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Encounters Dating profiles from Essex


63 - Colchester, Essex

I am an eternal optimist, I love life and try to make the most of it, I love the outdoors especially, walking in...


65 - Braintree, Essex

Fit and healthy ? Let's inspire each other ,are you happy dressing up or jeans and boots ? Do you love the...


58 - Epping Forest, Essex

Hi, I’m adventurous, huge sense of fun, yet genuine and considerate. Bit of a cliche but love theatre,...


57 - Braintree, Essex

I am not in love but I'm open to pursation! I am single after a 20 year relationship ended in 2018, I am...


48 - Dagenham, Essex

Articulate, sharp-witted, sarcastic and a talker, sometimes unstoppably. Not to everyone's taste? Good. Looking...


51 - Colchester, Essex

Emerging from the shadows after some challenging years, my re-energised and more positive self is looking to...

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The first person that messaged me on the first day of being on this site (14th February!) is now my person... Thank you!

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Thank you for a wonderful experience. I've met the loveliest lady I could ever wish to find!

Janet, 2021-01-01

So glad I persevered because I now have a lovely companion who is just right for me. Thank you Encounters

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