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Rohan Originals 25 Years 1st – 3rd April
25 years ago the Evans family opened the first Rohan franchise in The Lake District.
To celebrate this milestone we are gathering at Rohan Keswick for a very special customer event during the weekend of April 1st – 3rd.
It’s a great opportunity to meet the people behind the brand, – exchange an old Rohan garment, buy a pair of Rohan Bags at 1986 prices, join us for a walk, pick up a quality coffee at Peter Sidwells Good Taste cafe of Lakes on a Plate fame or support Keswick Mountain Rescue in our raffle & auction.
Rohan Keswick has accumulated a lot of brand knowledge over 25 years. Many original garments from the 70’s and 80’s will be on display in-store over the weekend-in addition to the Rohan Originals collection already displayed. Those who are lucky to enough to have been with Rohan since the early days will be able to trade in old Rohan garments in return for a discount. The amount of discount will be dependent on the age of the garment 1% for every year with discount ranging from 5 – 25%. Sarah Howcroft the co -founder of the brand will be on hand to discuss the age of a product. All your old Rohan garments will be donated to local charities giving them a whole new lease of life.
Tim Jasper, Brand Director will be on hand on Saturday & Sunday morning at 11am to offer a sneak preview of the latest Rohan designs and to chat about Rohan products from the past. Places are limited so please call the Keswick shop to reserve your place.(017687 74963)
Meet the Chairman
Colin Fisher will be around during the weekend as well to discuss, well, all things Rohan.
Rohan Bags @ £29.00
For one weekend & only in Keswick you can revisit 1986 in our special vintage Rohan Bags corner & purchase a new pair of Rohan Bags for £29.00 (maximum 2 pairs per customer). Excludes any other discounts.
Keswick Mountain Rescue
We will be holding a £2 per ticket raffle to win £50, £100 or £150 of Rohan gift vouchers.
Additionally there will be a silent auction on a series of Rohan Original & current garments. Highest bids will be notified on Monday 4th April. All proceeds will go to Mountain Rescue.
We will be offering Rohan customers 3 walks starting & ending at the Keswick shop. Tickets will cost £10. Please call the shop to reserve a place. All proceeds will go to Mountain Rescue.
Peter Sidwell will be running exclusive classes at his cookery school on Sunday at 10am & 3pm. Places cost £10 and are limited so call the Rohan shop now to reserve your spot! Classes will last an hour and dependant on the weather could be outside. All proceeds will go to Mountain Rescue.
Where – Rohan, 14-16 Lake Road, Keswick, Cumbria CA12 5BX
When – We look forward to welcoming you from April 1st.
How – To reserve your place on any of the activities taking place please call: 017687 74963
This is a great opportunity to get together and catch up with old friends.