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7th June 2021
Well done Gurkha Doko Challengers 2021!

Well done to everyone who took part in the Gurkha Doko Challenge on Sunday (6 June). Based on the traditional…

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2nd June 2021
In memory of GWT staff member Gam Bahadur Gurung

It is with great sadness that we inform our supporters of the passing of GWT staff member Gam Bahadur Gurung. Gam…

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25th May 2021
Listen now: An interview with Gurkha legend John P Cross OBE

The Gurkha Welfare Trust podcast features interviews from the Gurkha veterans and widows we care for, along with some of…

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24th May 2021
A huge boost to our COVID-19 response in Nepal

With the continuing outbreak of India’s COVID-19 strain across South East Asia, Nepal has been overwhelmed with a surge in…

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18th May 2021
Our annual golf day receives sponsorship from Vigilance

We are delighted that announce that long-standing corporate supporter of the Trust, Vigilance, are the headline sponsor for this year’s…

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17th May 2021
Read our latest Samachara newsletter

Catch up on our latest Samachara newsletter out today and help us celebrate our Vice Patron Joanna Lumley OBE’s birthday!…

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13th May 2021
Corporate support from Veedon Fleece

The Gurkha Welfare Trust is delighted to be entering a new partnership with Veedon Fleece, a custom weaving house founded…

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6th May 2021
BREAKING: The COVID-19 situation in Nepal

As India’s COVID outbreak spreads across South East Asia, Nepal is now overwhelmed by a surge in cases. The country’s…

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27th April 2021
April 2021: Our month in pictures

Bringing aid to the homes of Gurkha veterans and widows Throughout April, our Pensioner Support Teams travelled across Nepal visiting…

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Saving sight: How our medical camps change lives with cataract removal

Our medical camps have a strong reputation in Nepal, with some citizens travelling up to two days to access first-class…

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Supporters hike the Himalayas at home

Since 1 March, fundraisers all over the country have been virtually ‘Hiking the Himalayas’, walking the equivalent of the full…

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26th April 2021
Borneo veteran takes his hat off to the Gurkhas

A British Army veteran who served alongside Gurkhas in Borneo in 1965 has pledged to raise funds for The Gurkha…

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