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29th November 2021
Giving our heroes the healthcare they need

In so many ways, Gurkha veterans have fought for our lives and the freedom we enjoy today. As they grow older…

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26th November 2021
Hosting Humla’s first prosthetics camp

Out of the 77 districts in Nepal, Humla is reported to be the most underprivileged in terms of infrastructure, development,…

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24th November 2021
Conquering Mera Peak in aid of Gurkha veterans

Andrew Bentham’s mission to reach the summit of Mera Peak was inspired by a trek three years earlier, when he…

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22nd November 2021
Corporate support from Just Wool Textiles

The Gurkha Welfare Trust is delighted to be entering into a new partnership with Just Wool Textiles, which produces a…

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20th November 2021
Leyburn 2021 Band concert cancelled

With the deepest regret, the sold-out 2021 fundraising concert by the Band of the Brigade of Gurkhas in Leyburn this…

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19th November 2021
World Toilet Day: Bringing clean and safe toilets to Nepal

Today is World Toilet Day, and a great opportunity to think about something we often take for granted: our loo!…

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11th November 2021
Lest we forget: Remembrance Day

Today we remember the brave soldiers who gave their lives to protect our freedom. Each year, at the eleventh hour…

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27th October 2021
Rehabilitating pensioners: Getting Hausari back on her feet

Our Residential Homes in Kaski and Dharan provide round-the-clock care to some of our most vulnerable Gurkha veterans and widows,…

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26th October 2021
Building homes for the families of heroes

Since the devastating earthquake of 2015, thanks to your support we have been working hard to rebuild homes for Gurkha…

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15th October 2021
Global Handwashing Day: Our future is at hand

  Today is Global Handwashing Day – a day dedicated to raising awareness worldwide about the importance of washing our…

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8th October 2021
Teams raise over £500,000 at Trailwalker 2021

Congratulations to all the challengers who participated in Trailwalker 2021 and proved they could take on the ultimate endurance event!…

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29th September 2021
Emergency relief for village struck by floods

GWT has delivered emergency relief supplies to 25 families from the remote village of Hile in Lamjung after their homes…

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