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by Deeps
Fri Nov 16, 2018 11:53 am
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 5.
Replies: 616
Views: 55479

Re: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 5.

Police fear the fallout from a "no-deal" Brexit could lead to "widescale disruption and dangers for the general public" and have warned they may not have the resources to cope. https://news.sky.com/story/police-federation-no-deal-brexit-could-lead-to-disruption-danger-delays-and-rationing-11555125 ...
by Deeps
Thu Nov 15, 2018 10:04 pm
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 5.
Replies: 616
Views: 55479

Re: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 5.

A favourite author of mine wrote this,( her politics are obvious,but the food is the issue). https://cookingonabootstrap.com/2018/11/15/what-and-why-im-stockpiling-for-brexit/ Worth a read. Seems a bit 'drama-ry' but I get where she's coming from, I think most preppers will. I would guess most of u...
by Deeps
Thu Nov 15, 2018 8:39 pm
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 5.
Replies: 616
Views: 55479

Re: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 5.

Aye, as discussed on other threads, Brexit, while not being very 'rock n roll' is a great reason to prep. We'll (well I'll) be ramping up on some stuff. I'll be being more consistent with my dehydrating too, I go through phases of having the dehydrator going all the time but then end up not using it...
by Deeps
Wed Nov 14, 2018 10:05 pm
Forum: Equipment
Topic: Poundland Rechargeable Batteries
Replies: 3
Views: 102

Re: Poundland Rechargeable Batteries

jansman wrote:
Wed Nov 14, 2018 7:12 pm
I can second the Poundland rechargeable batteries.
Cheers mate, I'll try and be sneaky and grab some when I can.
by Deeps
Wed Nov 14, 2018 6:58 pm
Forum: Equipment
Topic: Poundland Rechargeable Batteries
Replies: 3
Views: 102

Re: Poundland Rechargeable Batteries

Good to know, cheers mate. I've had variable results with the cheaper rechargeable's, I'll give the Poundland ones a shot, assuming i can get some without the missus giving me sh1t for buying more batteries. :oops:
by Deeps
Tue Nov 13, 2018 4:23 pm
Forum: Equipment
Topic: mixed emotions, DMS hig legs RIP
Replies: 5
Views: 253

Re: mixed emotions, DMS hig legs RIP

I know how you feel, 30 years ago I was happy with the 'High legs', they're not a patch on modern boots though.
by Deeps
Tue Nov 13, 2018 4:17 pm
Forum: New Members Start Here
Topic: Hello From Wales :)
Replies: 12
Views: 207

Re: Hello From Wales :)

Miffy, if you're worried about upsetting the neighbours with a garden burning, just let them know that you'll being doing it a day in advance. As far as I now you're well within your rights to have a fire in your own garden.
by Deeps
Tue Nov 13, 2018 9:40 am
Forum: New Members Start Here
Topic: Hello From Wales :)
Replies: 12
Views: 207

Re: Hello From Wales :)

Welcome to the forum, it sounds like you know what works for you. I hope you find the site useful.
by Deeps
Mon Nov 12, 2018 11:49 pm
Forum: Medical and Healthcare
Topic: Lidl first aid kits in stock again
Replies: 4
Views: 224

Re: Lidl first aid kits in stock again

Now that we've got an allotment within walking distance (and its relatively secure) I've been starting to keep more stuff up there. A FAK will be a part of my allotment preps. I mean stores. :D
by Deeps
Mon Nov 12, 2018 7:32 pm
Forum: Medical and Healthcare
Topic: What’s so good about pine needle tea?
Replies: 3
Views: 131

Re: What’s so good about pine needle tea?

I've maybe not added enough pine needles but it didn't float my boat either. If I was stuck in the wilds with feck all else its one of those 'handy to know' things but put me down for that caffeine based stuff. The pine smells nice though.