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.

Grimbarians Isolation Station

Grimbarians Isolation Station

Welcome to Grimbarians' Isolation Station, a place where you can find ideas for things to do whilst safely isolating in your own home as well as freebies from kind people, venues, and businesses in the local community and across the UK.  Keep checking back as we...

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What’s in a name?

What’s in a name?

For far too long, the town of Grimsby has been a victim of its own name. After all, “it’s grim up north,” is an all too popular phrase. Though the town gets its fair share of drizzle, the word “Grim” means a lot more to its residents than typical English weather and...

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Guest post: The Tidal Optimist

Guest post: The Tidal Optimist

Something that many of our Grimbarians have in common is their passion for bringing what they have learned throughout their lives back to the area, helping to change perceptions and inspire people within the community. Richard Askam, a motivational speaker, grew his...

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