Embarrassed person feeling like they are being judged.

The social stigma of singles events

Speed dating and singles events are now more popular than ever but they’ve still to find a mass market appeal amongst single people. In this blog post I share why I think people are still embarrassed to come to singles

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As featured in Belfast Live!

A couple who met while speed dating have launched a new dating concept which they hope will tackle the negatives of online dating. Gerard Auld and Leona McGlinchey from North Belfast launched RateMyDateNI in 2021 to bring what they believed were

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Lock & Key party!

We recently held our first non-speed dating event, at Laverys, Belfast – our ‘Singles Lock & Key party’.  The concept is that each female will be given a small padlock on arrival and each male will get a key which

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Question Time…

We love to hear from our customers after every event.  If you’ve been to one of our events you’d know we send out feedback via surveymonkey the next day in order to find out what was great and what we

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In the news….

A Belfast couple who met at a speed dating event have launched their own business to help singletons find their perfect match. Gerard and Leona have created their own speed dating company called Ratemydateni and have already begun hosting bespoke

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Can’t buy me love…

We’re all feeling the pinch.. Petrol, energy, food….DATING!  I’ve been there – going on multiple dates via the the apps can leave you feeling burnt out. Not just physically and emotionally… but also financially! When you fail to click with

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