Tina Brocklebank

Tina Brocklebank

Tina Brocklebank is a true make-up artist. The Grimbarian, born and raised in the area, studied make-up at The London College of Fashion before moving to Nottingham to become a freelance make-up artist. Throughout her award-winning career, Tina has created looks for...
Dave Berry

Dave Berry

Grimsby Traditional Smoked Fish is shipped across the UK and beyond. It’s recognised for its craftmanship, its taste, and its quality. For almost 45 years, Dave Berry has been helping to produce this renowned delicacy. Born and raised in the town, Dave began working...
Patrick Hawes

Patrick Hawes

Patrick Hawes has been described as “one of the country’s most popular and inspirational composers.” Born in Grimsby, Patrick went to school in the Lincolnshire area, including Welhome Primary School, before heading to Durham University to read music as an organ...
Kirsty Douglas

Kirsty Douglas

In 2011, Kirsty Douglas saw her very first roller derby bout at Grimsby Leisure Centre when Lincoln’s The Imposters took on Manchester Roller Derby, and she fell in love with the game straight away. “So many strong, inspirational women skating fast and hitting hard,...
Grace Robinson

Grace Robinson

Since 2014, Classroom in the Woods has given over 6,000 young people the opportunity to learn in the great outdoors, inspiring school children from nursery-age to Year 6, in both their school and everyday lives. Grace Robinson moved back from London to join the family...
Richard Askam

Richard Askam

Richard Askam has turned his inspirational business story into a career as a globe-trotting motivational speaker, spreading the good word of Grimsby along the way. Born in Cleethorpes, Richard worked in his family’s renowned drinks business for over 20 years. When he...