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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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19th April 2021

The Doko Challenge North event has been cancelled

It is with deep regret that we have had to cancel our Doko Challenge North event, which was due to…

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13th April 2021

Meet the man walking 7,500 miles for the Gurkhas

Update: Jim started his challenge on Monday 12th April! “I may be gone a while…” Starting on 12 April, Jim…

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31st March 2021

Advice for our Doko Challenges from Gurkhas who completed the real thing

Not only do we provide support for Gurkha veterans, many of our staff members in Nepal and the UK are…

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17th March 2021

The Irishman who helped discover the Gurkhas

This St Patricks Day, we’re celebrating a connection with the Gurkhas thanks to a very special soldier from Ireland.

“I went there one man and I came out three thousand.”

-General Frederick Young

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11th March 2021

Win a signed photo of Joanna Lumley

THIS COMPETITION IS NOW CLOSED Win a signed photo of our Vice Patron Joanna Lumley OBE – enter for free…

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News
06 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…

The Gurkha Welfare Trust Read
News
27 Apr 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…

The Gurkha Welfare Trust Read
News
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…

The Gurkha Welfare Trust Read

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