Scotland/England winter clothes

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1. Posted by lanesy101 (Budding Member 3 posts) 9y Star this if you like it!

Hey guys
Im leaving in 2 days for England then Scotland for the Winter. Long story but I have not been able to think about packing.
What sort of clothes should i be looking to wear?
Would it be alright to land in London and go buy a coat somewhere? (because Sydney is impossible to find winter clothing now!) if so...where?
Any suggestions would be well appreciated!!!

Thanks in advance

2. Posted by hbrenen (Budding Member 2 posts) 9y Star this if you like it!

it is freezing there! try to get winter clothes before you leave! You definitely need closed-toed shoes, long sleeved shirts, lots of pants, jackets, and a large winter coat! I went to the UK this summer and wore pants and my jacket a lot. it is probably snowing too so I would look into some boots and things like gloves, hats, scarves.

3. Posted by andy11 (Full Member 136 posts) 9y Star this if you like it!

I don't see why not, it may be technically cold but we don't usually get any wind chill factor so not actually that bad although if your not used to it then i suppose that an added factor. You could pick up a cheap jacket at the supermarket just to get you started. Wear a pair of thermals under your trousers is a good tip that seems to compensate a lot, a beanie is also recommended.