An English phrase used by residents of the South to desribe the Northern half of the country. Stems from the period of history when the north was highly industrialised
I would go to Lancashire, but you know what they say, it's grim up north.
by Brigante June 26, 2005
A phrase you should live by, if you reside in England.
'Jesus Christ, It's grim up north'
by Ihateyouallsomuch July 08, 2005