Category Archives: prepping

Extreme Scenario Planning.

The head of the British Armed Forces, Air Chief Marshal Sir Stuart Peach, has warned that Russia could cut off the UK by severing undersea communications cables. How many are we talking about? OK, a few! I’m wondering how the … Continue reading

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Street lighting and situational awareness

The Assistant Chief Constable for Lincolnshire Police has told Councillors that more of an effort will be needed to target the public perception and fear around changes to street lighting. “For many lighting is not just a source of light, … Continue reading

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The gentle sound of:-

CRUNCH! And a car takes to the pavement just outside the house straight into a wall. The reason? It’s -7 C, a heavily iced up street, and the female driver looked about 12 years old. The owner of the wall … Continue reading

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Thoughts about use by dates

In the UK there is a growing trend in supermarkets to ignore use by dates on everything but fresh food. Sort of makes sense to me as the EU laws force the supermarkets to throw out tons of foodstuff and … Continue reading

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Carry Two Things as a Minimum.

A UK self-defense memo. To be effective in self-defense, you cannot just defend, you must attack back. Remember that because I’m now going to quote UK law! Accepting there is a lot of concern about street crime. ( You must … Continue reading

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No Go Zone

Warning long post, Stock up on biscuits and hot drinks. Three in front, one to the side was a post about walking through the park at night and what happened. I thought it might have left a taint on the … Continue reading

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Reflecting on the Status Quo

History:- After 40+ years, I thought it time for a clean up of my notebooks. I was going through early BMPC (Before Microsoft and Personal Computers) survival notes before this new fangled Internet thingies arrived, (which I was pretty certain … Continue reading

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