Dating in the countryside


24-Jul-2017 17:57

Obviously whomever you do find has to realise that farming is a vocation, you’ve got to love it and love the land.Country Side Dating - Members who pay for services, or subscribers as they are called, can search by narrow parameters, such as size, weight, hair color, hobbies, interests, or other criteria.SARA Cox is returning to TV tonight with her new dating show - Love In The Countryside.But, what's the programme about, how does it work, and who exactly is Sara Cox? The singles post detailed dating profiles online, hoping to attract letters from potential partners who are looking to quit city life in favour of country living.Following her appearance in the OMD music video for Everyday, she landed her first TV role in 1996. In 1991, she joined BBC Radio 1 where she hosted with Emma Boughton and launched the Sunday Surgery show with Dr Mark Hamilton.Sara - who married Ben Cyzer, her second husband, in 2013 - has opened up about why she chose to host a rural dating show.After carefully considering each letter, the singles must decide how many applicants they would like to meet for a face to face speed date.If the city slickers manage to impress one of the rural romantics, they'll be invited back to the countryside to see what life is like out in the sticks.

Presiding over a 250-acre sheep and beef farm keeps Christine pretty busy but she's a true romantic at heart., presented by farmer’s daughter Sara Cox, aims to help eight rural singletons from across the UK find companionship, setting them up on a series of blind dates. Richard, a gay 39-year-old sheep and cattle farmer from Dumfries & Galloway in southern Scotland, spoke to Pink News about why he went on the show – and what dating in rural scene is like.Sara said: "It’s definitely tough living and working as a farmer.

"You have to work such long hours on the farm and if you are in the middle of nowhere, it doesn’t leave much time to go out looking for love.

It started on BBC Two on Wednesday 2nd May at 9pm and we've already seen young farmer Ed steal the nation's hearts and one of Peter's dates Franny start a debate on what it really means to be a farmer's wife.



For all its rolling hills, babbling brooks and breathtaking views, the countryside can be a tricky place to find love. Until now. Remember Country Living's BAFTA nominated dating series The Farmer Wants a Wife? It was very successful and can take credit for 18 weddings and 25 babies. So, with that.… continue reading »


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