Providing financial medical and community aid to alleviate hardship and distress among Gurkha ex-servicemen of the British Crown

East Anglia South Branch Events 2014

The East Anglia South Branch covers the areas of Chelmsford, Colchester, Ipswich, Cambridge and Bury St Edmunds and the following postcodes AL, CB, CM, CO, IG, IP,RM and SS.

Point of Contact: Major Michael Thorp


This Branch has a member available to give illustrated talks to clubs and associations throughout its area. The talk is entitled ''A Debt of Honour' - The Work of The Gurkha Welfare Trust. The talk includes:

The work of the Gurkha Welfare Trust in Nepal and the UK.
A description of Nepal, its infrastructure and its problems.
The Gurkha soldier and a brief history of the Brigade of Gurkhas.
The Debt of Honour since the First World War.
The Organisation of the Gurkha Welfare Trust.
The work of the Gurkha Welfare Scheme in Nepal.

The group is requested to make a donation to the Gurkha Welfare Trust and to contribute towards travel expenses.
If you would like a presentation, please contact Major Michael Thorp on 01223-871242 or by email Michael Thorp

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