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Grimsby: Police & Network Rail issue stark warning to pedestrians

British Transport Police (BTP) and Network Rail have issued a stark warning that reckless and dangerous pedestrian behaviour on Grimsby’s level crossings could end in tragedy. 149 more words

Level Crossings

Local School Leaver Awarded Accounting Scholarship worth £15,000

Nineteen year-old Inguta Godaine of Grimsby is just one of just 18 young people to be selected from 300 applicants for an Accountancy Scholarship with Kaplan. 717 more words

Hart Shaw

4-4-2, 4-3-3, 4-3-1-2, 3-4-3...what's in a formation?

I know that pre-season is a time for experimentation and I have absolutely no concern over any results at this stage of the campaign, but anyone else looking at some of the formations used so far with a slight rise of an eyebrow? 564 more words

Grimsby Town

Photo Archive: "An early Mariner", National Fishing Heritage Centre, Grimsby, c.2007.

don’t remember the National Fishing Heritage Centre having a permanent Grimsby Town Football Club display, so this must have been part of a temporary exhibition I went to see. 64 more words

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Wojtek the Bear, Weelsby Woods, Grimsby, 2014.

If you have heard of Wojtek you will recognise this as an iconic image of the famous bear. If you haven’t heard of Wojtek you’re probably thinking, “What is that bear doing with an artillery shell?” My… 260 more words

Changing the Rules

On a recent visit home to my parents in Grimsby, my Dad handed me a clipping from the local newspaper’s ‘Bygones’ section.The article, originally printed in 1954, was about the Hewitt’s brewery (1874-1968) in Grimsby, for whom my maternal great-grandfather once worked, at the brewery’s maltings on the corner of Frederick Ward Way and Victoria Street.  519 more words


Sacha Baron Cohen's New Film Will See Actor Play A Football Hooligan... From Grimsby

British comedian Sacha Baron Cohen has a highly impressive back catalogue of fictional and highly controversial characters.

But it appears the 42-year-old is set to take his work to a totally different level next year, when he is set to play a 1980′s football hooligan from Grimsby, England. 182 more words