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British place names that would sound good as first names

(110 Posts)
FrancisdeSales Tue 26-Jan-16 23:04:02

Just musing... What about

Exeter
Cumbria
Lewisham (!!)

Any takers?

FellOutOfBedTwice Tue 26-Jan-16 23:08:02

Eccles
Salford (Sal for short?) ?!?!!

LonerDave Tue 26-Jan-16 23:09:00

Ascot
Windsor
Clapham!?!
Hampstead - yea I like that one

NationMcKinley Tue 26-Jan-16 23:09:32

Croydon?
Maybe avoid Pratts Bottom and Staines wink

MaliaGrace Tue 26-Jan-16 23:10:58

Preston - it's already used.

Bromley

allegretto Tue 26-Jan-16 23:13:08

Brad - short for Bradford

TheTartOfAsgard Tue 26-Jan-16 23:13:40

Canning (town)
Brentford
Erith
Thurrock
Havering

All sound like characters from some teen american TV program

MyFavouriteClintonisGeorge Tue 26-Jan-16 23:14:16

Kirby
Corby
Mavis Enderby
Hereford
Jura
Tresco
Walden
Alnick
Syon
Pembroke

Hastagwhatever Tue 26-Jan-16 23:15:13

Camden
Camber
Harwich

Hedgehogsdontbite Tue 26-Jan-16 23:15:13

Keswick
Warwick

SaveSomeSpendSome Tue 26-Jan-16 23:16:35

Devon
Kendal
Preston

foragogo Tue 26-Jan-16 23:17:07

Bromley

Hedgehogsdontbite Tue 26-Jan-16 23:17:48

Llanfair­pwllgwyngyll­gogery­chwyrn­drobwll­llan­tysilio­gogo­goch

Fangs4themammaries Tue 26-Jan-16 23:21:03

Pateley
Linby
Sutton
York (I know one)
Eaton
Harden
Kendal
Keswick
Lincoln

hellhasnofurylikeahungrywoman Tue 26-Jan-16 23:21:17

Three Holes?

Hedgehogsdontbite Tue 26-Jan-16 23:22:26

Luton could work.

Iliveinalighthousewiththeghost Tue 26-Jan-16 23:23:48

London

Longdistance Tue 26-Jan-16 23:24:35

Ely?
Ivor?
Milton
Lewis
Dilton

SonyaAtTheSamovar Tue 26-Jan-16 23:25:10

Pudsey!

CatThiefKeith Tue 26-Jan-16 23:26:35

Thurrock? Seriously?

WhyCantIuseTheNameIWant Tue 26-Jan-16 23:27:20

Husbands bosworth (hussy)
Towcester
Swaffham
Little snoring
Great snoring (twins...)
Port sunlight
Leatherhead
Mold
Utoxeter
Yardley gobion
Looe
Beere (sp?)
Bangor

slightlyglitterbrained Tue 26-Jan-16 23:28:05

I'd go for Scottish islands: Skye, Iona, etc

en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_islands_of_Scotland

CatThiefKeith Tue 26-Jan-16 23:28:45

Higham
Rochester
Thatcham

NewLife4Me Tue 26-Jan-16 23:31:00

Worsley, Walkden and Roe Green

All areas that sounded like first names according to one poster on my thread today grin

fuckweasel Tue 26-Jan-16 23:31:46

Nempnett Thrubwell

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