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31 Things Everyone Who Grew Up In Lancashire Knows To Be True

From Morecambe to Ormskirk and Fleetwood to Nelson, we're heading down th'memory lane.

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1. You don't think there's anything funny about this place name.

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4. You’ve legitimately struck up a conversation with these guys when walking home drunk.

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5. But only if this lot weren’t available.

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6. You still expect shoes to be tied together with string when you try them on.

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Remember having to walk like a penguin when your parents made you try out your new Tommy Ball's school shoes?

7. You queued up for the Big One as soon as you were old enough.

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9. Trips here were the height of excitement.

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10. You probably got to see the world's biggest Pear Drop too.

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Sadly this big lump of sugar has since been relocated.

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13. This was your Northern Star.

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14. Even when it said this.

Think hard before you sack the electrician at Thwaits!

Henry Stimpson@80sLadFollow

Think hard before you sack the electrician at Thwaits!

8:57 PM - 24 Jan 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

15. You know that this place serves the world's best ice cream.

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Especially the mint choc chip.

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16. You have an inbuilt, irrational dislike of this entire neighbouring county.

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18. This town has connotations other than an '80s milk advert.

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If you really want, you can watch the advert that's plagued Accringtonians for almost 30 years on YouTube.

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22. And have often made the pilgrimage to see the Illuminations.

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Blackpool > Scarborough. IDST.

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24. You've met someone from Coronation Street, and probably have their autograph.

Aww just found my signed autograph from Kirk #Corrie

Amy@amylauren4296Follow

Aww just found my signed autograph from Kirk #Corrie

6:27 PM - 19 Sep 13ReplyRetweetFavorite

25. You know a lot about witches.

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And remember learning about Demdike, Nutter, and Chattox.

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28. You've eaten at a restaurant owned by Nigel Howarth.

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