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Rohan Original – The One That Started It All…

Rohan Original – The One That Started It All…

The Rohan Originals collection in Rohan Keswick has developed over the last few years and is now the most comprehensive Rohan Heritage collection in the country. Each new addition to the collection tells the story…

April 22, 2018 × 0 comments

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Do you remember – Something beginning with A…

Do you remember – Something beginning with A…

Do you remember Something beginning with A… Called Atlantis? A specialist carry system circa 1982 sold by Rohan. Credited to Dr Theo Eberhard West Germany from… The Working Manual of Rohan Outdoor and Travel Clothing

March 26, 2018 × 0 comments

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From the Archive – In The Beginning Chris Townsend

From the Archive – In The Beginning Chris Townsend

From the Rohantime Archive. First published 13th March 2009. I’m really pleased to introduce a guest post from Chris Townsend. Chris has shared a great story with us. None of us will need much introduction to Chris…

March 20, 2018 × 1 comment

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Rohan Children’s Clothing Range – Rohan Heritage

Rohan Children’s Clothing Range – Rohan Heritage

Rohan Childrens Clothing range called Mille Miglia was released in 1985. The range encompassed all those qualities of Rohan Clothing. Before Mille Miglia came Chaps micro/mini Rohan Bags.

March 15, 2018 × Comments are Disabled

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The History of Rohan Airlight Fabric

The History of Rohan Airlight Fabric

The History of Rohan Airlight I am often asked questions about early Rohan. The how, what, where, when and why that underpin most articles with founders of long established companies. During the course of these interviews…

March 9, 2018 × 0 comments

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Memories – Rohantime Launched 2009

Memories – Rohantime Launched 2009

On the last weekend of February 2009 we gathered in The Lakes, at The Low Wood Hotel, to celebrate Rohan’s 21 years in The Lakes. In the evening Colin Fisher, launched Rohantime. I don’t think any of us knew what to expect.

February 22, 2018 × 0 comments

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Next to Skin – The 1st 'No Shrink. No Stink' Bodywear

Next to Skin – The 1st 'No Shrink. No Stink' Bodywear

Warren McLaren has taken a detailed look at Rohan’s ground-breaking next-to-the-skin garments made of Dunova, a modified acrylic fibre from Bayer that first came to the market in the early 1980’s.

February 14, 2018 × 0 comments

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Rohan History – Rohan Soft Shell circa 1979

Rohan History – Rohan Soft Shell circa 1979

Co Founder of Rohan answers the question: Can you name an unsung hero of the early Rohan Clothing Range? The story covers early soft shell and fleece development and ends with another question.

February 7, 2018 × Comments are Disabled

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Rohan Bags – Yes You Can Rohan History

Rohan Bags – Yes You Can Rohan History

Early Rohan adverts displayed the character of Rohan in the early years. The Rohan Can advert has become a treasured part of Rohan Heritage. It was simple and dramatic and had the desired effect.

January 20, 2018 × Comments are Disabled

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Rohan 1975 – 1981 Innovators not Imitators

Rohan 1975 – 1981 Innovators not Imitators

I have 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…

January 9, 2018 × 0 comments