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    I'm moving to London, for studies (obviously), in a few weeks. I will not be living on campus, I rented a flat.. What I am concerned about is personal security, cause I will have problems feeling safe in London for the first few months, and I want to ask you, where in London can I buy myself Pepper spray?

    I hope this doesn't seem awkward, I don't even know where would I buy Pepper spray in my own city..

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    London is pretty safe as long as you're sensible, i.e. you avoid back alleys in dodgy areas at night.
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    lol, shut up
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    (Original post by Roxanda)
    I'm moving to London, for studies (obviously), in a few weeks. I will not be living on campus, I rented a flat.. What I am concerned about is personal security, cause I will have problems feeling safe in London for the first few months, and I want to ask you, where in London can I buy myself Pepper spray?

    I hope this doesn't seem awkward, I don't even know where would I buy Pepper spray in my own city..

    Thanks
    i dont think youre allowed pepper spray in UK. i seem to remember talking to cops about this when i was younger (back when i was at school some kids kept on trying to mug me and we explored the pepper spray possibility) and iirc they said youre not allowed it.

    btw OP, since youre from Serbia, can you please tell me if this sentence is correct:

    Смрт нека дође шта марим за њу ja последњи издах биђе живела Србиjа

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    pepper spray is definately illegal and regarded as a dangerous weapon
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    Pepper spray is illegal in the UK!? Seriously? :eek:

    OP: What area of London is your flat in?
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    (Original post by abrp)
    i dont think youre allowed pepper spray in UK. i seem to remember talking to cops about this when i was younger (back when i was at school some kids kept on trying to mug me and we explored the pepper spray possibility) and iirc they said youre not allowed it.

    btw OP, since youre from Serbia, can you please tell me if this sentence is correct:

    Смрт нека дође шта марим за њу ja последњи издах биђе живела Србиjа

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    It is with commas - Смрт нека дође, шта марим за њу ja, последњи издах биће, живела Србија
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    (Original post by adsmitty2109)
    pepper spray is definitely illegal and regarded as a dangerous weapon
    thank you
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    (Original post by Amanda)
    Pepper spray is illegal in the UK!? Seriously? :eek:

    OP: What area of London is your flat in?
    I believe it's Bloomsbury..
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    (Original post by Roxanda)
    It is with commas - Смрт нека дође, шта марим за њу ja, последњи издах биће, живела Србија
    thanks gave you your second green reputation box :p:
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    If you're worried why don't you get a rape alarm? Even if you're being mugged it might be quite a good deterrent??
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    (Original post by Roxanda)
    I believe it's Bloomsbury..
    bloomsbury is always pretty safe
    king's cross (just to the east) can be a bit dodgy at night
    but you don't need pepper spray!
    It's better to run anyway
    if you're worried buy some nikes
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    Why would London be any more dangerous than anywhere else? Bloomsbury is an expensive, wealthy area. You're not going to get mugged there.
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    (Original post by Nadinus)
    Why would London be any more dangerous than anywhere else? Bloomsbury is an expensive, wealthy area. You're not going to get mugged there.
    it's not a wealthy/posh area (just quite central)
    Hardly anyone lives there except for students and tourists.
    Since it is an office/work/university/daytime place.
    So at night it's mostly empty of people and relatively safe
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    (Original post by sandro)
    it's not a wealthy/posh area (just quite central)
    Hardly anyone lives there except for students and tourists.
    Since it is an office/work/university/daytime place.
    So at night it's mostly empty of people and relatively safe
    ie, not the ghetto that op imagines it to be.
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    wow i never knew it was illegal
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    (Original post by Roxanda)
    I believe it's Bloomsbury..
    That's a fine area. I don't think you have much to worry about tbh, as long as you're smart. (Don't go prancing around at 3am in a miniskirt, don't talk on your cell phone, etc)

    I've walked around London at night by myself a few times and although I was a bit nervous I was fine.
 
 
 
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