UPDATE: Brexit strongholds Cornwall, Wales and Stoke-on-Trent have joined Grimsby in demanding exemptions for themselves from Brexit.

The Lincolnshire fishing town of Grimsby voted 70% for Brexit:

But now – incredibly – they are looking for an exemption for themselves:

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Some are calling the town’s Brexit voting residents ‘idiots’:

But let’s be charitable and agree to call them ‘misled plonkers’, shall we?