They include international business executives planning dates when in London, divorced single mums who’ve decided they want to experience something new and even a few famous faces.

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I’d never dated anyone younger before I stumbled across Toyboy Warehouse.

It has genuinely opened my eyes to a whole new world.

However, as time has progressed and dating cougars has become more popular, it has become more apparent that the basis of this perspective is simply non-existent or not true.

Older women have successfully dated younger men for hundreds of years and many believe this is actually a better balance of age for a healthy relationship.

Having always been attracted to younger men, Toyboy Warehouse founder Julia Macmillian realised there were no dating agencies specifically tailored to finding the younger men she desired.

Speaking with many other women and men Julia quickly discovered that although often only discussed behind closed doors, many people were attracted to and intrigued by age-gap relationships.

Many of the men on Toyboy Warehouse won’t even entertain the thought of dating someone their own age or worse, younger than them.

Cougar dating is all some men want and here are a few reasons why: “There is nothing more sexy than a woman who knows who she is, what she wants and how to get it.

I tend to have much more interesting, stimulating and in-depth conversations with older women.” - Ben, 34, London; “Confidence and experience are very important to me.