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27 Wonderful Things That Could Only Happen In Lancashire

Can I get gravy on that?

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1. This weather report.

2. This sign.

3. When someone put this bin on a post in Blackburn.

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4. When this Smurf tragedy happened in Bolton.

5. The World Gravy Wresting competition, which takes place every year in Rossendale.

6. This terrible crime in Preston.

7. This couple from Bacup.

The couple, Tony and Alicia Johnson, told the Manchester Evening News they've taken the pie all over the world, including to Barbados, Egypt, Morocco and the US.Family members are also allowed to take the pie. Tony told the MEN: “The family are allowed to take it but only if they look after it - if they don't, there's no point in them coming back."
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The couple, Tony and Alicia Johnson, told the Manchester Evening News they've taken the pie all over the world, including to Barbados, Egypt, Morocco and the US.

Family members are also allowed to take the pie. Tony told the MEN: “The family are allowed to take it but only if they look after it - if they don't, there's no point in them coming back."

8. This episode of tram rage.

9. This heartfelt greeting card from a shop in Fleetwood.

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10. This ingenious way of transporting a basket.

11. Any time anyone gets a pie butty from a Manchester chippie.

12. This news story.

13. The word "oryt".

14. This morning scene in Bury.

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15. And this one in Blackburn when they opened a new Aldi.

16. When Blackpool beautician Gemma Worrall tweeted this.

But was then pretty cool about the reaction.

Being bombarded by the world and media wasn't on my list of things to do today

Gemma Worrall@gemworrallx

Being bombarded by the world and media wasn't on my list of things to do today

2:31 PM - 07 Mar 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

17. This takeaway in Blackpool.

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19. This Manchester United fan's completely rational response to the team's post-Ferguson performances.

20. Everything about this.

21. This romantic scene in Eccles.

Just clocked a lad getting a nosh from his lady friend at the tram stop whilst eating a tray of chips #onlyineccles

Richard Turner@RicTurner

Just clocked a lad getting a nosh from his lady friend at the tram stop whilst eating a tray of chips #onlyineccles

8:20 PM - 23 Sep 11ReplyRetweetFavorite

22. This legit panic in Blackburn.

23. When an event to commemorate the sinking of the Titanic was cancelled...because of ice.

24. This epic pruning row in Chorley.

26. This RSCPA shop's sign (which was quickly changed).

27. And this unimprovable message of positivity, spotted in Salford.