Hundreds of Dales people having affairs

Hundreds of people in the Dales are having affairs – according to figures released by a dating website.

Illicit Encounters, a website set up for married people to have affairs, claims that 304 people in Matlock are cheating on their partners.

Likewise, the company claims 88 people in Bakewell are being unfaithful.

The website compiled the data from its membership figures for the area.

Men are charged £139.99 for membership of Illicit Encounters, whereas women can have a basic profile free–of–charge.