How to Keep Kids Entertained During a Power Outage

How to Keep Kids Entertained During a Power Outage

In todays society, we are going to see some very unhappy kids during a power outage. No more Xbox or PlayStation for them and when they get bored, you will know about it. Power outages should be seen as a chance for you to get your kids off their computers and back to enjoying life. We didn’t have all these fancy computers growing up but I loved my childhood and very rarely remember going bored….

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Best Survival Backpacks of 2019

During our last review here at UK Survival Guides we took a look at the best portable solar chargers (in our opinion). Today we are going to be looking at backpacks and bringing you our pick of the best survival backpacks of 2018. After all, you need something to carry all your gear in right? Might as well make it a good one. When it comes to the vast amount of backpacks available on the…

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How to Build a Fire on Snow

How to Build a Fire on Snow

We don’t like to think about having to face a survival situation during the winter months. The fact is, you will have to spend extra time to gain the knowledge needed to learn extra skills for use during this time. One of those skills? Building a fire in the snow. Now, with just a little snow around, it would be fairly easy to get a fire going but what do we do when faced with…

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The Zipstitch for Your Medical Kit

Today, while scouring the internet I came across what they call the Zipstitch, the only surgical-quality wound closure device available without a prescription, and I must say, I like the look of this one! We know how important it is to keep a well-stocked first aid kit and we also know the importance of trying to cut the extra weight and the Zipstitch could just be a game changer. What is the Zipstitch? The Zipstitch is…

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How to Get a Firearms Licence in the UK

Here in the UK, there are a lot of myths that surround getting a firearms licence. Some of the more common myths that you may hear include: During today’s guide we want to help walk you through getting your first firearms and/or shotgun licence. The forms for Shotgun and Firearms Licence applications are almost identical but there are slight differences. One of the biggest differences is that with firearms you must prove that you have…

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