Speed dating scunthorpe
This is done in well-regimented fashion with a whistle being blown every time three minutes has elapsed - indicating that it's time for the gents to move on to the next table and the next lady (as chivalry demands, the ladies are seated at different tables and the gents circulate).Everyone is issued with a printed sheet of numbers (as well as a number to wear for the evening, very Prisoner) and, by the number of each potential date, one ticks a "yes" or "no" box after you've spent your three minutes with them - for quite obvious reasons.Swindon were able to gain some respectability back in the second half as Nathan Thompson pulled a goal back but it wasn’t enough as Scunthorpe sauntered to victory.Fans who made the 400-mile round trip have now seen Swindon conceded 13 goals in their last three visits to North Lincolnshire.Williams believed that his side were giving their all to please the fans who had made the long journey and give them a result to take home but once the fear-factor set in when they went a goal behind, having only picked up one win in their previous nine outings, it became hard for his players to express themselves.
Unfortunately, I have a lot of experience of both, and I suppose one of the few people who could draw that conclusion.
They had to do it the hard way after Millwall recovered from a dodgy start to take a 2-1 lead.
But the team who only scraped into the play-offs through an equalising goal two minutes from time on the last day of the league season, and then only got past MK Dons in the semi-finals on penalties, were not to be denied, Woolford cracking a shot beneath David Forde’s dive.
Editors note: First published in 2004 on View London. Speed dating, so we are being told these days, is the newest dating craze and is taking the capital by storm, so naturally we thought some single members of the office should be sent out to try the waters...
The Rules Now, for those of you who still remain in the dark (and it's hard to being as there have been more than a few column inches devoted to this particular activity of late), the idea is as follows; Equal groups of men and women are placed in a venue for an evening and, with the aid of a compare of sorts, spend three minutes with each member of the opposite sex throughout the rest of the night.