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Ruth,85 from Kent (England)
I like writing letters, reading mystery novels , quirky bits of news from the papers, history (American, classical, Stuarts, Tudors, European Natural history TV programs and foreign films and the theatre.

Daphne,85 from Surrey (England)
I am a single lady, aged 85, looking to correspond with a friend of near or similar age.

Shauna,77 from N Ireland
Retired, live half the year in the USA and half in Northern Ireland.  Several hobbies keep me busy and I have a wide circle of girl friends but would enjoy a male friend too!

Eileen (75) from Hertfordshire (England)
Hi, I’m looking for friendship only. I’ve been widowed over 20 years. Have 2 married children and 3 grandchildren. I’d like friends male and female.

Brenda,74 from Yorkshire (England)
I am looking to meet new friends from around the world. I love dogs, gardening, crocheting, reading, walking amongst other things.

Ann,73 from Herefordshire (England)
Hi I'm interested in photography, reading, genealogy and art.  Not very up to date with music  Would like penpals, both male and female. GB19100(E)    

Frances,73 from Kent (England)
Interested in talking to male or female of similar age. Interested in gardening, wildlife, knitting, sewing, reading and writing. Good sense of humour and chatty personality. I also love cats.

Ann,73 from Caerphilly (Wales)
I am a UK Forces Veteran, love writing letters, music, bird-watching, dogs, reading, history, walking, watching sport, countryside. In a same sex marriage.

Vivianne,72 from Clackmannonshire (Scotland)
I am a disabled widow lost my husband 2 years ago. I use a mobility scooter and I love dogs. I am looking for a genuine friend male or female. I like going out with my dog, eating out, watching TV, would like someone with same interests

Maria, 72 from Derbyshire (England)
Hello, I am looking for friends to "converse" about anything in life, with positive views and sense of humour. I am retired but keep working as a volunteer in a hospital.

Pauline,68 from Glasgow (Scotland)
I am married and recently retired. Would love to enjoy interesting correspondence with anybody who has a good sense of humour and likes forensic anthropology.

Sandra,67 from Kent (England)
Hi, I'm a
recently widowed caring person looking after disabled grandson and foster child, love music and gardening. Quite young outlook for age, seek friendship genuine only. I have very close family also.

Jean,65 from Hampshire (England)
Quiet, caring lady, divorced, retired from London to Hants; caring for relative until recently; likes countryside; gardens; birds/animals, reading etc; happy to correspond with gent of similar temperament

Leta,64 from Nottinghamshire (England)
Age, gender immaterial. Looking to develop lasting friendships. Enjoy cinema, music, travel, writing etc. Ex-military so happy to hear from forces personnel. The future awaits.

Mary,64 from Wiltshire (England)
I am a female interested in nature animals, some travel, gardening, dining out and conversation. Hope to hear from you.

Gloria,64 from County Durham (England)
I am a young looking 64, with a bubbly and zany personality. Love travelling and photography, music and dancing, going to the gym and craft work. Have been on my own for a long time so would like to correspond with a gentleman.

Gloria,63, from Devon (England)
Hi am a very lucky lady living in a beautiful area of UK and wanted to give something back in gratitude for the life I have so if I can bring a smile to someone's face then am happy

Christine, 63 from Norfolk (England)
I am an attractive sexy single female looking for new friends and hopefully
someone special. I am very laid back easy to get on with ..With a sense of
humour always smiling and happy.

Ruth, 63 from Lancashire (England)
I refuse to grow old gracefully !!! I will wear purple!! I will dance until dawn!!
Let's get to know each other- wherever you are !!

Denise,62 from Nottinghamshire (England)
I’m disabled but do a little walking easy going love romantic films love Chinese love nights in, got a heart

Teresa,62 from Northumberland (England)
Am a married lady. I've grandchildren 5 dogs and 5 cats. I like walking reading meeting friends knitting

Mary Ann,61 from UK
I am a single lady who is looking for firstly friendship and maybe more in time. I'm a cook and I love music and outdoors, photography. Love being by the sea, picnics, an old romantic.

Julie, 61 from Yorkshire (England)
I'm looking for straight British female only friends. Interests: Animals, Music,
Reading, Knitting, Photography, Nature, Museums, Internet, TV, Coast/Countryside.
Married last year, no children. Have GSOH and non-smoker.

Sally, 61 from Sussex (England)
I'm a district nurse, who is probably as mad as they come. I love dancing
in the rain on a warm summer evening at parties. No I'm not completely mad.
I love travelling, going out for meals and thoroughly enjoying myself

Alison,59 from Devon (England)
Hello, I am a widow. I am looking forward to corresponding with new people. I have many and varied interests. I do love football and cycling. I also like to travel in the uk and abroad. I definitely have a GSOH and like to smile.

Elizabeth,59 from Surrey (England)
I am down to earth with a good sense of humour. Love animals, rural life,
photography, cooking, sky diving, gardening. Looking for friends, and to
offer support and friendship to all in the forces

Marisa,58 from Northamptonshire (England)
Hi, I work for the NHS, feeling that life is passing me by! Would like to brighten someone's day

Angela,58 from Humberside (England)
I am a straight female, divorced looking to make new friends, male and female I enjoy most thing meals out days away holidays history computers reading I have a grown up son and grown up daughter 2 grandsons 1 granddaughter I also have a little dog

Maya,57 from Ayrshire (Scotland)
Scottish dog behaviourist who is all about the dogs looking to connect with like-minded souls for intelligent conversation and fun doggy days out.

Linda, 57 from Warwickshire (England)
Hi, Fun intelligent caring funny. Well travelled

Sue,57 from Hampshire (England)
Hi, happily married, grown family, I love life, food, art, theatre and lots more. I live in a rural village and would love to have penpals from USA /Canada. Female Only please aged 45-100, hope to hear from you soon

Gonul,56 from London (England)
I love writing and meeting new people, looking to write to someone in the army that maybe needs a letter every now and then to put a smile on their face and give some happiness to.

Karen, 56 from Leicestershire (England)
happily married. Seeking female pen pals aged 40+ with a good sense of humour and love of life to share in my writing addiction.

Karen,56 from Lincolnshire (England)
Happily married (3 adult children and 3 grandchildren), aging disgracefully rock chick. Lots of hobbies and interests including powerlifting, cake decorating, holidays, animals, music and lots more. Also black belt in Tae Kwon Do. Not your average granny! Wicked sense of humour. Ladies only please

Sharon,55 from Somerset (England)
Hi, I'm a widow in the UK looking for pen pals anywhere. Will always respond to contacts made. I am short (5’2”), love cooking, writing letters, making things.

Sharon,55 from Hampshire (England)
I currently live in England but I am Scottish from Edinburgh. love music good friends. And friendly banter. Like Scottish Highlands scenery amazing. Like fashion , watching rugby and to keep fit .

Shirley Anne, 55 from Isle of Man (England)
Hi I'm a no nonsense straight talking Yorkshire lass. I'm caring and compassionate by nature. I am 55 years old, but have the soul demeanour of a younger woman. I enjoy fun and laughter, and really love the simple things in life.

Janice,55 from Suffolk (England)
I have been divorced for 2 yrs I am happy living on my own but sometimes miss having a man in my life,I work full time in the private health profession and don't have a lot of spare time, i would like to get to know someone well before meeting up

Elaine,55 from UK
I am an honest loyal and down to earth female, enjoy keeping fit, walking, travelling,theatre, films especially old classics, looking to correspond with like minded people

Heather,55 from Essex (England)
Hi, I love travelling, reading and learning new things. I am trying to learn
French and play golf. I am looking for friends with a good sense of
humour and are also curious

Linda, 54 from Staffordshire (England)
I'm a happy go lucky kind of person, love holidays in the sun and even weekends away, i can be spontaneous do things on the spare of the moment. I'm looking to email  or write to people in the services or in different countries for friends or possible romance....

Susan,54 from Devon (England)
I have travelled a great deal and worked overseas. I live near the sea and enjoy walking, fine food, planning my next adventure. Would love to chat with like minded people.

Jaqueline, 54 from Liverpool (England)
Hello I'm single and looking to chat to nice guy for friendship.

Kerry,54 from North Wales
Hi, looking for penfriends. I'm interested in history, church history, books, walking , driving, TV and Candy Crush

Anita,54 from Cwmbran (Wales)
Hi, will tell you about myself if you reply. It's the fun of guessing what I am like, though I can be funny with certain descriptions

Paris,54 from Gloucestershire (England)
I am young at heart, big animal lover, especially dogs and horses. Have a big interest in Parrots. I love music and enjoying life. Would like to hear from like minded people and have some great friendships

Catherine,54 from UK
I am caring, honest, loves my dog Lucy. Going out,  walks, cinema, swimming.
Love writing letters and getting letters. Very friendly person and love going out
with my friends& family for dinner.

Tracey,54 from Kent (England)
I'm an outgoing and bubbly person with a great personality and fun to be with dress nicely and can send photos if wanted. love animals and nature and out door activities love music reading films and have an eclectic taste in a variety of things

Rita,54 from Cheshire (England)
Hi, I am married but willing to converse with male and female penpals. I am a good communicator, caring, sensitive and like to meet new people. I have eclectic tastes in music, movies and all manner of interests so open to interesting and genuine people if they wish to link up. I am honest and sincere.

Helen,53 from Devon (England)
Female, very easy going, interests include, keeping fit, the outdoors, nature, animals, eating out, music, reading, films, cricket, owned by a naughty black cat ‘Basil’. Looking to correspond with military pen pals deployed overseas, of a similar age to myself, just looking for friendship.

Pamela,53 from Shropshire (England)
I'm looking to make friends from all around the world, I like to chat and have a laugh. I am a loyal and trustworthy person, I love writing and most of all I love life!!

Elizabeth, 53 from Leicestershire (England)
Hi I am a happy single lady, who is young at at heart and loves the Lake District, cinema, theatre, eating out and walking my chocolate lab. Looking for like minded genuine people for friendship and chat.

Beverley,53 from Kent (England)
Hey there, I am single now, after just coming out of a relationship. I'm looking for someone to chat to, and the military forces has been on my mind lately being Christmas and all, I know it must be hard to be away from home during these times, I just wanted to share with someone that I appreciate all that you do for our country and others that's it really

Karen,53 from County Antrim (N Ireland)
I'm a single mum of 2. (1 grown up and 1 of 12 years of age). Blonde hair blue eyes and bit cuddly

Wendy, 53 from UK
Hello I'm a blonde fun loving, flirty but faithful British woman looking to have correspondence with new friends.

Sian,51 from Gloucestershire (England)
Hi, I'm divorced with 2 children.  Music is a big part of my life, love cooking, gym not good though, watching Football, travel and movies.

Jane,51 from Denbighshire (Wales)
I am caring, sensitive, fun loving, have been hurt, think romance is dead and need proving wrong !!!

Kirsty,51 from Sussex (England)
Hi, I am female, petite and very sadly lost my dear partner recently. I have an 11 year old son and love walking, animals, good conversation and travel.

Michelle,51 from (England)
cheerful, a personality and a sense of humour.

Margaret,51 from Glasgow (Scotland)
Hi I'm a widower I have children they are 28,29 and two grandchildren. I work in a hospital as a healthcare support worker. I love going out with my friends,cinema and going walking. I love laughter. I need someone with a good sense humour due to I work long hours

Lorna,51 from Suffolk (England)
Love meeting people from all walks of life! I'm a good friend, (loyal & trustworthy), caring, wide range of interests and love a good giggle!

Bev,51 from Bedfordshire (England)
I am a bright green eyed woman who would like to be in touch with and get to know someone who could hopefully be my soul mate. Hope to speak soon

Rachel,51 from Bristol (England)
Slightly eccentric I am told. Retired early from teaching. Have travelled. Have no preference as to penpal forces. Natioality.ex anything really. Just honest would be nice!

Frances,51 from Scotland
Hi, single female looking to add to her pen pals / friends. Just a down to earth lass, I believe in being true to myself and loyal to my friends. Work in retail, love to chat but also a good listener. Interests include, reading, sewing & craftwork, the outdoors especially the coast, mixture of music but favour Bruce Springsteen and Motown, theatre shows and more ... I don't smoke or drink alcohol so don't really go to pubs unless to eat. Would like to travel more than I do so love to hear about different places and cultures.

Debbie,51 from Essex (England)
Happy single lady regular job regular life looking to get to know more people and widen my friendships

Gail,51 from West Midlands (England)
Happy to communicate with anyone. Love the idea of travel but never have. I am hoping to learn a little about other cultures through correspondence

Emma,51 from London (England)
I love people and one to one contact - I'm a Gemini so a communicator, flighty, flirty but a little shy. I love knowledge although not an expert on any one thing. I need intrigue and interesting conversation. I'm creative, determined and fun-loving - most importantly I love to laugh - please make me laugh!!

Christine,51 from Norfolk (England)
Sociable, fun and independent who'd like to share stories and smiles particularly with those in the armed forces serving overseas. Happy to hear from anyone looking for friendly chat

Jacinta,51 from London (England)
Hi, I love life, dancing, drinking red wine and having lots of fun.
Don't smoke, love listening to music, watching rugby.
Ask anything else

Beverley,51 from Berkshire (England)
Hi I've been a widow for nearly 5 years, and have decided to re-join the living,
I'm looking for friendship that may develop into something more.

Jayne,51 from Shropshire (England)
Hi, Looking for friendship only, I have an illness which prevents me getting out
and about to meet people, I'm young minded love a good debate, very amateur
artist, bit of football fan, gardening, read and watch way too much TV, very interested
in current affairs, would just like to chat via email/snail-mail to males and females

Tracey, 51 from Sussex (England)
Hey, I'm a young at heart, fun loving 51yr old woman from the south coast
of England. I have 3 grown up kids whom all have their own families now so
have decided it's my time to enjoy my life for me

Geraldine,51 from Cheshire (England)
I like travelling, music, festivals! I don't want a serious relationship at the
moment but would be happy to write and see how it goes

Jacqueline, 51 from Sussex (England)
I would like to chat to anyone any age serving in the U.S. Forces.
Travelled a little know what it is like to be far from home.

Wendy, 51 from Devon (England)
Hi I'm a friendly caring person looking to meet new people. Fun with GSOH.
Keep fit by running, at the moment training for great North run. lol So guys if
you want to email or post a letter can't wait to reply.

Kim, 51 from Staffordshire (England)
Curvy, dry sense of humour, animal lover, enjoys days out and nights in.
Many interests, looking for partner to grow old disgracefully with

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Gerald,89 from Gloucestershire (England)
I am a male, I am fit for my age, I love to walk, I drive every day, I like music, eating out and the occasional slow foxtrot

Michael,86 from Suffolk (England)
Retired Bank official, enjoying 30 years of retirement. Spent most of that time going back and forth to Spain. But unfortunately my wife was refused treatment there for cancer so we came back to UK.

Peter,84 from West Midlands (England)
I am a Christian gentleman living alone in small Wolverhampton flat. I spent my working life in Africa, a continent once primitive and magnificent, now primitive and corrupt. I am glad to be back. But lonely sometimes. I need friends to share my life with. One friend would be enough!

John,83 from Cheshire (England)
Hi, I'm reasonably fit, not very tall, retired academic, much involved in reading and writing, a bit shy, desperately lonely. Please write!

Terry,80 from Northamptonshire (England)
I am an active retired farmer who is now involved in owning and maintaining a B & B . Well travelled and like to think I have been lucky enough to achieve interesting goals . I enjoy quite large projects and  take pleasure in completing them. I enjoy writing mail and hearing about others lives

Peter,77 from Norfolk (England)
My wife died some months ago, after 51 years finding it very hard. I'm just about fit and healthy, it would be nice to find some one to write to and be friends with.

Peter,77 from Norfolk (England)
I am recently widowed and feeling alone. Looking for genuine penpals to chat with about the everyday things in life.

Kenneth,76 from Suffolk (England)
Widowed 30 months and feeling lonely. Had a wonderful marriage and miss that special companionship. Wonder if it can be renewed

Terry,72 from Northamptonshire (England)
I am a retired farmer/ contractor well travelled. I have enjoyed construction projects as in my house and aircraft etc. I would love to correspond with a nice lady

Ian,71 from Inverclyde (Scotland)
Professional Engineer, retired, having had varied and interesting life. Seeking good communicator, with preference for North England or Scotland. I am a dog lover, 6'2" tall and good driver.

Tom,70 from UK
Hello, been on my own for some time now retired after working overseas most of my life which I did enjoy like to travel seeking a friend to share the finer thing in life, please contact me if you are interested

Ted,70 from Yorkshire (England)
Hi, I am a widowed male, young at heart, self employed, keep myself fit,
with swimming, and sessions at the gym. Good hearted, kind, in fact a very
balanced, personality and character. I am seeking a lady, who enjoys travelling,
long conversations, and has a long term vision of life ahead, with companionship,
and enjoying life as much as possible.

Hugh,68 from Leicestershire (England)
Hi, I'm retired. My interests are art, cycling and theatre; anything from Shakespeare to Broadway! I also enjoy travel, literature and North American history. I would like to make new friends with similar interests

Kenneth,68 from Wirral (England)
Hi, I'm of large build, disabled, leg problems, does not stop me getting out, I have a mobility scooter which is my lifeline, want to meet someone to make me smile again.

Gary,67 from Derbyshire (England)
I am a gay man I am 5"4 with brown hair and about 14 stone would like some one to email. About 25 to 40 years old

Stephen,66 from Leicestershire (England)
Retired Social Worker. Widowed for some years now. Not in good health so can't get out much. Main interests Digital Art and Reading

Keith,65 from Staffordshire (England)
I am single but only looking for friendship. I enjoy going to the cinema, love most
sports including American sports, watch TV, read, cook, enjoy walking, like nature
and animals, keen on current affairs and lots more. I am a good listener and
non judgemental. I can write both emails and snail mail.

Michael,63 from Essex (England)
Friendly young hearted male living near London & lovely countryside wants to exchange mail with a married woman living in the UK or US, CAN, OZ up to the age of 50. I am a Genuine, relaxed good listener.

Rob,61 from Norfolk (England)
I am an Englishman and spiritual ; seeking an English speaking French lady for friendship and correspondence age 40 to 75 . I speak no French . Please be patient and friendly.

Edwin,59 from Lancashire (England)
Male Late 50's seeks friendly woman 50's/60's for chat or pen pal and even meet ups for companionship/meals or trips. I'm a bit worn and torn but my heart still beats.

Robert,58 from Gloucestershire (England)
I'm looking to meet single ladies worldwide to converse with and for  sharing experiences and hopefully long term friendship

Richard,58 from London (England)
I like to write and take walks. I also like theatres. Looking to hear from petite females with similar interests. From the USA and Canada

Jeff,58 from Wirral (England)
I'm a married Wirral male working away from the UK. I have varied interests, politics, history and varied tastes in music from Trance through to Folk. Unconventional and left-leaning. Enjoy intelligent conversation

Don, 58 from Lancashire (England)
I am an Englishman living in UK. Keen to find US female penpal.
Interested in all aspects of US culture.

David,57 from West Midlands (England)
Hello, I'm looking for female friends with shared interests, I love writing and am into rock music, the cinema, the outdoors, my mountain bike. I'm a friendly person and caring, I particularly love Canada and its wonderful people.

Paul,57 from UK
Engineer travelled all over the world as such. Married two dogs! I love classic cars and own a couple. Love walking , and the countryside. I also love too cook/food with a passion, My favourite being Italian I never take myself too serious, love a laugh! Would to correspond with anybody who would like a chat!

Deryl,55 from Flintshire (Wales)
I am a caring person, who believes trust and honesty are a priority in friendship. I work for the NHS. I am a widow and I have three grown up daughters

Chris, 55 Lisburn (Northern Ireland)
 I have an eclectic taste in music. I love travelling, reading, golf and walking.

Stephen, 55 from Staffordshire (England)
Hi, I'm a divorced male, I enjoy travel music walking and the outdoors. Very sincere and down to earth and seek a like minded lady from anywhere in the world.

John,54 from Cumbria (England)
Interested in music, history and nature, also keep fit with weights. Interested in meeting females around own age!

Simon,53 from Sussex (England)
I am a tall divorced man who only has side vision in the eyes and also a guide dog owner. Live here in East Sussex and
looking for friends relationship and romance lots more to know about me.

Ian,52 from Roxburghshire (Scotland)
Only 30 words eh! Could be a problem. So I'm going for SOH. Ran the MdS in 2015. Enjoy writing although you may wonder. 2 grown up kids, in age.


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