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Mike Parsons talks to Rohantime

Mike Parsons talks to Rohantime

‘to look into the future we must first leaf though the past.’ It was a great pleasure to call into the Lancaster University Management School recently to meet up with Mike Parsons, shortly after he had been appointed Innovator in Residence. Mike Parsons has an encyclopedic knowledge of the UK […]

06/10/2010 × 0 comments

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2010 Kendal Mountain Festival

2010 Kendal Mountain Festival

2010 Kendal Mountain Festival 18th-21st November The weather last weekend took a turn for the worst. Autumn has arrived with a watery vengeance, shorter days and less opportunity to get out on the hills. However there is one big compensation. Its getting near to the time (18th-21st November) for the […]

05/10/2010 × 0 comments

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Rock Climbing with Rohan

Rock Climbing with Rohan

The Team before the climbing begins Robert, Miranda, Andrew and Charles Think of a rock climber and many will picture of an introverted, bearded man puffing on a roll up! This may once have been the case, but during the 90’s and noughties, rock climbing has become a massive growth sport. Perhaps in […]

05/10/2010 × 0 comments

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Team Rohan Bike Ride

Team Rohan Bike Ride

Team Rohan Oxford to Cambridge Bike Ride on 3rd October 2010 Team Rohan are taking part in our annual charity bike ride.  This year we are cycling 89 miles for the British Heart Foundation. Our cycle route this year will be Oxford to Cambridge. Please sponsor us if you can, […]

01/10/2010 × 0 comments

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Rohan Activities Weekend – Dunster

Rohan Activities Weekend – Dunster

Autumn Walking Festival 1st – 4th October Rohan Dunster have joined forces with the Exmoor Walking Festival & Exmoor Adventures to host a weekend of walking, mountain biking and even a spot of wine tasting. An added bonus will be 15% off our latest kit at our Dunster shop. Celebrating […]

01/10/2010 × 0 comments

Guest Contributors

Peter Sidwell on Rohantime

Peter Sidwell on Rohantime

This month on Rohantime we have a really interesting guest. You may have caught up with Peter Sidewell, the Keswick based chief, on his  current TV program Lakes on a Plate. Peter’s program is not only a celebration of some of the great Lakes District food, it is also a […]

30/09/2010 × 0 comments

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Peter Sidwell talks to Rohantime

Peter Sidwell talks to Rohantime

Rohantime caught up with Peter after a particularly busy lunch service. Chef Peter Sidwell from the Good Taste Cafe in Keswick can currently be seen on our screens celebrating some of the best British eating on a culinary adventure in the Lake District for Channel 4’s Lakes on a Plate. […]

30/09/2010 × 0 comments

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My Favourite – Lake District Walk

My Favourite – Lake District Walk

It has to be Walla Crag, overlooking Derwentwater. Walla Crag fell is a popular short walk from Keswick and gives superb views over Derwentwater. The western face is prominent in views across the lake and fine views over Keswick are available from the summit. The crag is the terminal cliff […]

30/09/2010 × 0 comments

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Soapbox – Winter Strawberries

Soapbox – Winter Strawberries

Why on earth would you buy strawberries in the depths of winter? Ok, what really gets my goat is when I am in the supermarket in December and January and I see people buying strawberries. It takes all my effort not to approach them and ask them why they feel […]

30/09/2010 × 0 comments