Visit the Attractive Partners site at Established in 2005 and an agency for those with a younger profile and outlook on life, Matchmakers specialises in clients aged 25-49, which is almost unique in the world of personal introductions.
This is our classic Speed Dating event where you will have up to 20 dates each lasting between 4 and 5 minutes.
I wrote about Select Sitters, a local babysitting service, hosting a babysitter "speed dating" event back in March.
Like most babysitting services, Select Sitters requires interviews and background checks for all caregiver candidates.
Owner Kara Varnell said the service also checks their references and requires CPR and first aid training.
"Even still, as a mom I know, it’s hard to leave your children with somebody you haven’t met," Varnell, who has two kids of her own, told me last month.
The Maypole Café, Bar and Theatre is an exciting and versatile creative space situated in the West End District of Derby, just down from Banks Mill and BBC Radio Derby. You'll be greeted by your hosts Bonnie & Tracey and receive a complimentary glass of fizz on arrival.
Visit the Avenues Dating site at A well known, well respected and popular name in personal introductions, established in 2003 and based in London in Berkeley Square, Mayfair, offering elite quality introductions from an extensive database.
Membership of the Dating Agency Association is now open to all UK based dating organisations, here are our members in the East Midlands.
Our current recommended members providing service in the East Midlands include: One of the longest established agencies in the UK and now specialising in dating and introductory services for those in their 50,s, 60’s and 70’s.
"We want to provide that opportunity to meet some sitters so they feel a little bit more comfortable." During the speed dating events, childcare will be provided so parents can focus on getting to know the prospective sitters.
Families will meet each of the sitters for a bit, then rotate to the next sitter.