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by Yorkshire Andy
Sat Apr 20, 2019 9:07 pm
Forum: Logistics and Transport
Topic: London Protests
Replies: 25
Views: 482

Re: London Protests

Without going off - topic, the perpetrators were caught. The cctv showed the vandalism and in- your - face intimidation. Regarding the gentleman who appropriated my car, I thought he was stealing it, and in the struggle his arm got slammed in the door. Terrible accident that resulted in a broken ar...
by Yorkshire Andy
Fri Apr 19, 2019 9:54 pm
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: Hospital Bag
Replies: 12
Views: 1069

Re: Hospital Bag

I've just used this list to ram my own bag together.... Tonight.. Wednesday I left work early with a very painful belly ... Went home by pharmacy got something the pharmacist recommended Took some paracetamol grumbled guts till bed time and flaked out in bed.... 3am woke up in agony went down stairs...
by Yorkshire Andy
Sun Apr 14, 2019 9:07 pm
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 6.
Replies: 290
Views: 17220

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

Allotment is coming along, a lot of stuff in the ground and Her Maj is pestering me to finish off the rest of the groundworks so we can get the rest of her beds in. Been getting more stuff dehydrated, the kitchen window basil plant is starting to go wild so I'll get it stripped and in the leaves in...
by Yorkshire Andy
Wed Apr 10, 2019 7:11 pm
Forum: Equipment
Topic: actually that could be useful.
Replies: 9
Views: 334

Re: actually that could be useful.

I'm considering one of these https://www.amazon.co.uk/Draper-Garden-Tipper-Cart-Green/dp/B00XCTVSQQ?ref_=Oct_CABSellerC_4224778031_2&pf_rd_p=8ca3535c-a6ee-5488-bc7b-bea912736e71&pf_rd_s=mobile-hybrid-6&pf_rd_t=30901&pf_rd_i=4224778031&pf_rd_m=A3P5ROKL5A1OLE&pf_rd_r=7MR2MQFS71PN736KG635&pf_rd_r=7MR2M...
by Yorkshire Andy
Fri Apr 05, 2019 8:51 pm
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 6.
Replies: 290
Views: 17220

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

I've had a mad few weeks... We won't mention me turning off a fire hose valve that was leaking only to make it much much worse on a caravan site :? Prepping has helped a few times from a weekend away and swmbo forgetting a bag containing tea bags! Car boot stash to the rescue same weekend the teenag...
by Yorkshire Andy
Tue Apr 02, 2019 7:14 pm
Forum: Homes and Retreats
Topic: Septic tanks.
Replies: 8
Views: 365

Re: Septic tanks.

The gaffer tried sh1t munching bacteria pods the lot In the end he had it pumped out in the middle of summer....(dryer the better but you can't help it) Dug a deep hole about 5m away and put a submersible pump it it to lower the water table and got digging... Was some fantastic tomato plants growing...
by Yorkshire Andy
Mon Apr 01, 2019 7:23 pm
Forum: Homes and Retreats
Topic: Septic tanks.
Replies: 8
Views: 365

Re: Septic tanks.

At work we resorted to a JCB and sivved the gravel. ..
by Yorkshire Andy
Tue Mar 26, 2019 9:10 pm
Forum: Equipment
Topic: Helikon Tex FAK, FAK and supplies recommendations required
Replies: 6
Views: 322

Re: Helikon Tex FAK, FAK and supplies recommendations required

A pocket mask makes the kissing a stranger a bit more hygienic and a nice fluffy folded blanket keeps heads from smacking concrete ;) Remember my first course guy got out a A4 ring binder Infront of the class and showed Random images of mangled limbs and scalped heads he sent 2 "home" as they went v...
by Yorkshire Andy
Tue Mar 26, 2019 7:26 pm
Forum: Equipment
Topic: Helikon Tex FAK, FAK and supplies recommendations required
Replies: 6
Views: 322

Re: Helikon Tex FAK, FAK and supplies recommendations required

It's my understanding that tourniquets and hemostatics came in, in 2015.... https://www.qualsafe.com/pages/Resuscitation-Guidelines-2015-Guidance.html I digress First thing to ask is what is your kit actually for. .. before stocking it. A hill walking kit would include compeed blister plasters and a...
by Yorkshire Andy
Mon Mar 25, 2019 8:04 pm
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 6.
Replies: 290
Views: 17220

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

Got my spuds in , allong with about 100 onions

Greenhouse slowly filling with seedlings. .


Finally after 3 years fitted the automatic fire extinguisher to the cars engine bay.
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