A Lifetime of Journeys

A Lifetime of Journeys

The road less travelled – Ed Douglas

The road less travelled – Ed Douglas

Nowadays, the argument goes, there isn’t anywhere left to explore. And when you can look down on the world’s remotest corners on the Internet, what would be the point? Mighty Everest is crowded and there are travel agents who can fly you to the South Pole – if you have […]

May 16, 2010 × 0 comments

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Ed is off to Kedang Kangri

Ed is off to Kedang Kangri

Next week, ash cloud willing, we hope to be following Ed Douglas on his latest travels. Ed is off to Kedang Kangri and he will be updating us on Rohantime on his progress, technology willing. In Ed’s own word “The plan is straightforward enough. With two companions, Julian Attwood and […]

May 12, 2010 × 0 comments

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Miranda Krestovnikoff on Rohantime

Miranda Krestovnikoff on Rohantime

For the second of our regular monthly series of contributors, Rohantime Talks to Miranda Krestovnikoff, probably best known for her work as a Presenter on BBC Coast, travelling around the beautiful and varied coastline of Britain, Miranda conveys her huge passion for wildlife conservation and the environment through her television […]

May 3, 2010 × 0 comments

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Soap Box – A Throwaway Society

Soap Box – A Throwaway Society

Waste – that’s what I think the world needs to think about. We waste so much food, fuel and resources and we really need to address this – both as individuals and as a society. We have become a throwaway society: we buy things cheaply, they break and we throw […]

May 3, 2010 × 0 comments

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Miranda Krestovnikoff My Favourite Beach

Miranda Krestovnikoff My Favourite Beach

I have a few favourite beaches around the coast of Britain but it’s a close call between Marloes in Pembrokeshire which is great for rockpooling, it’s sandy, has caves and fantastic wildlife and Longis Bay in Alderney. I am a patron of the Alderney Wildlife Trust and fell in love […]

May 3, 2010 × 0 comments

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Stu & Nick Rock with Rohan

Stu & Nick Rock with Rohan

We are happy to report that Nick, the lucky winner of the recent Rohantime Win a Mountain Guide for the Day competition, had a great day out in North Wales on Sat 18th April under the guiding hand of Stuart… The whole day was a really enjoyable experience and I […]

April 23, 2010 × 0 comments

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Rohan – Porters Progress

Rohan – Porters Progress

We have talked about reusing our Rohan garments in a number of posts on Rohantime. Many of us have shared stories of Rohan garments being passed down within families. Rohan’s own samples are all also reused. As the new Spring/Summer season approaches you can be assured we are still passing […]

April 5, 2010 × 0 comments

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Graham Bell on Rohantime

Graham Bell on Rohantime

For the first in our regular monthly series of new contributors, Rohantime Talks to Britain’s best-known downhill skier turned BBC presenter Graham Bell. As well as introducing us to the new sport of ski cross, Graham gets on the Soapbox for a good old rant and reveals his favourite childhood […]

April 5, 2010 × 0 comments

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Graham Bell talks to Rohantime

Graham Bell talks to Rohantime

Graham Bell from the Cairngorms to Vancouver After representing Britain in Men’s Downhill skiing at five winter Olympics, Graham Bell joined the BBC as presenter of ‘High Altitude’ and ‘Ski Sunday’, making him Britain’s best known skier. Graham has covered winter sports for BBC Grandstand and Eurosport for a number […]

April 5, 2010 × 0 comments

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My favourite walk

My favourite walk

A walk we used to do as kids was in the Cairngorms, up from the ski car park past the Corrie an Lochan, to the summit of Ben Macdui, then down past the shelter stone to finish back at Glenmore Lodge, 6 to 8 hours depending on how you go. […]

April 4, 2010 × 0 comments