Countryside love online dating
For those living in remote areas across the UK, meeting a match can sometimes be tricky – you’re often more likely to stumble upon a stray sheep than a member of the opposite sex.
we look at some of the best ways to seek out a soulmate.
BBC Two's is sure to make you laugh, smile, and maybe even cry, if everything works out for the eight lonely rural hearts looking for love.
As the male and female single farmers meet a hand-picked shortlist of single daters and invite them to experience their tranquil, if a little muddy, rural lives, you're sure to pick up a few dating dos and don'ts.
Why did you apply to go on Love in the Countryside?
After asking my friends for their opinion, I thought: what have I got to lose – and what have I got to gain?
A new chapter of country matchmaking will soon begin with BBC Two's new primetime show Love in the Countryside, inspired by the work of Country Living and hosted by Sara Cox.
I don’t mind a girl who can sink a pint or two and it doesn’t matter if they are brunette, a redhead or blonde. I have thought about the fact I am going on a date on television but my friends have sat me down and rightly told me: ‘You will never get this opportunity again, so enjoy it.’ It’s exciting. How Love in the Countryside works All eight country dwellers, or rurals, posted detailed dating profiles online in the hope of attracting letters from singles looking to quit their nine to five job in favour of a different pace of life.From books to boules; rambling to rock climbing, countryside clubs are a great way to have fun, learn new skills, get fit and, most importantly, meet new, like-minded people.Search online, in local newspapers or on village noticeboards for groups to join – and if there aren’t any that take your fancy, start your own and invite others.I buy flowers and I think I would make someone a good husband. And when they get there, can they keep their competition at bay and all eyes on them?The next stage sees our rurals choose who they would like to take on romantic dates and city breaks to see who has the true potential to be their love in the countryside.