourself! My name is AJ and I've been hosting slow dating events in my spare time for a couple of years. I live in Glasgow with my dog and when I am not working in my day job (or ringing my bell every four minutes), you will find me socialising w...

Your Dating New Year’s Resolutions 2019!

Say Yes to dating! We’re all guilty of this; has your best friend messaged you to go for a drink but you’re already in your comfies? Somehow sitting in front of the TV in the warm seems more appealing than a spontaneous trip out. But this year… say YES! Put yourself in situations wher...

Christmas First Date Ideas!

Christmas Markets …every big city has one! Birmingham, Manchester and London markets are especially great, but even our local Christmas market in Southampton has something special to offer. Going for a stroll around the markets looking at different stalls can spark conversation. Get to know you...

Congratulations to Nick and Kateryna!

Nick and I would like to thank you for the Speed Dating event we attended. We are very different in many ways and the circles of people that we are in are also very different. If not for Speed Dating, we probably would not meet. Since that day a lot happened in our lives. First of all we fell in ...

How to get the most out of Speed Dating

It’s not unusual for professionals living a hectic lifestyle to be missing the opportunities to meet someone. Even when you do find time for a night out, we know the local’s on the booze just isn’t your cup of tea!Or are you just tired of being set up on long winded pointless dates with your f...

Become A Host

If you enjoy meeting new people, why not consider joining us as a Slow Dating host. It's fun, well paid and you will get to interact with many different single people. We have openings in Bath, Birmingham, Bournemouth, Leicester, Manchester, Norwich, Oxford, Reading and Nottingham. Simply email u...

Just Married

We love a love story! If you and your partner found someone and married following a speed dating event please let us know - havefun@slowdating.com All you have to do is send us a picture of you on your big day, just like the new Mr and Mrs Miller from Southampton did. To see more of our Succes...

Lovely Venues

We only source first class venues in the cities across the country that we run events in. Recent new bars for us include Seco Lounge and Zebrano in London, Coal Bar in Exeter, Walrus in Manchester, Fat Cat Cafe Bar in Oxford and The Slug and Lettuce in Birmingham.

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