Scunthorpe is a large town in North Lincolnshire. Situated on the south side of the Humber, it's close to the sea and has a population of more than 72,000 people.
The industrial town of Scunthorpe is located in the county of North Lincolnshire, in the east of England. The local football club, Scunthorpe United F.C. (nicknamed The Iron), used to field Sir Ian Botham, the former England cricketer as a player, along with Kevin Keegan! The club's nickname probably refers to Scunthorpe's long history as a major centre of the UK steel industry.
Scunthorpe is a popular retail centre for the surrounding area. The nearest other sizeable towns and cities are Hull, Doncaster and Grimsby. Scunthorpe sits at the end of the M181 motorway which links the town to the M180 motorway. Van hire in Scunthorpe is easy to arrange, with rental companies offering a range of vehicles: