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12th December 2018

A Gurkha widow asked us for help. Watch what happened next.

80 year-old Gurkha widow Nandakali Khatri asked us if her home could be painted. We saw an opportunity for our headquarters staff to get their hands dirty!

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4th December 2018

Brightening their beverages

Gurkha veterans and widows at our Residential Home in Dharan were very excited to receive some early Christmas presents recently.

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29th November 2018

November: Our month in pictures

Photographs from Remembrance Sunday, Tihar celebrations and visiting Gurkha veterans and widows at their homes.

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23rd November 2018

5 phrases you must learn before visiting Nepal

Although you can usually communicate to others in English when in Nepal, it’s an advantage to be armed with basic phrases to enrich your travel experience. We’ve put together our top 5 phrases to know before you go. 

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9th November 2018

Trailwalker 2019 – Your adventure starts here

Trek 100km across the South Downs in under 30 hours and help end poverty with every step. Organised with the…

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6th November 2018

Loomes Everest hand-made Gurkha watch

When a team of Gurkha soldiers summited Everest in May 2017 they were wearing British-made watches. One had been made especially for The Gurkha Welfare Trust (GWT).

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2nd November 2018

Our mobile medical equipment

When staff head into the hilly terrain of Nepal in 4x4s, on motorbike or on foot, they have to travel light. When they arrive at a vulnerable Gurkha veteran’s house, they have to have the equipment to diagnose and treat them.

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26th October 2018

Our month in pictures

Take a look through our gallery to see what we’ve been up to during October.

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24th October 2018

We Will Remember Them

Over 90,000 Gurkha soldiers served in the British Army during the War. In this, the 100 year anniversary of the end of World War One, we will remember them.

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19th October 2018

Our debt of honour to the Gurkhas

Hari Bahadur Chhetri joined the Gurkhas in the midst of World War Two. As he’s grown older, life has become hard for the veteran.

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