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Jockney Sparrers

by | 4th, March 2004

”AWIGHT, squire. Come and ‘ave a butchers at what the old trouble and strife’s done…’

Gateway To Paradise

It’s Thursday, it must be Glasgow. No, not the East End of London nor even Guy Ritchie’s house, but the West End of Glasgae.

The Independent reports that the guttural speech of Glaswegians ‘considered among Scotland’s last, and most impenetrable, bastions’ is succumbing to the English invasion.

Language experts from the city’s university say addiction to BBC’s EastEnders is responsible for the erosion of

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