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Virtual Speed Dating makes meeting people easy. Enjoy up to 15 fun dates from the sofa. It's a lot of fun and our events are the best online.
OUR GUARANTEE: We're confident you'll meet someone you like
first time. But, if you don't, your next event is FREE.

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Original Dating is the leading speed dating and singles events organiser in London. We've been hosting events for over 15 years, so we know what we're doing. Until now we've focused on straight events but why should they have all the fun!

This year we're bringing our fantastic range of dating events to the gay, lesbian and bisexual communities of London. Our events are the best around and of course we would say that but everyone else does too. Our night's focus on meeting a lot of people and having a lot fun at the best bars in town, obviously.   

We're super excited to launch our lesbian speed dating events and then be introducing our other formats such as the massive event- Dating Against Humanity, Lesbian Lock & Key parties and more.  

How does speed dating work? 

It's really simple. You meet a lot of people in one fun night, with each date lasting around 4 minutes.  Share a few laughs over some drinks at the best bars in town. There's plenty of time to flirt and mingle with a break halfway and the bar staying open till late afterwards. These events make for a great social experience and a fantastic night out! 

What do I do if I like someone? 

Well that's where our unique matching system comes in. Simply make your selections on the website the following day of who you'd like to see again and by 5pm you'll have your matches back and be on your next date in no time!  

If you want to be the first to hear about our lesbian speed dating events then sign up now and we'll even give you 50% off your first booking! 



The beauty of Lesbian Speed Dating in London its no-nonsense approach. You take an group of single girls, put them in a room and give them a few minutes to chat, flirt and get to know each other.

When you get there

Original speed dating events in London normally begin at 7.30pm. You will need to register with our hosts and to begin with they will issue you with a score sheet. This will help you to keep track of the singles that you would like to meet again and perhaps go on a date with. After a short period of mingling, your host for the evening who will run through detailed instructions and give you your starting table for your first date.

Meet & Mingle

A lesbian speed dating event is split into two halves, each lasting around an hour, there will be an interval at half time of about 15 minutes. You will have between 4 and 5 minutes with each person, after which you need to tick a box on your score sheet - "yes, I would like to meet this person again" or "no. Thanks but no thanks". Or "friend" if you'd like to get to know them platonically. Make sure that you do this after each date to keep track. Afterwards there is an opportunity for everyone to meet and mingle informally - this is often where the real action begins, so make sure you don't disappear too quickly!

Complete your score sheet

After the event you simply select who you liked on the Original Dating website and the site works about your matches automatically. If the dates you have ticked as a "yes" have reciprocated you have a match. You will be able to view the first names and message them via our site online without revealing your email address until you are ready to. You'll be having proper first dates in no time.