15 words and phrases you’ll only use if you come from Portsmouth

Picture: Shaun Roster
Picture: Shaun Roster
Melloney Poole, chairman of Portsmouth Hospitals NHS Trust, was born on the same day the NHS was created. Picture by Ellie Pilmoor

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Ever called someone a ‘dinlo’ or been labelled a ‘squinny’? Chances are, if you have you will have grown up in Portsmouth.

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