"There are amazing men out there who want a wife and children but feel as if they've been sitting on a tractor for the last 10 years and haven't met anyone." Charlotte, however, is socially proactive. But it's rare to be introduced to a new face and even if I am, the likelihood is that they'll know my friends." For many rural communities, the hunt ball is an annual highlight, organised ostensibly to raise money for the local hunt, but presenting locals with a rare opportunity to dress up and swing each other around on the dance floor.
The obvious advantage of this option is that you do not have […] No matter where you live in the UK there will be somewhere nearby that offers horse riding lessons.
This won’t be seen on all horses in your area and it may be easier to spot on some horses than others.
Clipping for the winter […] Owning a horse is a very large expense that is made even more challenging if the horse will have to be stabled and boarded privately.
A marine biologist pleads ‘no wannabe footballers’ wives’.
Rural dating has become more sophisticated since Patricia Warren, a Derbyshire farmer’s wife, set up The Country Bureau 25 years ago it’s now run by Katie Moore in Gloucestershire to find wives for isolated farmers.