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Richmond Walking and Book Festival 25th Sept – 4th Oct

Richmond Walking and Book Festival 25th Sept – 4th Oct

An opportunity to enjoy books and boots, walks and words… A unique festival with ten days of book events and guided walks in the beautiful Yorkshire Dales. Offering a mix of daytime and evening walks and talks. Meet celebrated authors and discover new ones. Explore the beautiful Yorkshire Dales in autumn […]

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Rohan Shop Hay-on-Wye

Welsh International Four Days’ Walks 16th -19th Sept

Running since 1980, this 4 day long event attracts entrants from all over Europe and the rest of the world. These none competitive walks offer a great social opportunity for like minded people, some interesting and technically challenging walks and some of the finest scenery in Great Britain. There is […]

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Yorkshire Wolds Walking Festival 12th – 20th Sept 2015

Yorkshire Wolds Walking Festival 12th – 20th Sept 2015

Yorkshire Wolds Walking and Outdoors Festival 12th – 20th Sept 2015 Now in it’s 5th year the Yorkshire Wolds Walking and Outdoors Festival 2015 has grown in reputation showcasing the wonderful landscape and celebrating the rich heritage of the Yorkshire Wolds. Pick from an exciting range of outdoor pursuits including […]

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Guildford WalkFest 11 to 26 July 2015

Guildford WalkFest 11 to 26 July 2015

Guildford has got it all, it is in the most tree-covered county in the UK, and it has historic buildings, fascinating trails, the beautiful river and perhaps the jewel, Guildford town centre with the High Street and Guildhall. WalkFest is now in its ninth year. The 39 walks are listed on the […]

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Overnight in tents near a fire

Find an Event Near You- Big Wild Sleepout

The RSPB Big Wild Sleepout have organised some lovely events all over the country. Find an event near you. Use our events map to pinpoint an event near you

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Sounds of our Shores – Celebrating the Coast

Sounds of our Shores – Celebrating the Coast

Unique project aims to capture sounds from the 10,800 mile UK coastline The National Trust has teamed up with the National Trust for Scotland the British Library and audioBoom to create the UK’s first ever coastal sound map. Sounds of our Shores is a community-led, interactive soundmap which needs your help to record and share…

01/07/2015 × 0 comments

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The Labrador Wild Man and Rohan in Canada

The Labrador Wild Man and Rohan in Canada

Hi Rohantime from Goose Bay, Labrador, Canada. I first found Rohan in 1985 in a magazine, and sent away for the catalogue a week later. I received a small book style catalogue which I kept for years. I mail ordered the grey Bags, grey Hot Bags (Winter Bags) grey Olfio, […]

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Don’t Forget The Hat – The Rohan Pilkington Hat

Don’t Forget The Hat – The Rohan Pilkington Hat

John Pilkington, long time friend of Rohan, has been described as “one of Britain’s greatest tellers of travellers’ tales”. In the 1980s and 1990s, after crossing the Himalayas on foot, he retraced the Silk Road across Asia and…

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Rohan Long Preston – Cloudspotting Festival 24th-26th July

Rohan Long Preston – Cloudspotting Festival 24th-26th July

Cloudspotting Music and Arts Festival is planning to make its fifth birthday with another long weekend of music, arts and outdoor pursuits in the beautiful Forest of Bowland. This long summer weekend retreat deep in the Forest of Bowland Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty is supported by Arts Council England and the […]

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