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Encounters Dating profiles from Dorset


62 - Bournemouth, Dorset

Just returned from India - Marigold Hotel appeals. Won't ski but will sail, swim, walk!! Spontaneous traveller...


54 - Shaftesbury, Dorset

I'm in a great place in my life. I love being a dad and running my businesses. Now as my children are getting...


66 - Bournemouth, Dorset

I am a Yorkshireman who has lived most of his adult life in the Midlands,"Retiring" to Dorset eight years ago....


64 - Dorchester, Dorset

Friends say I`m fun to be with and generous, I enjoy cooking, gardening, travel,days out, meals out and day to...


45 - Dorchester, Dorset

Fun loving, caring, generous. All words friends use to describe me! Not a bad cook and love eating out, trying...


51 - Poole, Dorset

I still believe in traditional relationships even though I am a thoroughly modern woman! I try and keep as...

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