British Penpals - UK, USA and Worldwide Penpals
For fun, friendship and maybe even romance
  Browse British Penpals: New Members
All New Males All New Females Browse All Penpals  


Males • Be sure to make a note of the reference number of any members you are interested in contacting.
• When you are ready click How To Contact Penpals. Not a member yet? Click here.

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.

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

David,74 from Victoria (Australia)
Retired from IT but could have been a social scientist. Also interested in ethics, opinions, beliefs, truth, singing and lots more. Emigrated to Australia in 1970 aged 28 (why? Greed!). Have family including enchanting (mostly) granddaughters. The idea of returning to England to die has a certain appeal. Looking for a UK-based penpal-ette to help me explore the pros and cons of doing so.

Michael,70 from Florida
I am a retired tall handsome cauc.- blue eyed - male, proportionate weight and build who likes old movies, coffee shops and restaurants. I am divorced with out children. You could be a woman of similar age and interests.

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

Wayne,63 from Cornwall (England)
Retired professional, ex-forces and recently moved to Cornwall. Naval sense of humour. Practical guy, likes to keep busy. Volunteer, avid recycler, Conservation, conversation, carpentry. Seeking female for friendship/romance.

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.

Mathias,61 from Germany
Hi, I am a German male, very interested in British culture, life style, history and traditions. Looking for a pen pal to learn more and change opinions about that matter. And to improve my English.

George,60 from Conwy (North Wales)
Got to 60 (They say I don't look it, but that's not for me to say) and wept. Looking to make a female friend for correspondence and enjoying easy going meals out later and friendship (Never married, too busy being selfish with my time until I realised what I'd been doing wrong!)

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

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.

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

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.

Lindsay,51 from Western Australia
Hi I'm a tall Aussie farmer, blond and blue eyed genuine, honest and reliable. My interests are the outdoors, music, animals, reading, movies and I am well travelled. I'd like to write to ladies from 33 up

Brendan 50 from Lancashire (England)
Ex Forces and
boring is not in my nature! I enjoy listening to music, reading, rambling outdoors and take pleasure from the simple things in life. I am a recently widowed and I would like hear from females, perhaps in a similar position with similar interests, to put a new spark back in my life. Interested? Then please contact me.

Charles,49 US Prisoner Massachusetts
Like to write about any subject. Am a Christian with a good heart. Want to learn about other cultures.

Martin,48 from Devon (England)
I am a person who thinks we all should show one another kindness and respect. I enjoy a laugh along the way.  I like photography and penpalling.

Harold,47 from County Antrim (N Ireland)
I love Computers, web design, Vintage rallies and also snooker and bowls am looking for PenPals so can share stories about life.

Richard,42 from Nottinghamshire (England)
I am looking to meet new and interesting people. I like art and museums and travel. I am studying for a degree in psychology, so I like quite philosophical and insightful correspondence and conversation.

Thanos,41 from Greece
Fun, friendly, intelligent and open minded. I have many hobbies and interests that I hope will pair with a few of yours. I love to travel

Richard,40 from London (England)
I'm A London Black Taxi Driver in the busy West End of London, Father, into sports, music, into anything really especially going down the pub, would love to hear from Women only penpals from USA or anywhere in Europe, take care

Christian,37 from Germany
Hey :-), I love traveling (I love London) go to movies, meet friends. Photography and dancing. I am a positive one :) and I want make my English better

Warrick,37 from UK
Ex Royal Marine, all the way from the Fiji Islands and of mixed nationality and consist of Chinese, Fijian, European and Pacific Polynesian. I love water sports, walking and picnics, diving and socialising, travelling with mates, shopping and drinking. LOLZ

Jake,37 from Wiltshire (England)
Small Business starter and motorcycle courier, potentially heading for jail. Crikey Chief. Not me bloody freedom! Looking for pen pals independent of which side of the wall I end up.

Grahame, 35 Royal Navy
I'm a Royal Navy officer, currently deployed overseas in an exchange posting with the RAF. I'm a graduate of London and Oxford, and a history, politics, and football geek. It would be lovely to chat to someone new.

Gareth, British Army
33 year old (unless you follow Clarks advert "act your shoe size"), done 16 years in the army so been there and got the T-shirt. Been on here years ago and made some good friends so thought why not give it another go

Alex,32 from Tyne and Wear (England)
Fun, friendly, intelligent and open minded. I have many hobbies and interests that I'm sure will pair with a few of yours. I love to travel.

Joseph,32 British Army
I am a down to earth guy who has served for 14 years. Enjoy being sent on operations and like to correspond with people around the world. Preferably women as I am surrounded by guys daily! A country lad at heart with a passion for fitness, reading, writing and travel adventure. 

Jonathan,32 British Army
Clerk in the Army. Enjoy being outdoors, exploring new places and historic ones, attempting to improve my photography. Like to travel and see new places.

David,32 British Army
Single, 3 children, funny (well I think I am) looking to write to people from anywhere in the world.

Laurence, 31 British Army
Enjoy most spoils in life, especially music, food and pleasant people. Come and say hi!

Craig,30 from Wiltshire (England)
5'6 Blonde Blue eyes looking for new friends and fun

William,30 British Army
People think I am crazy - why not write to me and find out?

Jonathan,30 from New York
I want to learn more about Britain people, culture, and history. I am vacationing there and will hopefully emigrate one day

Dafydd,29 from Gwyndd (Wales)
Just a normal (more or less) bloke wanting to show support to our forces and be a friend to any that need one.

Peter,29 Prisoner Oxfordshire
Hi, I am currently on recall of licence at Bullingdon Prison in Oxfordshire. I am hoping to find someone who will write to me.

Rory,28 from Shropshire (England)
Country man with an interest in history, sci-fi movies, philosophy and developing hands-on skills. Being a thoughtful and introverted "old soul", having a penpal should suit my dispositions just fine.

Patrick, 27 from Illinois
I am a teacher based in Chicago. I am interested in corresponding with British nationals of any age and learning more about life in the UK. My interests include UK politics, medicine, literature, and sports, specifically swimming and water polo.

Reuben,27 from Berkshire
Hi! Single male looking to write to a single female to get to know. Friendly & understanding, down to earth, I’m a nature photographer, love watching garden birds, nature and doing gardening. Fan of fantasy video games, anime/manga and fantasy novels. Like relaxing at home watching documentaries, detective programmes, 60s 70s comedies, films

Na-Kyeong, 27 from South Korea
I would like to visit UK soon, therefore, hope to encounter British mates. I have been interested in studying Britain culture as a fanatic of your nation.

Sam,27 from Aberdeenshire (Scotland)
Hi, Scotsman who enjoys reading, listening to movies and cooking. I’m also a huge film fan. Love to hear from you.

Dan,25 from Suffolk (England)
I am a young, healthy and hard working male who lives within the beautiful county of Devon. I love dancing and would love to get to know you. Request me

Return to top of page

Females • Be sure to make a note of the reference number of any members you are interested in contacting.
• When you are ready click How To Contact Penpals. Not a member yet? Click here.


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.

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

 Bernice,68 from Wales
Hi, I am retired and currently living alone. I miss the everyday conversations and sharing of news and ideas. It would be great to be able to communicate and make friends through this site. Please write!

Margaret,67 from Cumbria (England)
am a young minded 67 year old lady, looking for friendship, I am originally from Liverpool, living in Cumbria.  I love rock music, quiz nights, walking and definitely love watching LFC

Suzie,65 from Cambridgeshire (England)
Warm, bright, curious, friendly woman into reading, gardening, cuisine, art, film, literature, open with others, would like to correspond with anyone wanting to share those honest, caring, human values much ignored in our modern world....

Caroline,62 from Hampshire (England)
Cantankerous, fat, old woman loves reading, learning, classic cars, bikes, food, music, history, dark humour, individuality, romance looking for someone to write to with a view to meeting up?

Lorraine,60 from Nottinghamshire (England)
I am easy going and friendly. I love travelling around the world. I also like walking and going to gigs. Also love Rugby 7s after following a tour in South Africa

Jackie,58 from Middlesex (England)
I am a single woman and work as a piano teacher. Like history, classical and folk rock music, travel and reading. Would like male and female penfriends

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

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.

Paula,55 from Pembrokeshire (Wales)
I'm a hard working lady with a wicked sense of humour who would love a pen pal to write to, I love to read, walk, have a good night out, I have been known to dance the night away ha ha

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.

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!!

Deborah,52 from Hertfordshire (England)
Single 40+yr old looking52yr old! (Apparently! ;) At my happiest in the countryside. Love sun, cold beer, art, honesty, integrity, my grown kids, fun, big bear hugs and old fashioned letter writing.

Janet,52 from Lancashire (England)
I am what I am, I have no airs and graces, and not materialistic, genuine and looking for friendship in the first instance. I love to have fun, people watching, and l just love laughing and be made to laugh. It’s the spice of life!

Debbie,52 from Yorkshire (England)
22 with 30 years experience yes (52). Good sense of humour I'm kind to dumb animals I live with a rescue dog called Rosie

Eulah,51 from Liverpool (England)
I am looking for people to correspond with.  Am an outgoing person, I enjoy hiking, camping (not so much under canvas now) caravan would be good.  I love animals and have a little dog myself.

Marlene,50 from Bristol
Love all music, watching movies and reading. Like nature and walking, have a good sense of humour and will talk about most things

Kavita,50 from India
I am an Indian woman now in India, but lived in Europe in my 20's. Self sufficient since I was 20. I live with my mother and also now care for her as she is 76 and bedridden for the last 18 months. I am interested in hearing from male and female friends, younger or similar age to share through writing. I enjoyed penpalling in my pre and early teens and would like to revive that interest with some friendly people which may help me find some fresh energy in life! Anyone interested?

Michelle,49 from Melbourne (Australia)
I'm single with grown up children. I love music, cooking, reading, history and look forward to making new friends

Pauline, 49 from Tyne & Wear (England)
I'm separated, I am a senior care worker at a local nursing home. I love holidays and watching films.

Julie,48 from Kent (England)
Smart, intelligent and independent. Strong willed. Stubborn. Divorced. Two teenagers. 48 years old. Have a dog.  Likes swimming, walking and being happy.

Samantha,48 from Gwent (South Wales)
I am a large lady with a large heart, honest, kind, caring, loyal. Looking to boost morale and be a good friend.

Ursula,47 from Gloucestershire (England)
Just a down to earth girl with a zest for life who enjoys keeping active, exploring new places and good good banter. Would particularly like to correspond with any UK military folk out there.

Karina,47 from Somerset (England)
Hi, I'm looking to correspond with like-minded pen-friends who loves sunrises / sunsets, travel adventures, raw food, creativity, animals, board / card games and deep and meaningful connections. I am also a kind, caring and sensitive individual.

Julie,47 from Buckinghamshire (England) Dance like no one is watching,
Sing like no one is listening,
Love like you have never been hurt,
Live like there is no tomorrow...
Separated with  grown up children


Michelle,46 from Yorkshire (England)
Hi I have three lovely dogs. I enjoy meeting new people. I like to meet up with my friends but would to make new friends

Sel,44 from Arizona
Born & raised in Oxfordshire England But now living in a hot climate! I’d love to catch up with some of England’s finest. Drop me a line or two if you fancy a chat.

Amanda,44 from Staffordshire (England)
Hi, I'm a single Mum of two teenagers (nurse by trade lol) who is looking for new friends and people to talk to. Had a few years of hell so want to try and find some normality again and try and restore my faith in reality

Diana,43 British Army
Hi guys. I love socialising and enjoy being around guys with a great sense of humour. I’m a reservist looking to get to know fellow military men. Yes, I am single and very happy in life but would be nice to see where life takes me next and who with. Anyway, get in touch. It would be great to hear from you.

Tammy,43 from Devon (England)
Hi, I'm married with 4 adult children. Looking for male friendship to talk about anything and everything. I am very out going, I love writing short Adult mature stories, which can be explicit. I have two books published online. One of my books is number 3 on the sexual list and number 12 on the exotic. Please write or email

Lorraine,42 from Essex (England)
single female.. looking to make friends.. if it develops into more then its meant to be.. creative, loves to read and has strong family values..

Emma,42 from Kent (England)
Love to chat, and I’m a sociable, bubbly and happy person to be around. Be great to hear from you. Have friends in Navy so have a basic understanding but not a clue about Army & RAF!!

Leanne,40 from Northamptonshire (England)I am a single mum of one who works as a Nurse within the NHS. I am fun loving with a very wicked sense of humour (or so I have been told!!) I like travelling, cinema, eating out and going out with my friends and of course the odd glass of wine lol. I like to spend time with my little boy and my friends and family

Rachel, 38 from Staffordshire (England)
I'm separated soon to be divorced, slimmish build short dark hair, blue eyes and an impressive 5' 2" tall. I'm easy to get along with, enjoy going out, watching films either at home or the cinema, I also enjoy just chilling at home in my PJ's. Some may call these baggage but they are my priority in life, I have 3 boys aged 18yrs, 16yrs and 9yrs. I'm looking to meet new friends to chat with and maybe more

Ruth,37 from Somerset (England)
Hobbies include pole, chair dance, burlesque, Ariel hoop and silks. Looking for friends

Julia,36 from Essex (England)
Nurse looking for penpals, male or female, military or non military, from all over the world. Lots of interests including movies, dreaming about travelling, and studying for a degree. I’m a bit of a geek, especially anything Marvel. I’m looking for down to earth people with a sense of humour who don’t take like too seriously. Hope to hear from you.

Nicola,36 from Manchester
Hi, I'm a Teacher who is looking for male or female penpals. I love reading, walking and have a really good sense of humour. Looking for like-minded individuals.

Kayti,35 from Hampshire (England)
Hi, just looking to meet friends around the world. I love to write and would love to receive mail that isn’t a bill.

Leanne,35 from Norfolk (England)
Derbyshire lass at heart in love with Scotland and her beautiful landscapes I love talking, walking, listening to music and learning about new interesting places I have a bucket list as never ventured abroad

Linzi,34 from Yorkshire (England)
Hi! I'm a workaholic with 2 dog's. Love Reading and a good box set binge. Will write to anyone willing :)

Catalina,33 from Ceredigion (Wales)
Hello everyone, I'm trying find some normal people to talk to, trying make some friends. I'm a support worker and want to get into nursing. I work a lot and I have no free time for social all. I'm single, no kids and never been married. I hope everyone is sound and safe. God bless!

Liz,33 from Norfolk (England)
Hi I’m a woman looking to make new friends and chat with good humoured people

Laura,33 from West Midlands (England)
Single mom of 1, Disney lover, foodie, wrestling / boxing / footy / UFC fan

Tara,31 from Sussex (England)
Down to earth girl with a GSOH. I have to many interests to list but here's some, big movie fan, reading,Tudor history and spending time with family and friends

Sarah,29 from Yorkshire (England)
Fun, outspoken Yorkshire lass with wicked sense of humour

Jo,29 from Hampshire (England)
I am a small gal (at only 4’10) who is shy at first but soon comes out of my shell. Im a nice person but can become quite a bitch if anyone hurts someone I care about.

Siobhan,29 from East Midlands (England)
Human rights advocate,
I enjoy working out and taking care of my family. Let's chat!

Amy,28 from County Durham (England)
I’m a carer for my son who has autism, and would like to hear from people around the world.

Esther, 27 from Yorkshire (England)
I am a workaholic looking to make more friends. I love a good laugh and wouldn't mind telling you all about it.

Nikki,27 from Berkshire (England)
Hi there! Female looking to make new friends. Great sense of humour (although some say my jokes are terrible!), I also love cooking, films, music. I enjoy travelling and love visiting new countries

Alysha,26 from Leicestershire (England)
I've joined this site to hopefully help someone going through a tough time. I believe everyone deserves to talk

Georgia,25 from London (England)
Hi! I'm a 5'5" news reporter from London. Looking to chat to people who want to make friends, or just speak! Happy to listen

Elizabeth,24 from Norfolk (England)
I am a friendly, fun trainee nurse with a good sense of humour and a love for adventure. Enjoy talking and getting to know new people

Bethany,23 from County Durham (England)
I’m a down to earth girl who has a great personality and can get on with anyone. Please get in touch if you want to know more

Natalie,23 from Devon (England)
Hi, I'd love to meet new people and learning about new cultures

Lauren,22 from Worcestershire (England)
Hi, I'm looking for single males to correspond with.

Esme,21 from Worcestershire (England)
In short, I'm a workaholic that does not get much chance to make friends. I'm an incredibly open-minded individual that tends to get on with older individuals better. The idea of a pen-pal excites me; I love to hear about other people and if we can aid each other's loneliness then that would be incredible!

Sophie,21 from Devon (England)
Hi, I just think it would be a really interesting way to meet new people and learn about different countries and cultures

Charlotte, 18 year from Kent (England)
I love dog and I love going out . Like laugh out with friends. 5 people who serve in British Forces in my family history.

Jana,18 from Germany
Hey there, anyone around my age out there who'd like to write? Happy to talk about pretty much anything from music (be warned, I have a pretty set opinion on what is good and what isn't) to movies (doesn't have to be romantic comedies), hobbies (love trying new things) or life in general (nothing to add there). Looking forward to hearing your story.


  Return to top of page
  Design By TheVoicePoint