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A lonely penguin at an aquarium in England is hoping to find a mate by creating a profile on the dating website Plenty of Fish.
In an increasingly ageing society, elderly people often end up spending most of their twilight years alone, with mobility issues meaning they have less control over finding new companions.
Evidence states that 3.1 million people aged over 65 have no contact with a friend, neighbour or family member in any one week and over 1.8 million do not see anyone they know in a month.