Tool deals/ workshop consumables sticky

Any recomendations for new angle grinders? looking for a new 9" and a 5", not cordless.

Hitachi often do a two pack deal

Nothing wrong with them


North Wilts


Arable Farmer
I have a set of Halfords ratchet spanner’s they have been very good they are hinged at the end , essential I’d say .
I have a set of Halfords, a set of Britool normal combination and a set of Britool that has 2 sizes per end. They all have their uses depending on the job in hand. Ideally they all stay in the cabinet though and I use the impact gun ;)


Co Antrim
I’m not sold on them myself but thought it worth sharing. Some of my spanners managed to grow legs and walk during the autumn so am on the look out for a set as it seems better value to buy a full set than replace what’s missing. Likely end up with Teng or perhaps Halfords professional, I really rate elora spanner’s but those will have to wait for a lottery win !


Not sure if I’ve recommended them on here before but Truflame in Sheffield are good price on welding wire and grinding/cutting discs (Klingspor)

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Five nature-recovery projects spanning 100,000ha launched

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Written by Michelle Martin from Agriland

Five nature-recovery projects spanning nearly 100,000ha across the West Midlands, Cambridgeshire, the Peak District, Norfolk and Somerset have been announced by the government and Natural England today (Thursday, May 26).

This is the equivalent in size to all 219 current National Reserves.

The aim of the projects is to deliver nature recovery at a landscape scale, helping to tackle biodiversity loss, climate change and improve public health and well-being.

All five projects will make a significant contribution towards the national delivery of the international commitment to protect at least 30% of land and...