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    Default Is Grimsby such a bad place to be?

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    Cheap place to live. Next to the sea. Close to wide open spaces (Lincolnshire).

    Oh, and great fish n chips!

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    Quote Originally Posted by MrMark View Post
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    Cheap place to live. Next to the sea. Close to wide open spaces (Lincolnshire).

    Oh, and great fish n chips!
    It isn't called GRIMsby for nothing!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Fred Bloggs View Post
    It isn't called GRIMsby for nothing!
    That's to deter superficial southerners!

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    Quote Originally Posted by MrMark View Post
    That's to deter superficial southerners!
    Nope I'm from Manchester. Steels is a good fish restaurant up the road in Cleethorpes. Not really an area I recommnd to be quite honest though.

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    Its f$cking freezing here in London. Call me a southern wuss, but I'd freeze my b*ll*cks off in Grimsby.

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    Grimsby's nothing special, but it's not in the same league as Southern tulipholes like Reading, Basingstoke, Croydon etc

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    Quote Originally Posted by Peoplesoft bloke View Post
    Grimsby's nothing special, but it's not in the same league as Southern tulipholes like Reading, Basingstoke, Croydon etc
    Not forgetting High Wycombe and Slough. Eurghh.

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    Quote Originally Posted by SantaClaus View Post
    Its f$cking freezing here in London. Call me a southern wuss, but I'd freeze my b*ll*cks off in Grimsby.
    Southern wuss

    Our fishmonger delivers to our door and comes from Grimsby. Jolly nice chap too.

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    Quote Originally Posted by BrilloPad View Post
    Southern wuss

    Our fishmonger delivers to our door and comes from Grimsby. Jolly nice chap too.
    Gosh.

    I remember when we had a fishmonger who delivered to the door... he had a Morris 1000 van.

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    My Dad worked there in the 60s. Grim Grimsby was how he and his colleagues described it. Arsehole of the Universe was another epithet.

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