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by diamond lil
Sun Aug 23, 2020 8:27 pm
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: Bandages & Dressings
Replies: 3
Views: 277

Re: Bandages & Dressings

Thanks both ;) I don't want fancy, just wanted something that was better than ripping up a clean pillowcase/towel. Much appreciated.
by diamond lil
Sun Aug 23, 2020 8:03 pm
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: Bandages & Dressings
Replies: 3
Views: 277

Bandages & Dressings

Could I ask for advice re bandages, dressings, and other essentials for a home first aid box? Not meds, I have all I need of those - but I have no bandages or dressings of any kind and we live a long way from the nearest chemist.
by diamond lil
Mon Aug 17, 2020 2:45 pm
Forum: Food, Nutrition and Agriculture
Topic: Interesting article on continuing flour shortages.
Replies: 62
Views: 6461

Re: Interesting article on continuing flour shortages.

I think this is a good time to go to bed and not get up until next June. Had enough offit :lol: :mrgreen:
by diamond lil
Mon Aug 17, 2020 2:42 pm
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: Help with shopping/building the stash
Replies: 17
Views: 848

Re: Help with shopping/building the stash

Jenny Scotland has a great site for the latest updates and figures:
https://www.travellingtabby.com/scotlan ... s-tracker/
- and I agree with you, I hardly think going to the gym is so important it's worth dying for :shock: :evil:
by diamond lil
Sun Aug 16, 2020 11:02 am
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: Help with shopping/building the stash
Replies: 17
Views: 848

Re: Help with shopping/building the stash

QUOTE; A lot of people down here seem to be assuming the problem's over, I don't know how the R rate is managing to stay as comparatively low as it is. Well pet it probably isn't low at all. But TPTB in England have stopped reporting numbers & changed the system so many times that nobody will even k...
by diamond lil
Sun Aug 16, 2020 8:26 am
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 7.
Replies: 839
Views: 62281

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

LOL rusty I shouldn't laugh, but that's the job my husband had for 12 years. He worked in Edinburgh and drove a Toro around multi storey flats, and people dropped nappies and bottles of water on his head :shock:
by diamond lil
Sun Aug 16, 2020 8:20 am
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: Help with shopping/building the stash
Replies: 17
Views: 848

Re: Help with shopping/building the stash

Iceland won't deliver away out here, but I can reach one that's next door to a Lidl and has a good big carp park... that's an option. TY.
by diamond lil
Sat Aug 15, 2020 8:20 pm
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: Help with shopping/building the stash
Replies: 17
Views: 848

Re: Help with shopping/building the stash

Farmfoodsno good, the only one within easy reach has a tiny cramped wee park. Aldi is possible but only if it's quiet as it's not a big shop. TY preppers.
by diamond lil
Sat Aug 15, 2020 3:24 pm
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: Help with shopping/building the stash
Replies: 17
Views: 848

Re: Help with shopping/building the stash

Bugger. Bit hard to get to but we could do it. Thanks Andy 8-)
by diamond lil
Sat Aug 15, 2020 3:02 pm
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: Help with shopping/building the stash
Replies: 17
Views: 848

Help with shopping/building the stash

Preppers I could do with advice please. You're out and about and I haven't been to a shop since March. I depend on Sainsbugs online delivery, every week. But the prices are going up and up and the choice is steadily being cut. Where, in your experience, is cheapest and best for tins and weekly essen...