Several times i've been soo strapped that i've simply rolled into my basha and fell asleep.
However you'll wake up wet with sweat, wont be kept that dry in the rain, but will be kept warmer.
The old poncho liners aren't any warmer than a decent hoodie imo, definitely not suitable for use in...
I'd pay £20 plus postage to have someone re-handle it tbh.
If your willing to pay a bit extra, wait a bit longer and find a competent woodworker they could likely carve a new handle down into the old ones shape and size.
It's ideal for any cheesy feet issues.
Mix in a basin with warm water until you get a nice red colour and soak for 15 -20 mins. It'll turn your nails brown though but who cares.
Keep it in a glass jar, and away from any other chemicals. Be very careful not to inhale it or get it in your eyes.
The date refers to how long the manufacturer guarantees the item will stay sterile for.
The bandage itself will be fine. If you need to use one you'll be going to A&E anyway, and they'll clean and dress the wound properly.
Walking about the sandpit, a bit of plastic taste from your water will be the last thing on your mind.
I was more worried some bloke with a mobile or a pressure plate under the rocks myself.
Plenty of the water that you get also had a nice bleachy tang to it so you didn't really taste the...
Your cooking kit should reflect what you intend to eat.
If it's mostly just foods that need heating or boiling water added then i usually just bring a metal mug and a small pot (with lid) such as this below...
I like the petzl e-lite and have one that is several years old.
Red light is far too overrated imo. It doesn't preserve night vision, is poor for actually seeing anything in the dark, and wont show up contour lines on a map at all in the pitch black.