Search found 278 matches

by Arwen Thebard
Tue Jun 25, 2019 7:38 am
Forum: Water
Topic: Real water problems
Replies: 9
Views: 241

Re: Real water problems

This thread has made me think about our water resources again. We currently have 1 x IBC tank (1000ltr) collecting rainwater and 7 x (300ltr?) conventional green water butts doing the same. We also have 2x blue (220ltr) empty / clean water butts ready to be filled with tap water if the need arises a...
by Arwen Thebard
Tue Jun 25, 2019 7:13 am
Forum: Water
Topic: Real water problems
Replies: 9
Views: 241

Re: Real water problems

Something as simple as water can create mass migration and armed conflict so quickly. A timely reminder of how vulnerable we all are and not to moan about the rain.
by Arwen Thebard
Fri Jun 21, 2019 6:32 am
Forum: Equipment
Topic: The Inergy Apex Solar Generator
Replies: 9
Views: 312

Re: The Inergy Apex Solar Generator

Sounds like a business opportunity for someone?
by Arwen Thebard
Mon Jun 17, 2019 6:49 pm
Forum: Food, Nutrition and Agriculture
Topic: Ration Challenge
Replies: 13
Views: 567

Re: Ration Challenge

"There's definitely a need to stash much more oil and flour." Good call. We have been buying our oils in 20 litre and 25 litre drums recently, it's surprising how much you get through, it was far less noticeable when we just opened another 1 litre bottle. Also siphoning some off into one litre bott...
by Arwen Thebard
Mon Jun 17, 2019 6:22 am
Forum: Medical and Healthcare
Topic: "new" sticking plasters....
Replies: 11
Views: 360

Re: "new" sticking plasters....

Thanks Y Andy, good post update / pics.
by Arwen Thebard
Sat Jun 15, 2019 7:02 pm
Forum: Equipment
Topic: Wearing of army clothing in town.
Replies: 31
Views: 3576

Re: Wearing of army clothing in town.

Too much?

Camo Ghillie.jpg
by Arwen Thebard
Sat Jun 15, 2019 6:49 pm
Forum: Medical and Healthcare
Topic: "new" sticking plasters....
Replies: 11
Views: 360

Re: "new" sticking plasters....

Thanks. Now I need an even bigger med-bag. :lol:
by Arwen Thebard
Thu Jun 13, 2019 6:10 am
Forum: Food, Nutrition and Agriculture
Topic: Ration Challenge
Replies: 13
Views: 567

Re: Ration Challenge

Tap water was allowed as an "exclusion" to the £1 per day. LOL :lol:
by Arwen Thebard
Wed Jun 12, 2019 11:49 am
Forum: Food, Nutrition and Agriculture
Topic: Ration Challenge
Replies: 13
Views: 567

Re: Ration Challenge

Not directly related to this topic but does anyone remember the "Action Against Hunger - Living Below the Line" campaign back in 2015/16? "Living Below the Line challenges individuals and communities to eat and drink on just £1 a day for 5 days." https://www.actionagainsthunger.org.uk/get-involved/f...
by Arwen Thebard
Mon Jun 10, 2019 7:49 am
Forum: Books and Educational Materials
Topic: Survival & Austere Medicine pdf 3rd Edition
Replies: 10
Views: 1342

Re: Survival & Austere Medicine pdf 3rd Edition

That's a great resource, thanks, it certainly makes for bleak reading. :cry:

The section entitled "Medicine at the End of the World" concludes with the statement; "The practice of medicine would go back 200 years."