One GENIUS suggestion for Oldham Council's new gritter melts the competition away 5 years ago

One GENIUS suggestion for Oldham Council's new gritter melts the competition away

You will no doubt be aware by now of Oldham Council's unfortunate error.

Failing to learn from the 'Boaty McBoatface' fiasco that caused national uproar earlier in the year, the Greater Manchester conurbation decided to put the naming of their brand new salt-rock grit dispenser to the Great British public.

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Suffice to say this was a bad idea.

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The request, via Twitter, was no doubt done with the best of intentions, but some of the responses were saltier (and grittier) than anything the brand new vehicle could spray out.

As we reported earlier in the week, the suggestions ranged from light entertainment to very dark humour indeed. Here are just a few of the pitches...

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However, despite the fierce competition, we honestly think we have a clear winner. In fact, it's actual genius. Behold the brilliance of this effort from Natalie a.k.a @Transsomething...

Salt-sational!