Posts by Charly Lester

Charly Lester is one of Britain’s most recognised dating experts. The founder of the UK Dating Awards, her blog 30 Dates is one of the most successful British dating blogs ever. The former Global Head of Dating at Time Out, Charly’s advice has appeared in most national newspapers, and she regularly appears on Radio 4’s Woman’s Hour.

Ready to date

5 signs that you’re ready to date again

After a break-up you might be keen to start dating again as soon as possible, but how soon is too soon? Charly Lester shares the surefire signs that you’re ready to date again

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Digital Dating

How to make the most of digital dating

The digital age has changed dating in every way imaginable, but how do you make it work for you? Charly Lester shares her top tips on making the most of digital dating

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Summer dating

Why summer is the best time to date

We all love summer; the days are longer and (hopefully) warmer, and it’s a great time to date. Dating expert Charly Lester looks at some of the reasons why…

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Being single

A beginner’s guide to making the most of being single

If you’ve suddenly found yourself single, or been that way for a while, it doesn’t mean you should stop enjoying life. This is your time, so make the most of it. Charly Lester explains how  

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Dates outside

Let’s go outside: why first dates outside work so well

Why not shake up your first date and head outside? Having a great date is easier when you’re doing something you enjoy, says Charly Lester One of the first blind dates I ever went on was to a zoo. It turned out to be a great choice of date; as we walked past the meerkats […]

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Reclaiming memories

How to reclaim your memories after a break-up

After a break-up, it can be hard to escape all those happy memories that you made with your ex that are now tinged with sadness. But there’s nothing to stop you reclaiming them, as Charly Lester discovers

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Choice

How to cope with too much choice when dating online

As online dating has developed, so has the number of romantic options available out there. But what can you do when you’re paralysed by choice? And how do you know if you’ve finally found ‘the one’? Charly Lester explains

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Why are you still single?

‘Why are you still single?’ How to cope with awkward questions

Why are you still single? It’s the question all single people dread but how do you deal with it gracefully? Charly Lester shares her experience of answering those awkward questions If you’re not in a relationship then this is probably a question you’ve heard far too often. As if there’s a simple answer, and it […]

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