It’s that time of year again when the nights begin sooner, start to drop cooler and people start to trim up their homes.
Surprisingly though, it can be notoriously hard to meet people.
The event was covered by the media, with an article and photograph appearing in the Belfast Telegraph.
Those looking for love in Manchester will find themselves spoilt for choice, with venues like Tiger Tiger and Pitcher and Piano holding regular speed dating nights for age groups including 22-34, 26-38 and 30-42.
It was a case of leading by example in 2010, when John applied, through Léargas, for funding under a forerunner to Erasmus , the Leonardo da Vinci programme, to attend an introductory seminar in the Czech Republic. I met so many people there, it was like speed dating," he says.
That year, GTI sent six business students on placement to northern Portugal.
These venues are particularly popular on Skiddle right now, click to find out their upcoming events: The Stage Door · Southampton Joiners · Mayflower Park · The Joiners · Guildhall Square · Southampton Common · Kuti's Royal Thai Pier · Blue Box Bar · Novotel Hotel · Hoglands Park · Novotel Southampton · The Alexandra Beer Emporium · Mayflower Theatre · Ageas Bowl · Oceana Southampton · Concorde Club · The Lowford Centre · River Studios · St.