'Crazy' Brit bloke travels 5,000 miles for Tinder date with 'bonny lass' in the US
Tinder date with a "bonny lass" who lived in the US. Paddy Campbell, 32, joined Tinder for the first time earlier this year after breaking up with his partner and was chuffed to match with Bridget Kelly, with whom he felt he had plenty in common with.He mistakenly believed that Bridget lived in Edinburgh, before quickly realising that she was from a town called New Glarus, located across the pond, namely in the US Midwest, in the state of Wisconsin.Despite the 4,700 miles separating the potential lovebirds, Bridget asked Paddy to join her at a wedding stateside, the Daily Mirror reports.The eager Scotsman readily accepted the invite and jetted across the Atlantic Ocean to meet his match.Taking to TikTok, before setting off, Paddy explained that he would fly from Glasgow to Dublin on May 16, wait 14 hours there before hopping on a flight to Chicago and then onwards to Bridget's hometown.The 32-year-old said: "I'm going to America, which is really f***ing scary because I've never been there before."Although Paddy's own mum was American, born in the state of Ohio, he admitted to feeling a bit "nervous because I don't know how these yanks are going to act, especially when they find out I work in the whisky sector."Many of Paddy's followers wished him all the very best of luck, expressing an eagerness to find out how the love story would unfold.To stay up to date with all the latest news, make sure you sign up to one of our newsletters here.One person wrote: "Good luck Paddy have the best time.