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Another Year, Another Lockdown: The Irish Dating Scene in 2021

January 13, 2021 by admin in Dating Ireland, Latest News, Matchmaker Says

As 2020 has come to a close and we venture back into a Level 5 lockdown, singletons across the country are, once again, launched into a period of loneliness. Though the endless lockdowns have been lonely and lacklustre, Irish men are finally getting the opportunity to think about who they are and what they really want when it comes to finding a partner and there has been a phenomenal decrease in men who can’t make up their minds.

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Loneliness in Men at Christmas Time

December 23, 2020 by admin in Dating Ireland, Latest News, Matchmaker Says

Although this is an important topic to discuss during every Christmas period, the events of 2020 make it much more topical this year. The COVID19 Pandemic has left the world in a state of confusion. It has forced the most extroverted people to avoid interaction, and the most introverted people to live in a constant state of loneliness. Although loneliness isn’t gendered, men in particular do tend to struggle. What are the facts and how can each of us help this Christmas?

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Ernie’s 12 Dates of Christmas: Dublin Edition

December 17, 2020 by admin in Dating Ireland, Matchmaker Says

Here at Intro, we ensure each date is set somewhere cosy and romantic, with a sense of atmosphere so you and your date feel comfortable to get down to the important chat and first date fun! And now our favourite elfy friend Ernie is back for Christmas and he’s ready to take you all on a trip around Dublin City to check out the top 12 first date spots in town!

Cuffing Season in a Pandemic – A Partner Is For Life, Not Just For Christmas!

November 26, 2020 by admin in Dating Advice, Latest News, Matchmaker Says

With Christmas jingling its bells just around the corner, many single Irish men and women are unconsciously taking part in the annual Cuffing Season festivities. This time of year is centred primarily around singletons wearing their heart on their sleeve, desperately swiping on Tinder and Bumble to try lock in a partner to snuggle up with by the fire and kiss under the mistletoe. In light of the COVID19 Pandemic, where first dates are even more difficult to arrange, with strict safety regulations and restrictions across the country, we at Intro are keen to keep the spirit of the season alive!