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by Yorkshire Andy
Sat Nov 16, 2019 9:00 pm
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 6.
Replies: 715
Views: 53528

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

Well,this week has been a total struggle getting to and from work as we are surrounded by floodwaters.Every turn,every lane,every road has been covered with water.Thursday was the day.We closed early as we all had to get home safely.My 13 mile commute became 28 as I had to use every bit of local kn...
by Yorkshire Andy
Mon Nov 11, 2019 7:34 pm
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 6.
Replies: 715
Views: 53528

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

Added another 25 sandbags (just the sacks) and a cheap pair of chest waders to the prepping pile
by Yorkshire Andy
Sun Nov 10, 2019 4:45 pm
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 6.
Replies: 715
Views: 53528

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

jansman wrote:
Sun Nov 10, 2019 2:52 pm
I think you can safely say that red hot ashes won't do that vacuum any good.
Yes it does say cold ashes...

Other option is a second ash pan swap over allow to cool then Clean out
by Yorkshire Andy
Sun Nov 10, 2019 7:41 am
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 6.
Replies: 715
Views: 53528

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

Major revamp in this house this week. Husband went in for an angiogram on Thurs as his angina recently got very bad. They said urgent triple bypass, probably next week :shock: So I'm currently trying to do all the stuff he normally does. Forcing a big shovel into a coalhouse then carrying it up 4 s...
by Yorkshire Andy
Sun Nov 10, 2019 12:10 am
Forum: Equipment
Topic: Lidl have thermals in today
Replies: 3
Views: 185

Lidl have thermals in today

Ski event Sunday 10th

Thermals

Ski trousers / jackets et all


Handy if this winter really bites

https://www.lidl.co.uk/en/c/ski-gear/c1239
by Yorkshire Andy
Wed Nov 06, 2019 11:24 pm
Forum: EDCs, BOBs, GHBs
Topic: My GHB
Replies: 68
Views: 13523

Re: My GHB

Oh I agree my GH kit is in a ammo tin in the boot.. I have a rucksack for work... I can load it up and cherry pick what I'm taking. shtf at 9am I won't bother with the bed kit but 5pm on a crappy winter night I could bed down at work for example and next morning do a better assessment in daylight of...
by Yorkshire Andy
Wed Nov 06, 2019 11:04 pm
Forum: Medical and Healthcare
Topic: 48 hours and 2 first aid incidents got to love kids
Replies: 13
Views: 3390

Re: 48 hours and 2 first aid incidents got to love kids

Think the Rampril is working.......... Was happy as anything that the urgent care nurse gave him a plaster.....and a sticker.....no real damage one of the wounds looked deep to me but it was clean......(I cleaned it before dressing it ) told to leave it undressed to let the air get to it.... Back to...
by Yorkshire Andy
Wed Nov 06, 2019 7:03 pm
Forum: Medical and Healthcare
Topic: 48 hours and 2 first aid incidents got to love kids
Replies: 13
Views: 3390

Re: 48 hours and 2 first aid incidents got to love kids

Well a year almost to the day Tom decides to somehow stick his Thomas the tank engine fork into his foot, just cleaned and packaged him I to mummy's car and mums dispatched him to the local hospital (we stopped the bleeding and dressed it )
by Yorkshire Andy
Tue Nov 05, 2019 10:15 pm
Forum: Logistics and Transport
Topic: Do not rely on RAC to get you home.
Replies: 12
Views: 2586

Re: Do not rely on RAC to get you home.

Well having left my mate stranded for just over 9 hours to be recovered the RAC slips well down in my estimation

I'm now with green flag as the AA doubled my renewal quote
by Yorkshire Andy
Tue Nov 05, 2019 9:50 pm
Forum: EDCs, BOBs, GHBs
Topic: My GHB
Replies: 68
Views: 13523

Re: My GHB

No sleeping bag? Might be a luxury but the little 2 season aldi down bag plus the thermal liner I got this liner for £5 the other week :mrgreen: (off back Saturday for more now I've seen the price) https://www.amazon.co.uk/Sea-Summit-Thermolite-Reactor-Sleeping/dp/B003BIT004/ref=mp_s_a_1_11?dchild=1...