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The Cathedral city of Durham is renowned for it's universities, tech scene and being home to a number of celebrities. Darlington, Hartlepool and Stockton-on-Tees are also located in this North East County. For singles living in this county, finding people to date isn't always that easy. However, the rise of online dating sites across the UK has meant singles everywhere can have many more opportunities to meet local singles near them. Have you tried online dating in County Durham yet?
If you are single and either new or returning to the world of online dating, there's a few things to consider. What sort of singles are you looking to meet? There's sites that will find you a casual fling, and others that will help you find Mr or Ms Right. It's worth looking around first to find the right dating site that matches your needs.
Once you're lined up with a first date to meet offline, it's a good idea to give some thought to what will make the best date venue for you both. Rather than settling for the usual route of the nearest pub, why not put a bit more effort into making your date a bit different and memorable. Here are just some date ideas in County Durham you might like to consider for your next meet up.
If you are looking for an unusual date location, Blackfriars restaurant ticks a lot of boxes. This medieval themed restaurant and banquet hall has so much going on, it'll take most date ideas all under one roof. Learn to bake bread or taps together, have a romantic meal at the chefs table or drinks in the parlour bar. This venue is a quirky date idea that will cater for everyone.
Blackfriars Restaurant, Friars Street, Newcastle, NE1 4XN.
If you are both partial to a pint or two, why not head down to Durham Brewery. You can brush up on your general knowledge of hops and get first hand experience of this local microbrewery. With a few samples thrown in, it's an ideal date idea for beer drinking couples. If you are more of a G&T type of couple, then make a beeline for the Decantus Gin Lab, where you and your date can explore some fascinating flavours and find your favourite date drink.
Durham Brewery, Unit 6A Bowburn North Industrial Estate, Durham DH6 5PF.
Decantus Gin Lab, 30-32 Grey Street, Newcastle, NE1 6AE.
For a touch of local culture head to Raby Castle and discover both the historic castle, it's stunning rooms, and it's immaculately kept grounds and gardens. Stop for a bite to eat at the Stables on site. A perfect setting for a romantic stroll, and peaceful afternoon getting to know your date.
Raby Castle, Darlington, Dl2 3AH.
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