Great Grimsby


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Great Grimsby

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Grimsby,

city (1991 pop. 139,877), North East Lincolnshire, E central England, at the mouth of the Humber River. It is one of the largest fishing ports in the world. Great Grimsby has an extensive commercial trade in fish, coal, grain, and timber as well as an important frozen food industry. Other production includes rayon, titanium oxide, and chemicals. A college of technology is located there.
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On other occasions I was elated, for example, when the Birkenhead based ICE group briefed me on work they had undertaken amongst young people in Great Grimsby. These young people were asked what aspirations they held for the children for whom they would one day be parents.
Austin Mitchell, MP for Great Grimsby was our sponsor for the event at the House of Commons.
The same is not true of all the other MPs taking part in the show, who include Tory backbencher Nadine Dorries (Con Mid Bedfordshire), Labour MP Austin Mitchell (Lab Great Grimsby) and Lib Dem Mark Oaten (Lib Dem Winchester).
The Labour MP for Great Grimsby continued to dig a big political hole to lie down in during last week's episode of Tower Block Of Commons as he blathered about his babysitting duties on a Hull council estate with the kind of natural empathy that made Faye Dunaway in Mommie Dearest look like Nanny McPhee.
Malcolm Jefferson was a happy man to win the 3m3f handicap chase with Great Grimsby, the mount of Phil Kinsella.
Both men are regular entrants to the competition, which also stars entries from Great Grimsby MP Austin Mitchell and former Defence Secretary and Nato Secretary General turned Lord, George Robertson.
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'Great Grimsby - A History of the Commercial Port' is available for GBP9.99.
The Great Grimsby MP added: "We are for the people but no longer from them.
But Mrs Cook maintained that a conversation she had with the journalist Linda McDougall, wife of the Great Grimsby Labour MP Austin Mitchell, which sparked last weeks deluge of publicity over the affair, was intended to be private.
Ashfield MP Gloria De Piero, Makerfield MP Yvonne Fovargue and Great Grimsby's Melanie Onn return to the frontbench a year after joining the mass resignation of shadow ministers in the wake of the EU referendum in June 2016.