Gainsborough: Website reveals number of married people seeking affairs in the area

A total of 574 married people in Gainsborough are seeking affairs on an internet dating site - this is compared to 526 last year.
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The figures were released by, the UK’s largest married dating site and shows the number of people having affairs in every area in the UK.

Claire Page of said: “It’s no wonder the traffic to the site is so high.”

“People are dying to see how many people are having an affair on their street, village or town - who wouldn’t want to know if they live in a cheating hotspot?”

“Thousands of people are checking the Illicit Index to see how many people in their area are having affairs.”

Psychologist Lucy Redford said: “Discretion is usually the main priority in extra-marital affairs.”

“If secrecy wasn’t important, the individual would seek a divorce before an affair.”

“Oftentimes when passion has left a relationship, but people don’t want to fracture their home status or disrupt a family unit, and they’re not willing to compromise their sex lives, an affair becomes tempting for their situation.”

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