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Speed Dating in Balham

The Exhibit, Balham, London

Thursday, 15 October 2015

Thu 15
OCT

Tickets

£20
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Our age guides are not set in stone. You are still welcome to book tickets if you are slightly outside the published age range.
Age
23-35
Home London Speed Dating in Balham

Speed Dating in Balham

The Exhibit, Balham, London

Thursday, 15 October 2015

Thu 15
OCT

Tickets

£20
?
Our age guides are not set in stone. You are still welcome to book tickets if you are slightly outside the published age range.
Age
23-35

This is a past event, please click here to see future events in London.

About the event

LAST FEW TICKETS - BOOK NOW FOR THIS BUSY EVENT!

It’s remarkably easy to meet cool, fun people in London if you just know where to look. Look no further! Our speed dating events in Balham attract a fun, lively crowd every other Thursday and we just know you’re going to love it.

We’ve hired the private bar at The Exhibit for this event and around 30 people will join us, meet each other and have a great night into the bargain. ‘Dates’ last just four minutes. Plenty of time to decide if that person is for you and not too long if they aren't.

Speed Dating is the easiest way to meet new people, its lots of fun and very successful. Book now!

Important information

This event takes place in the private basement bar.

- Doors open 7.00pm
- Event starts 7.30pm
- Speed dating finishes approximately 9.30pm
- Venue closes 11.30pm

It’s essential that you arrive before 7.25pm in order to take part. We might not be able allow entry if you are late.

Price: £20

Sorry, this event has sold out

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Where

The Exhibit is a fantastic bar and restaurant located just moments from Balham Tube and Train stations and it’s one of our favourite venues. In fact, it’s something of a local for us as our HQ is just up the road. The venue received a serious makeover recently and the results are stunning. Contemporary stylish and pin sharp. The drinks are pretty amazing too and if cocktails are your thing, this place is definitely for you. Why not book your ticket now?

Address  The Exhibit, 12 Balham Station Road, London, SW12 9SG

Nearest station  Balham tube or over land rail station

Tel  020 8772 6556 – Please note this is not a booking line

PLEASE NOTE: Advance booking is essential and no tickets will be available to purchase on the door. Online booking is simple and very secure. Our payments are handled by Stripe, one of the world's largest payment processors using the highest grade security currently available.

Reviews

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Rebecca Verified Attendee
  Great fun and well organised  
Posted: 12/11/2021
Graham Verified Attendee
  Good format  
Posted: 12/11/2021
Ricky Verified Attendee
  Was a wicked experience  
Posted: 20/08/2021

Original Dating reply

Thanks Ricky, we're so happy you enjoyed it.

Darren Verified Attendee
  Quality  
Posted: 22/07/2021
Rebecca Verified Attendee
  Was so good , really nice to talk to people and get to know them. Would be helpful if everyone had a photo on their profile  
Posted: 22/07/2021
Jessica Verified Attendee
  Such a fun night :) would definitely recommend !  
Posted: 14/02/2020
Davide Verified Attendee
  Host provided much needed enthusiasm and helped break the ice, good location and a fun group  
Posted: 14/02/2020
Tof Verified Attendee
  Great people, great venue!  
Posted: 17/01/2020

Original Dating reply

We love The Bedford too. Glad you enjoyed meeting everyone.

Alex Verified Attendee
  Everyone was very friendly so it wasn’t an intimidating experience. I was expecting there to be more people at the event though.  
Posted: 16/01/2020

Original Dating reply

Hi Alex, thanks for your feedback. Totally agree, this event was a touch quieter - I guess January is a long month so that kept a few people away.

Filippos Verified Attendee
  Had an amazing first experience speed dating at the Bedford. The host was amazing and the people that showed up were super cool. Thank you for tonight.  
Posted: 16/01/2020

Original Dating reply

So pleased you had such a great time. Delighted to read your review.

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HOW IT WORKS

The beauty of Speed Dating London lies in its no-nonsense approach. You take an equal number of single girls and guys, put them in a room and give them a few minutes to chat with every other member of the opposite sex.

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 position if you are a guy or table for the event if you are a girl.

Meet & Mingle

A London 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 for speed dating London. 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 tick 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.