We send our blind date couples to JC’s bar and coffee shop, which serves a range of alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks, speciality coffees, pub meals, panini and homemade cakes.
All of our blind date couples receive a complimentary drink courtesy of JC’s.
Chris (22), a fourth year Geography student and Beth (18), a first year history student, met for a free drink in JCs. Here’s what they had to say afterwards.
Why did you agree to go on a blind date?
C: I thought it would be a bit of fun and I can’t turn down a free drink
B: Because my friends forced me
What’s your favourite feature of a guy/girl? And did they have it?
C: I look for them to be a happy person who is easy to get along with. She did seem to have it.
B: A nice smile, yeah.
Were you attracted to the person?
How long did the date last? Did you want it to last longer or end sooner?
C: It latest about an hour and a half. It would have been nice for it to last a bit longer.
B: An hour and half, would have been nice if had lasted longer.
Did you kiss? Or was there any potential for a kiss…or more?
C: No kissing took place
Were there any turnoffs?
C: She was Welsh, which is never good around the 6 nations.
B: He is English – the feeling’s mutual.
Out of ten, how would you rate the date?
Any chance of seeing each other again?
C: I guess so.
B: Maybe, we’ve added each other on Facebook.