Speed-daters, by contrast, have on any given night around 10 potential matches.
The only preconditions are that they have all paid some money, dressed up a bit, come to a bar in town, and pinned on a name badge.
There have to be other locations where it will not cause so much havoc and unsightliness.” On one side of the council chamber were suited executives from the world of high-speed trading and their planning and public relations advisers.
On the other: members of the public opposed to the erection of two 300-metre-plus (980 feet) masts in the nearby countryside.
Local officials in rural England rejected an “incredibly stupid” proposal by a group of high-speed traders to build radio masts as tall as the Eiffel Tower, dashing plans to open the fastest possible trading route between financial markets in London and Frankfurt.
At a public meeting last night, Dover District Council rejected separate planning applications from Vigilant Global, and New Line Networks.
Suddenly I felt bold; bold enough to mention The Graduate, to talk about Dustin Hoffman, to stumble towards a comparison with Anne Bancroft, the original Mrs Robinson.
Emily grinned and extended a long leg clad tightly in denim. Her friend, Woman Number Six, quickly corroborates.“She is.I've never met anyone more cougar-y.”“You know that the men are all going to be over 45, right? “We’re trying to reform her.”* * *On Monday nights, I’m a speed-dating host.Vigilant and New Line Networks had waited a year for the council to decide whether they could proceed with their plans, which would have shortened trading times between Europe’s two biggest financial centres.Planning officer Andrew Somerville laid out the case against the masts: they would spoil views from Richborough Roman Fort, one of the area’s main tourist attractions; they presented no benefit to the national economy; and Vigilant, at least, had failed to sufficiently assess the potential danger to the local environment, including its population of water voles. K.’s central government, arguing that the towers have a wider benefit to the British economy.I cover two venues in southeast England for one of the largest dating companies in the country.