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- Mon May 25, 2009 9:28 am
- Forum: The ish Local - (Chat)
- Topic: survival courses
- Replies: 11
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Boy scouts rule, and are a lore onto themselves. I agree - married to a mountaineer/ Scout leader/ canoe person - they do so much for their communities. Here, there are 160 lads in the local scout group. That's 160 youngsters not hangin' about on street corners, building their confidence and gettin...
- Sun May 24, 2009 2:29 pm
- Forum: Allotments, Veg Patches and Container Gardening
- Topic: Cooking with a hay box? How pacific islanders do it
- Replies: 5
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Hello - hayboxes were also used a great deal during the war. Essentially a hay and newspaper lined packing case (wooden) which kept a casserole or similar cooking once it had been brought to boiling. At the end of the day the food only needed reheating. My gran still used hers when I was a child! An...