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...
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...
Recap: Grimbarians Preview Night

Recap: Grimbarians Preview Night

Back in January 2018, when we first launched Grimbarians, we knew it would only be a matter of time before we held our first public previews of the project’s portraits. As the months passed, more and more recommendations were coming in to us, and our Facebook...
The Grimbarians Blog

The Grimbarians Blog

Hi everyone, and welcome to the brand new blog from Grimbarians. Since 1st January 2018, we’ve been sharing the portraits and stories of people from Grimsby, and have been completely overwhelmed by the response and support we’ve received so far – thank you, everyone....