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No Way Down in Keswick

No Way Down in Keswick

Graham Bowley, the author of ‘No Way Down’ will give a talk on Saturday 20th November  at 7.30pm in The Queen’s Hall, Keswick. It’s the summit of K2, on the 1st of August 2008. An exhausted band of climbers join the elite who have conquered the world’s most lethal mountain. […]

06/11/2010 × 0 comments

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Sunglasses Wanted Porters Progress

Sunglasses Wanted Porters Progress

Your sunglasses wanted! Give them a second life We have talked about the Porters’ Progress Charity on Rohantime before with regard to reusing unwanted Rohan garments. The most recent story was Tim Jaspers’ trip to Nepal where he was lucky enough to hand deliver some more Rohan garments to the […]

24/10/2010 × 0 comments

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Hot under the collar

Hot under the collar

“These Rohans served me so well in these extreme condition that I have remained with the brand ever since” The Rohan Hilltop Jacket is my complete favourite being the jacket that avoids carrying other kit I would previously haul around-coupled with my winter bags and gators to my knees and […]

21/10/2010 × 0 comments

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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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Meet the Chairman

Meet the Chairman

Meet Colin Fisher the Rohan Chairman Wednesday 6th October 2010, 6pm to 8pm Rohan Voisins Department Store, New Street, St Helier, Jersey JE4 8NF To reserve your place please call 01534 837115 We are happy to invite you to a very special customer evening at our store in St Helier. […]

27/09/2010 × 0 comments

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Lakes on a Plate – Peter Sidwell

Lakes on a Plate – Peter Sidwell

Chef Peter Sidwell celebrates the Lakes on a Plate Opposite Rohan in Keswick, Cumbrian chef and café owner, Peter Sidwell, is cooking up a storm with his Lakes on a Plate Channel4 TV Series. In the first episode Peter grabs his walking boots and Rohan Pinnacle Jacket to follow in […]

20/09/2010 × 0 comments

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Peter Sidwell – Lakes on a Plate

Peter Sidwell – Lakes on a Plate

Watch Lakes on a Plate, weekdays from Monday 13th September at 2:20pm on Channel 4 Peter Sidwell chef and café owner explores Cumbria’s landscape, people and culinary traditions. Against the backdrop of the Lake District’s stunning scenery, Peter’s culinary tour visits the birthplace of legendary foods like Kendal mint cake, […]

09/09/2010 × 0 comments

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Prince Charles Woolly Thinking?

Prince Charles Woolly Thinking?

Is the Prince of Wales’ view that natural clothing solutions are greener than synthetics woolly thinking? The Prince of Wales has urged Vogue readers to wear more recycled clothes and has raised the subject of ‘fast fashion’ and it’s environmental impact into the awareness of fashion consumers Vogue September issue […]

07/09/2010 × 0 comments

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Mountain Scrambling with Rohan

Mountain Scrambling with Rohan

Below are a few written accounts about what happened when eight people met each other for the first time and went for a ‘scramble’ in the hills together. The activity aside, it shows how such a great variety of people, who didn’t know each other found friendship, even if only […]

24/08/2010 × Comments are Disabled