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- Sun Nov 07, 2021 11:38 am
- Forum: Food, Nutrition and Agriculture
- Topic: Meat tax
- Replies: 22
- Views: 784
Re Grenfell's earlier post:- "One little story. I did mention rationing and i'm almost surprised to not have heard the term black market. My father was just too young to be enlisted but my grandfather was a farmer , so a reserved occupation , and i can remember the stories of how he would buy black ...
Having lived through a phase where I had to live on £75 a week, I now have little 'stashes' of cash in little boxes. My rent was £25 a week, debt repays £10, heat/ light £5, petrol £5, food £18, the remaining £18 went on car bills, dental etc, birthday/Xmas, anything left went into a savings account...
I've just got a PPT Power pack 100 mainly as a back up charger for mobiles and as a "portable plug socket". Not had a chance to try it yet as only just put it on charge!
- Fri Oct 08, 2021 1:45 pm
- Forum: New Members Start Here
- Topic: New From Teesside
- Replies: 10
- Views: 453
Welcome Parko! I think the lockdowns have given people more time to think. Then the changes and shortages and fuel supply problems have triggered a "WW2 mindset" to click in. I find i'm thinking more and more like my dad, who drove supply lorries in the war. Good luck with your preps!