With thousands of online dating sites to choose from we've selected a range of the biggest, best and most popular dating sites in the UK. These sites are well established and trustworthy with a proven track record and millions of UK members. They provide some of the most advanced singles matching and communication tools available to help you find your perfect match. Read our reviews and check out the sites to find out which is the best service for you.
DATING WEBSITES AND RESOURCES IN THE UK
Welcome to Dating Resources, your guide to online dating in the UK. This site guides you through the maze of internet dating services by providing reviews and links to the top online dating sites, niche dating sites and singles events. We also provide dating articles, tips and advice and feature best selling books on dating and relationships.
Most of the popular internet dating sites allow visitors to register and set up a profile for free. Additional services such as searching and messaging may also be free. In the majority of cases however, access is limited and many of the more useful features are offered on a paid basis with monthly, quarterly or yearly fees. However, there are some reputable sites which offer full internet dating services completely free of charge. If you have never tried internet dating before, or are unwilling to pay, check out our featured sites.
While some of the largest internet dating sites aim to cater for all groups, many sites are geared around specific communities. The dating sites featured in this section cater for singles in the UK black community who wish to communicate with other black singles for friendship, relationships and romance. Many of the sites featured here have worldwide communities as well as UK members and some sites are also suitable for people interested in interracial dating. The sites featured here include both free and paid memberships.
The dating sites featured in this section specialise in bringing together single men and women who want to meet and date like-minded individuals from different races. Most of the these sites have an international and UK membership base and are open to men and women of all races with a specific interest in interracial dating. We've selected a range of the best interracial dating sites on the internet for you to check out here.
The gay dating sites featured in this section cater primarily for gay men in the UK. Some of the sites have an international membership base which include many UK subscribers. Some of the larger sites featured, such as Gay.com also offer a range of services, related information and entertainment for the wider gay community and are suitable for bisexuals, gay women and the transgender community.
While many of the larger internet dating sites offer services for gay and lesbian singles, a number of sites are also available which cater specifically for the lesbian community. The lesbian dating sites we've profiled here are centred primarily around lesbian women in the UK, although some of the sites do have a wider international membership and are also suitable for bisexual women. Some of the sites featured here are completely free.
If brown is the new black, then 50 is the new 40, and online dating for the over 50s is certainly on the increase in the UK. The dating sites featured in this section are aimed specifically at mature singles who want to meet like minded individuals for friendship, fun, love and romance. Some of the senior dating sites selected here have an international membership base including a large number of members from the UK. Other sites are specific to the UK and Ireland.
The disabled dating sites featured in this section cater for people with a wide range of disabilities including but not limited to: amputee singles, deaf singles, multiple sclerosis singles, cerebral palsy singles, paraplegic and quadriplegic singles, blind and visually impaired singles, spina bifida singles wheelchair singles, gay disabled men, and lesbian disabled women. Some of the sites featured here are completely free.
The websites featured in this section organise speed dating and singles events from around the UK including many major cities in England, Scotland and Wales. Some of these sites host speciality events such as wine tasting, themed evenings, club events, singles holidays and more. Events are also offered for specific groups like gay and lesbian speed dating. Singles events are a great way to meet and date other singles in a safe and enjoyable environment, so check out these sites to see what's going on in your area.
Here we've included a selection of best-selling books related to online dating and relationships. While some people take to online dating like a duck to water many other people have reservations or want to know more. Of course, relationships can be a minefield and the war of the sexes is a perennial theme, so sometimes it's nice to know what the experts think. We think you'll enjoy some of the books in this section so feel free to check out our recommendations.
Check out our dating articles, tips and advice. Discover the art of flirting and flirting body language, tips on chatroom dating, first date do's and don'ts, and how to get over being dumped. Read about the advantages of online dating, how to create a great profile, how to ask the right questions when you are getting to know someone and how to read between the lines.