Anonymous asked in TravelUnited KingdomOther - United Kingdom · 3 weeks ago

What do you think of the towns of Scunthorpe or Grimsby in East Midlands ? UK ?

7 Answers

  • 3 weeks ago

    I've heard of them, but I've never needed to visit either.  Both have quite grim sounding names.

  • 3 weeks ago

    Scunthorpe the Grooming capital of the UK we would have been better off if the Nazis invaded the Uk in 1940 

  • F
    Lv 6
    3 weeks ago

    Well Grimsby used to be a massive fishing port ( biggest in the world in 1950), but due to the EU and weak UK governments it is now home to just 5 fishing boats. Basically it’s well named, with the emphasis on Grim.

    Scunthorpe used to be a steel town but most of that is gone due to pathetic governments of both parties. It’s probably best known from the saying “ if Tetley put the T in Britain, who put the c•nt in Scunthorpe ?

    Both places have underachieving professional football teams.

  • 3 weeks ago

    Grimsby and Scunthorpe are geographically in what we call the 'North'.

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  • John P
    Lv 7
    3 weeks ago

    I always think of Grimsby as a coastal town, therefore not part of a land-based area such as East Midlands, no matter what borders are made by politicians.

  • Anonymous
    3 weeks ago

    Scunthorpe is a large market and industrial town in the North Lincolnshire borough in Lincolnshire, England.

    Grimsby, also Great Grimsby, is a large coastal English seaport and administrative centre in North East Lincolnshire

  • 3 weeks ago

    they are not east midlands 

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