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by jansman
Tue Jun 25, 2019 6:19 pm
Forum: Water
Topic: Real water problems
Replies: 9
Views: 205

Re: Real water problems

Here is a link: https://www.unwater.org/publications/wa ... fographic/

I can remember reading 20+ years ago,that clean water would be more important than oil.
by jansman
Mon Jun 24, 2019 7:31 pm
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 6.
Replies: 389
Views: 23813

Re: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 6.

hobo wrote:
Mon Jun 24, 2019 6:45 pm
ForgeCorvus wrote:
Mon Jun 24, 2019 5:43 pm
Today, day one of a 1st aid course. Spent the afternoon pounding on Annie's chest.... Bit too warm for that sort of exercise
I’m doing an introduction to Mental Health First Aid tomorrow in advance of a 2 day course next month!
That sounds interesting hobo.
by jansman
Sun Jun 23, 2019 1:04 pm
Forum: Equipment
Topic: Re-purpose fish tanks?
Replies: 5
Views: 162

Re: Re-purpose fish tanks?

I am purging possessions at the moment. We own way too much stuff here. So I would say, get rid.
by jansman
Sun Jun 23, 2019 8:39 am
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 6.
Replies: 389
Views: 23813

Re: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 6.

Now that everything thats supposed to be in my kitchen is *in* my kitchen, the re-organising is spreading out to the rest of the house ... its horrifying, actually. Starting with the cubbyhole by the back door thats actually part of the understairs cupboard. DIY materials, tools, preps, paint, gard...
by jansman
Sun Jun 23, 2019 7:22 am
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 6.
Replies: 389
Views: 23813

Re: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 6.

Had a boozy night at the Summer house, and we are lounging in bed, drinking tea, with the sun streaming in. Mrs J has done an online Tesco shop, and we realise just how little we need, now it is just us two! Youngest was consuming everything! :lol: So my current prepping now involves zero stocking u...
by jansman
Sun Jun 23, 2019 6:31 am
Forum: Medical and Healthcare
Topic: Survival medicine
Replies: 36
Views: 3261

Re: Survival medicine

I have an Amazon Fire thingy. Didn’t know it was so complex! :lol: Still like proper books though.
by jansman
Sun Jun 23, 2019 6:27 am
Forum: Water
Topic: Real water problems
Replies: 9
Views: 205

Re: Real water problems

When it happens in a First World nation, like the USA, it’s ( to me) not a big deal, because they have resources. In a place like India though, where poor people really are poor, it is catastrophic.
by jansman
Sat Jun 22, 2019 6:25 pm
Forum: Water
Topic: Real water problems
Replies: 9
Views: 205

Real water problems

Chennai water crisis: 'We can't do anything' https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-india-48674775
by jansman
Thu Jun 20, 2019 8:53 pm
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 6.
Replies: 389
Views: 23813

Re: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 6.

Mrs J had a new car today.I now have her old one ( 4 years old!) and have cleared the crap from my old jam jar. Basically,I have sorted and condensed my spare clothing and get home bag.Boy,was I carting some crap about! My get home bag is now a Belgian Army rucksack,very water proof,that also contai...
by jansman
Tue Jun 18, 2019 7:10 pm
Forum: New Members Start Here
Topic: hello
Replies: 4
Views: 138

Re: hello

Yorkshire Andy wrote:
Tue Jun 18, 2019 6:44 pm
Don't forget the "small scale' stuff

Fire
Unemployment
Car accident
Power cut
Flooding

For example
Exactly.^

Welcome.