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Lace Up Your Walking Boots and Try20 for National Walking Month

Lace Up Your Walking Boots and Try20 for National Walking Month

Living Streets, the UK charity for everyday walking, is urging the public to ‘Try20’ for National Walking Month this May. The campaign, which aims to get people to add twenty minutes of walking to their daily routine, will run throughout May, encouraging people to swap transport for walking and observe […]

23/04/2016 × 1 comment

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Flowers of the Dales Festival 13th March – 30th September 2016

Flowers of the Dales Festival 13th March – 30th September 2016

The  popular Flowers of the Dales Festival, coordinated by local charity Yorkshire Dales Millennium Trust (YDMT), has returned for its eighth year. The Festival kicks off on 13the March and runs until the end of October, bringing together more than 120 nature and wildflower themed events across the Yorkshire Dales, […]

23/04/2016 × 0 comments

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The Cumbria Photography Show

The Cumbria Photography Show

The Cumbria Photography Show at Rheged Centre Penrith  14 May 2016 – 15 May 2016 Are you an enthusiastic photographer looking for new ideas and inspiration or wanting to learn more about how to get the best out of your camera? Are you looking for new equipment, accessories or even […]

21/04/2016 × 0 comments

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International Dawn Chorus Day

International Dawn Chorus Day

International Dawn Chorus Day This year International Dawn Chorus Day is 1st May.International Dawn Chorus Day is the worldwide celebration of Nature’s daily miracle – the Dawn Chorus. Each year the Wildlife Trust co-ordinates ‘IDCD’ and hundreds of early-morning events take place across the UK and around the world. Read […]

20/04/2016 × 0 comments

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Milton Keynes – Don’t You Just Love It 28th April #LoveMK Day

Milton Keynes – Don’t You Just Love It 28th April #LoveMK Day

Milton Keynes – Don’t You Just Love It Milton Keynes is having a special day this week, Thursday 28th April 2016 is the 4th annual #LoveMK Day. We moved the Rohan HQ to Milton Keynes in 1984, the Rohan Milton Keynes Shop opened in 1985 in Giffard Park shortly after the moved from North Yorkshire. […]

20/04/2016 × 0 comments

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News from Rohan Long Preston – Tour de Yorkshire Today

News from Rohan Long Preston – Tour de Yorkshire Today

The Tour de Yorkshire will be passing Rohan Long Preston door on Friday 29th April. The first stage of the three-day race finishes in Settle at 4.30pm Friday, April 29, and will leave Otley for the second stage to Doncaster…

20/04/2016 × 0 comments

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From the blogs: 1986 All Over Again?

From the blogs: 1986 All Over Again?

1986 All Over Again? Return Of The ‘Bugaboo’ Jacket “It was impossible to live through the 1980s and not be familiar with the Columbia Bugaboo. Shoot, even if you were born in the ’80s, you saw plenty of them in the ’90s. Well, Columbia Sportswear is bringing back that magical era by relaunching […]

18/04/2016 × 0 comments

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Bags don’t die, they just fade away.

Bags don’t die, they just fade away.

The BIG Sort, which happens immediately after the Gift Your Gear collection in the Rohan Shops never fails to educate on the state of outdoor gear development. Thousands of outdoor jackets and trousers from the early 1970’s through to last week offer a wonderful comparison with regard to wear, tear and aesthetics. […]

17/04/2016 × 0 comments

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Celebrate John Muir Day Thursday 21st April 2016

Celebrate John Muir Day Thursday 21st April 2016

John Muir the Scots born naturalist, writer, climber, inventor, conservationist and campaigner would have been 178 years old on Thursday 21st April 2016. “The mountains are calling and I must go.” ― John Muir John Muir was instrumental in establishing the world’s first National Parks system in America in the early 1900’s.  A global […]

17/04/2016 × 4 comments