Rural dating website
It was 2006; Internet dating hadn’t reached Bedfordshire.
Yet the sisters saw the web’s potential, to connect farmers and other rural folk who lacked dating options.
With Farmers Match and a smartphone, looking for a date suddenly becomes as easy as ABC for country folks.
The show, coming to BBC Two in January, will follow eight chosen singletons, aged between 25 and 59, on their quest to find a partner.
From launching online profiles to finding a match, we will join them on their brave and heart-felt journey, including on those giddy first dates and for that all important post-date analysis.
Equine Vet and horse-lover Heather lives in a farmhouse on the site of her veterinary practice - no wonder she works around the clock.
You may even simply prefer to live in a small town where things are a little more spread out.Rural dating was founded in 2010 by a fan of walking and outdoor lifestyles who identified that an online dating service could really help connect others singletons to share in similar outdoor activities.Loving the outdoors is a passion best shared by two.Dairy farmer Peter loves to dance and even knows how to waltz. He'd love to meet somebody for going out dancing and for strolls through the fields on his farm on a Sunday afternoons.When he's not training dolphins, Will is a self-employed contractor and loves an evening in the pub. Pig breeder Wendy is a mum of four and country girl at heart.