Your Next Preston First Dates Are Right Around the Corner With Match!

Are you looking for first dates in Preston, Lancashire? Why not start your Preston dating journey on Match and begin connecting with Preston singles near you? By signing up to our Preston dating site, you’re opening yourself up to a fun and enriching dating journey with like-minded singles in Preston.

Maybe you’re based in the city centre, a surrounding town like Ashton-on-Ribble, Walton-le-Dale, Penwortham, Fulwood, Ribbleton or anywhere in between. Wherever you are, start browsing for your next Preston date on Match, based on the criteria and locations that are important to you. Our Preston singles come from all walks of life, so whatever your background, values, or interests are, you’ll find amazing singles nearby who want to share them with you!

And while we have a large, diverse pool of Preston singles signed up, they share one special quality: they are looking to embark on a meaningful Preston dating story and build healthy, committed relationships.

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Dating in Preston

It may just be a coincidence that the Lancashire red rose is also a symbol of love, but Preston, in the heart of Lancashire, can make for a great backdrop to dating and romance. The city has a rich history, charm, and vibrant cultural scene that will take you from your Preston first dates right into a rich and committed relationship.

But we know that dating in Preston is more than just meeting people nearby. It means connecting with the Preston singles who share your interests, passions and goals, and want to get the same things out of a relationship as you. So, think about what it is that you’re looking for and find it here on Match!

Do you want to meet a sports fan to go to watch a local football team with? Or maybe someone who likes connecting in the up-and-coming restaurants in the city centre? Or perhaps you’re looking for a fun-loving ideal match who you can take dancing? Preston dating has something for everyone!

With more than its fair share of vibrant city life, local community values, and charming nearby towns and countryside, love is just around the corner in Preston!

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Why Choose Match for Preston Dating?

It’s not always easy to meet your ideal match in day-to-day life, so many Preston singles are turning to dating sites and apps to meet their special someone. As one of the UK’s best-known dating sites, Match is constantly attracting new singles all over the country. We have the knowledge and experience to help you find someone great in and around Preston. What’s more, unlike many Preston dating sites, our singles are specifically looking for commitment, so you have the best chance of forming meaningful connections.

Use our sophisticated search features to find like-minded people who match the criteria that mean the most to you, giving you a great chance of being compatible with them. Is precise location important to you, or would you like to meet someone who shares your religion? You can search for Preston singles based on any number of filters, and we recommend searching for singles who share your hobbies and passions! Connecting over a shared interest often makes for a fun and exciting first date in Preston!

Match singles are also the first to hear about our legendary dating events and socials. Come along to one and meet Preston singles in a fun and relaxed environment. You might even meet your ideal match! Our past events have included everything from cooking classes and music events to online quizzes. They’re a fantastic way into the Preston dating scene, so come along, try something new and make connections!

And don’t worry if it feels a little daunting. We’re by your side every step of your Preston dating journey, whether it’s through Lara – our online dating coach – or our dating advice articles. Feel supported and empowered to meet like-minded singles and embark on a fun and enriching dating story!

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Preston Date Ideas

Are you looking for Preston first dates inspiration? We’ve put our heads together to come up with some great Preston date ideas for you to take your special someone on.

Check out our top picks and find the ideal Preston first date idea for you and your right match.

  • Wander the Japanese garden in Avenham Park

Avenham Park is a great place for a chilled-out date in Preston. Apart from its many open green areas, ideal for romantic picnics, the Japanese garden is a beautiful haven for a peaceful wander with your special someone!

  • Enjoy a light lunch at BonBons Coffee Bar

BonBons has a cosy, romantic atmosphere ideal for getting to know someone better. Whether you’re looking for some of Preston’s best coffee or to grab a light lunch, bring your special someone – they’ll love it!

  • Go on a bike ride on the Guild Wheel

The Guild Wheel is a scenic, off-road circular route that’s great for first-timers and experienced cyclists alike. Join wherever is convenient for you and your special someone and take in some of the picturesque views on your bike!

  • Get some fresh air at Brockholes Nature Reserve

If you like getting out into nature, the Brockholes Nature Reserve is a fun place to explore. Get out into the greenery and spot some incredible local wildlife. It’s fun and picturesque, making it a wonderful date setting!

  • Sip gin and tonics at Plau Gin & Beer House

As one of Preston’s trendy local bars, Plau is a great place to get to know your special someone over a perfectly mixed gin and tonic or cocktail. Bring your ideal match for a romantic night in a cosy but sophisticated atmosphere.

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