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by Prep007
Thu Feb 13, 2020 1:09 pm
Forum: New Members Start Here
Topic: Hello from the North East
Replies: 8
Views: 778

Re: Hello from the North East

Hi Tom, welcome! I lived up in the North East myself for a couple of years a few years back, great part of the country!
by Prep007
Sat Feb 08, 2020 12:15 pm
Forum: Books and Educational Materials
Topic: What Other Books Not Survivalism Related ?
Replies: 18
Views: 2582

Re: What Other Books Not Survivalism Related ?

2 related books I've read recently and recommend 'the stranger in the woods' by Michael finkel (about a chap who lived alone in wilderness for about 20yrs) and 'the originals, the secret history of the birth of the SAS' by Gordon Stevens.
by Prep007
Wed Feb 05, 2020 2:35 pm
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: Hospital Bag
Replies: 16
Views: 5830

Re: Hospital Bag

With my mum in hospital unexpectedly at moment I'd add: A pillow from home Hand wipes and tissues A spare dressing gown, extra warmth when not in use Definitely your own water bottle Disposable towellettes (just bought some of these and they are amazing, individually wrapped and expandable under wat...
by Prep007
Tue Feb 04, 2020 11:14 pm
Forum: Books and Educational Materials
Topic: Antarctica melting article
Replies: 2
Views: 918

Re: Antarctica melting article

Hi Bobble, that would be great, thanks!
by Prep007
Tue Feb 04, 2020 10:59 pm
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 7.
Replies: 577
Views: 39503

Re: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 7.

Preps being tested this week with my mother being in hospital seriously ill and I've drawn upon some of my stock of antibac wipes, gels, cereal bars, bottled water and those individually wrapped towellettes she can use to freshen up and then dispose of. I've heard the recent horror stories about hos...
by Prep007
Sun Feb 02, 2020 10:00 pm
Forum: New Members Start Here
Topic: New Member - Lancashire
Replies: 8
Views: 729

Re: New Member - Lancashire

Welcome from a fellow newbie!
by Prep007
Tue Jan 28, 2020 9:53 am
Forum: Books and Educational Materials
Topic: Antarctica melting article
Replies: 2
Views: 918

Antarctica melting article

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-51097309

Quite an interesting read, especially for those of us concerned by rising sea levels.
by Prep007
Tue Jan 28, 2020 12:13 am
Forum: New Members Start Here
Topic: Central London newbie
Replies: 10
Views: 1054

Re: Central London newbie

Hello and welcome! I moved out of central London just last year but if I was still there I would be very concerned. Think your multiple bug out bags could come in useful and I'd be seriously avoiding areas of high concentration of Chinese residents and tourists. I'd probably also schedule in some su...
by Prep007
Mon Jan 27, 2020 11:57 pm
Forum: New Members Start Here
Topic: Prepper Expos?
Replies: 16
Views: 1442

Re: Prepper Expos?

Hi Raven, Thanks for the links, both of those events look good and I think I'll sign up for the off-grid one, particularly keen to attend the workshops. I'm keen to look at learning new skills and also seeing equipment in use that I probably havent thought of. Would also be great to be around like m...
by Prep007
Mon Jan 27, 2020 4:29 pm
Forum: New Members Start Here
Topic: Prepper Expos?
Replies: 16
Views: 1442

Re: Prepper Expos?

I haven't heard of anything but would absolutely be keen to attend something like this if there was one.