It’s 25 years since the first Rohan shop opened in the Lake District. The Evans family opened the first Rohan Franchise in Windermere 25 years ago, that’s a long time ago. Al, Joy and Ben Evans are very much part of the Rohan family and Rohan Keswick is now the […]
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I have just uploaded the 1975 – 1981 Rohan Catalogue to the Rohan Gallery. A catalogue very sparse on words with line drawings and no photos. As I was doing this I read it again and discovered it answered a few questions.
If there’s room for a piton, there’s room for a Pampas! I have just added the Rohan 1980 catalogue to the growing Rohantime Heritage Collection As I was doing this it struck me that the development of the range over those first eight years was amazing. The range had grown from […]
Rohan Keswick is the home of the Rohan Originals Collection. A gallery of Rohan Heritage Garments from the 1970′s displayed in the shop. Garments such as Olfio, Sohio, Hyde, Jekyll, Pampas, Striders, Knickers, Pacers, Super Striders, Nemises, Salopettes, Taiga, Tundra and lots more are all part of the Rohan Keswick Rohan Originals Collection Ben […]
An early example of Rohan Advertising circa 1987 Do you remember this ad? A series of Rohan Can advertisements ran from 1983 – 1987. The illustration above is the 1987 version. The ad ran in a number of the glossy Sunday magazines. In a recent post on Rohantime Jon Boston […]
What’s Your Newest and Oldest Outdoor Gear? I was asked this question last week. I had to think about the answer for a while. Newest: Easy some Nikwax Cotton Proof for my Rohan Pampas. Modest I know but invaluable to refurbish some of my older kit. Oldest: Now that’s something I really […]
A couple of weeks ago we asked this question on Rohantime When’s Good for a Windshirt? We had a great response. Thanks to all who took part Today is a very good day for Windshirts A big welcome to the new Ether Windshirt Ultra-lightweight shirt for travel, outdoor and everyday just arrived […]
Rohan Kensington – November 2nd meet the Rohan Co Founder Sarah Howcroft Co Founder of Rohan – Rohan the Early Years Sarah Howcroft Co Founder of Rohan will talk about the early Rohan years 1972 – 1990. Sarah will cover the story of the iconic Rohan Bags and other ground breaking Rohan clothing and talk about Rohan […]