£11million Boost to Chemical Defences

It comes on the eve of the Salisbury Novichok poisoning anniversary, the Defence Secretary has allocated £11million of additional funding to bolster the UK’s response to chemical attacks. The range of measures announced by the Defence Secretary include: Developing plans to deploy drones and robots into potentially hazardous areas, putting personnel in less danger and identifying threats faster. Boosting the Defence Science and Technology Laboratory’s ability to analyse substances, by investing in new technical capabilities….

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How to Successfully Grow Potatoes in a Bucket

We are always happy to answer our readers’ questions and today we are going to get another one of your questions answered. It doesn’t matter if you have a small apartment or a large yard, you can always cut your grocery list down by learning to grow your own. Growing your own potatoes is a great way to learn to grow your own vegetables and do so with very little expense. Traditionally potatoes would be…

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KrowdThink Release Krown App to Get Home Safer

A new app to keep people safe in crowded places will be used at a major London location, after an award of almost £250,000 from the Home Office. The app, called The Krowd, is the first project to be launched publicly under a scheme set up in response to the terror attacks in 2017. The Improving Crowd Resilience competition was launched in July 2017 and forms part of the Government’s efforts to do more with…

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The Door Stop Alarm for Home Security

Today we want to have a look at a cheap but effective security device that can be used at home or taken with you when you travel. That device is the door stop alarm from SABRE. This is battery operated with a built in 120db siren (that’s the equivalent of a chainsaw). It is small enough that you can put it in your bag and use at hotels when traveling and it doesn’t require any…

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4 Easy Self Defense Tactics to Protect Yourself

Defending Against Multiple Attackers

Gone are the days when men would fight one against the other. Many street attacks now involve multiple attackers with one side being outnumbered. Even when learning most martial arts you only learn scenarios in which it is one on one which just isn’t realistic in modern society. The goal in any street attack, is to only do what you need to do to escape as soon as possible. It doesn’t matter if it is…

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