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24-Feb-2015 04:39

Fast-forward to 2005, when the aptly named Ben Lovegrove added Love Horse to the flying and sailing websites in his internet dating empire, with gratifying results.

One farmer wanted to end a relationship, but his lady friend was knitting him a jumper and it would be ‘a waste of wool’.

Membership is restricted to those who work and live in the country, or can prove a genuine love for rural life.

There’s a maths teacher in the Peak District who keeps birds of prey; an ‘English Rose’ who enjoys lamping; Dom speaks Gaelic and reads the Brontës; and Titania likes Inspector Morse, wine tasting and her Lipizzaner.

A marine biologist pleads ‘no wannabe footballers’ wives’.

On Partners4farmers, ‘Zetor’, a 35 year old beef and sheep farmer from Wrexham (favourite film The Italian Job), seeks a girl ‘from good farming stock who understands that farming isn’t a 9 to 5 job’; and Tim, a sheep and arable farmer from Exeter (reads Farmers Weekly and plays the didgeridoo), is looking for ‘someone who understands the farming way of life’.

Together with the myriad dating services catering for yoga buffs, Catholics, cabin crew and those who admire the fuller figure, thriving organisations are dedicated to helping country people find love.

They can’t guarantee instant passion, but the point is that you will, at least, be speaking the same language from the start.

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.

In her book Tales from the Country Matchmaker, she recalls would be suitors who reeked of manure and invited their dates to perch on sacks of potatoes.

Equestrian Official Site The original Equestrian Singles, established in 2001, is critically acclaimed as the best website for horse enthusiasts.

Increase your circle of friends, locate the best areas to ride, or find that special someone.