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14th May 2018
The book that helped build a school in Nepal

At the spectacular site, almost 7,000 feet above sea level, the children of Shree Barbot Lower Secondary School welcomed Sophie…

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7th May 2018
Win a day’s shooting at Kilverstone Hall Estate, Norfolk

Win a day’s great game shooting on the well-known Kilverstone Hall Estate, Norfolk for nine guns. Only 150 tickets will…

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4th May 2018
Win two tickets to Jimmy’s Festival!

We’re delighted to be the nominated charity for Jimmy’s Festival 2018 and we’re giving you the chance to win a pair of tickets to the event.

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25th April 2018
The earthquake in Nepal – three years on

Today (25 April 2018) marks three years since the devastating earthquake in Nepal, which killed nearly 9,000 people and injured around 22,000.

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23rd April 2018
Conquering the marathon in aid of Gurkhas

Many congratulations to London Marathon runners James Christy, Tom Inglis and Alex McWilliam, who were amongst the 40,000 runners who took part on an incredibly hot day.

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16th April 2018
Life on the road: motorbike training

As part of the Trust’s drive to deliver a more mobile approach to aid in Nepal, we recently partnered with the UK’s leading road safety charity and advocate IAM Roadsmart.

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14th April 2018
Today is Nepali New Year – here are our 2075 resolutions

As the country enters the New Year, we’ve put together a list of New Years Resolutions for The Gurkha Welfare Trust.

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4th April 2018
Jimmy’s Festival 2018

We’re delighted to be the nominated charity for Jimmy’s Festival 2018, taking place in Ipswich on 21 and 22 July.

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29th March 2018
In photos: Baldhan and Budhini

Regular supporters of The Gurkha Welfare Trust may well recognise Former Gurkha Rifleman Baldhan Ghale and his wife Budhini.

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28th March 2018
From heroism to hardship

Abasing Chhetri fought for Britain during World War Two. When the Army downsized, he returned to his homeland of Nepal to survive as a subsistence farmer.

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22nd March 2018
Remembering Rifleman Dilbahadur Gharti

Now in her 90s, Krishnamaya Gharti has spent the past 25 years without her husband by her side but the memory of him is as vivid as ever.

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19th March 2018
How clean water changed the lives of an entire Nepali village

Completed in April 2017, nearly 22 kilometres of pipelines supply 231 tap stands in Yangjakot, located 15 kilometres from the…

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