refering to a (pass) mark in British universities. In Cockney Rhyming Slang a 'First' is called a Geoff Hurst; England's hat trick hero in the 1966 World Cup (football) final. See also Desmond, and Thora Hird
To go on to a masters degree the university normally expect you to have a Geoff Hurst
refering to a (pass) mark in British universities. In cockney rhyming slang a 'third' is called a Thora Hird the English film, stage, and TV actress. See also Geoff Hurst, and Desmond
He did no work at all and was lucky to get a Thora.