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Dear Redingensians (Yup, I read Wikipedia), it’s time for speed dating.

Reading. The largest town in the UK. A major transport hub and quite definitely not a London commuter hub (more people travel into Reading for work than leave every day).

So why are these single professionals not being sufficiently catered for in the dating event stakes?

Good question and one we’re here to answer.

We’re Original Dating, the biggest - and some say the best - singles events company in London.

We’ve run singles events for over 12 years and even celebrated the first marriage of a couple who met speed dating way back in 2004.

We started in London because that’s where we’re from, but we thought it unfair that Londoners should have all the fun. Let’s be fair, London Irish did exactly the same thing.

So, due to popular demand, we’re coming to Reading.

Speed what?
Speed dating. Four-minute dates are the order of the day with gents moving on after each date. With up to 20 dates to be had you have plenty of opportunities to meet at least one person, you’d like to see again.
And yes, you get a chance to mingle and grab a drink at half time to refuel and brush up on your conversational clangers.

What happens once I’ve met everyone?
Stick around. Most people do. It’s the perfect opportunity to grab a drink, catch up with people you’ve already met and get chatting to everyone there.
It’s really the most sociable part of the evening and people often stay until closing.

I really like someone. What next?
We’ve developed our own unique app called Mixeo for this bit.

After the event, you have until 5 pm the following day to enter your matches on Mixeo. You’ll then get to see who matches you in return and can then chat via the app. The rest is up to you.

Book me in now!
Patience my friend. Sign up above and once we’re ready to go you’ll be one of the first to know. We promise it won’t be long. And we'll also give you 50% off your first event!

Original Dating – Fun, flirtatious and the fastest way to meet someone in Reading.