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24th November 2020
Gifting thermal flasks this winter

Winters in Nepal can be bitterly cold, with the temperatures often plummeting to a chilly sub-zero. We help Gurkha veterans…

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19th November 2020
World Toilet Day 2020: How toilets help villages in Nepal

Today is World Toilet Day, so let’s take a moment to think about something we often take for granted: our…

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13th November 2020
Doko Challenge: Race against the Gurkhas in 2021

Join us in 2021 for our 5km runs with a twist: the Doko Challenge North and Doko Challenge South! Widely…

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14 Peaks. 7 Months. 1 Man – Nims Purja MBE

  When Nims Purja MBE left the Forces he had his heart set on one thing… …a challenge which took…

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3rd November 2020
An introduction from our new Chairman: Lieutenant General Richard Wardlaw OBE

On 2 November 2020 Lieutenant General Richard Wardlaw OBE became the Chairman of The Gurkha Welfare Trust, taking over from…

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30th October 2020
How Darlington changed the lives of thousands in Nepal

For the last 20 years, the Trust has been generously supported each November through a concert by The Band of…

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28th October 2020
We will remember them

Next Sunday (8 November) we remember the brave soldiers who gave their lives for us or suffered in War. Over…

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27th October 2020
Light at the end of the tunnel: Khagi’s story

Earlier this year we told you the story of Khagi Thapa, the widow of a Gurkha who fell victim to…

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23rd October 2020
Take a tour of our Gurkha Residential Home in Pokhara

In Nepal, we run two pioneering Residential Homes for Gurkha veterans and widows Our two Residential Homes provide round-the-clock care…

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21st October 2020
Meet the man walking 7,500 miles for the Gurkhas

“I may be gone a while…” Next January, Jim Morton will be walking around the whole of the Great British…

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19th October 2020
In photos: Hand Hygiene for All

Last week, we took part in Global Handwashing Day, an international advocacy day dedicated to increasing awareness and understanding about…

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7th October 2020
NHS Ambulance driver & former soldier cutting off hair for grandad and Gurkhas

“Gurkhas were the only soldiers that could walk across a polished floor, with rubber shoes on and never make a…

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