According to the study, Bournemouth came in as the town with the most faithful residents, a fact the website claims is linked to its elderly population, closely followed by Craigavon in Northern Ireland, and Barry in Wales.
We are completely honest with each other.“The days when couples were happy to stay faithful to the same partner for 50 years or longer are over for many people, and it is great that there are sites like Illicit Encounters which can accommodate their needs.”Top ten UK towns for affairs1. She emails me moments later: “I haven’t even finished setting up my bio and I’ve been ‘favourited’ twice.” I vow to get proactive. ” and take an indiscriminate copy-and-paste approach. I reveal I’m a journalist and he is happy to discuss his experiences.Which, it transpires, involves taking out my credit card. He’s been a member for three months and has parted with £350.Louise, the widow of a doctor, does this with the full knowledge and agreement of her boyfriend, Mark Howard, 39, a fitness instructor.“I enjoy being in a relationship but I also crave the excitement of meeting new people. I have been on Illicit Encounters for around six months and during that time I have had affairs with five men.“They have mostly been rich businessmen in the commuter belt around Surrey who are bored in their marriages and are seeking sex, fun and a change in their daily routine. Priming myself not to lie or deceive, I set up a profile.I hit the first hurdle when both usernames Naughty Boy88 and Naughty Boy1988 are taken.With Unfaithful Friday representing the last affair of the year for many adulterers, most aren’t skimping on their destinations, and plan to go out in style.Paris (17%) is the most popular destination, followed by Austria (15%), just in time for its famous Christmas markets.Some commentators have rejoiced in what they see as a deserved comeuppance for those who have been indulging in digital infidelity, while others argue the users are victims of a grave breach of privacy.While it has been assumed that the scandal would sound the site’s death knell, it has also generated a vast amount of free publicity – and led even those of us who would never dream of cheating, less still giving away our personal details to a website to do so, wondering what it would be like to enter an online den of marital cheaters.