The Grimbarians Blog

This is the place to find positive content and updates from around Grimsby’s communities.  Featuring blog posts about the town and the work we are doing at Grimbarians CIC, along with posts by guest bloggers, artists, and businesses.

Introducing… Artist in Residence

Introducing… Artist in Residence

Collaborating with Grimsby Artists in an Ongoing Project Once you get to know the people of Grimsby, you’ll find that there is a thriving community of artists using their experiences of life in the town to inspire their one-of-a-kind collections. We have some...

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Issue 2 Thank You: Part 2

Issue 2 Thank You: Part 2

Since Issue 2 of our good news newspaper for Grimsby was published, we’ve been busy getting thousands of copies out into the town. Free copies of Grimsby Really Is More have been delivered to care homes and places in the community to help us with our goal – to spread...

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Issue 2 Thank you: Part One

Issue 2 Thank you: Part One

Back in 2020, we launched the very first issue of our good Grimsby news newspaper, Grimsby Really Is More. Like so many others, our plans for Issue 2 were slightly derailed as the coronavirus pandemic hit but we continued to be inspired by the people of the town...

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Grimbarians Lockdown Talks with Zane Powles

Grimbarians Lockdown Talks with Zane Powles

In March, Grimsby Assistant Headteacher Zane Powles made national headlines with his daily five mile walks to deliver school meals to pupils in lockdown. Since then, not only has he raised almost £10,000 for charitable organisations in a mammoth cycle challenge, he...

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Grimbarians Lockdown Talks with Will Douglas

Grimbarians Lockdown Talks with Will Douglas

For our next Grimbarians Lockdown Talks, a feature-length chat seems more than fitting... Richard Askam is joined by Will Douglas of Docks Beers to chat about what it was like having to temporarily close the doors of Docks Academy so soon after opening, the summer's...

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Grimbarians Lockdown Talks with Sam Delaney

Grimbarians Lockdown Talks with Sam Delaney

In the second of our Grimbarians Lockdown Talks  series, Richard Askam speaks to honorary Grimbarian, Sam Delaney.  Since moving to Grimsby in 2012, he has made an undeniable impact on the community, supporting those going through the recovery process in order to live...

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