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20th May 2020

Trailwalker 2020 has been cancelled

It is with deep regret that as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, Trailwalker 2020 has been cancelled. This decision has been made by all event partners: Oxfam Great Britain, The Gurkha Welfare Trust and the Queen’s Gurkha Signals.

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News
18th May 2020

How to make your own Malas (flower garlands)

  Across Nepal, garlands, or Malas, are handmade using in-season flowers. The vibrant and easy growing nature of the marigold…

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Read our latest Samachara newsletter

Samachara means ‘news’ in Nepali Catch up on our latest Samachara newsletter out today and read about Rifleman Rana Bahadur…

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News
13th May 2020

Inspired by Captain Tom: 84 year-old Don is walking for the Gurkhas

While we were all raising a glass to VE Day from our homes,  Don Hyatt laced up his boots and…

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News
1st May 2020

3 ways we’ve responded to Nepal’s COVID-19 situation

1. Providing medication and check-ups to Gurkha veterans and widows During the COVID-19 lockdown, our frontline medical staff have continued…

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News
29th April 2020

Hello Doctor – supporting Nepal during COVID-19

In this time of change and uncertainty we have seen members of our staff and our Gurkha veteran community rally…

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News
27th April 2020

Hari Budha Magar wants you to climb Everest at home

  Gurkha hero and climbing extraordinaire Hari Budha Magar is calling for people across the UK to climb Everest this…

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News
20th April 2020

Climb Everest at Home

In the spirit of keeping things moving this year we are encouraging our supporters to join us in setting themselves the challenge of scaling the largest mountain in the world – Beginning 1 May, over 12 weeks, and from their own homes.

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News
17th April 2020

A text message to the Gurkhas

Many of the Gurkha veterans and widows we support in Nepal live in remote communities. We visit the most vulnerable…

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News
16th April 2020

The 2.6 Challenge

The organisers of the biggest mass participation sports events across the country have come together to create a new campaign…

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News
20 May 2020
Trailwalker 2020 has been cancelled

It is with deep regret that as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, Trailwalker 2020 has been cancelled. This decision has been made by all event partners: Oxfam Great Britain, The Gurkha Welfare Trust and the Queen’s Gurkha Signals.

The Gurkha Welfare Trust Read
News
18 May 2020
How to make your own Malas (flower garlands)

  Across Nepal, garlands, or Malas, are handmade using in-season flowers. The vibrant and easy growing nature of the marigold…

The Gurkha Welfare Trust Read
News
Read our latest Samachara newsletter

Samachara means ‘news’ in Nepali Catch up on our latest Samachara newsletter out today and read about Rifleman Rana Bahadur…

The Gurkha Welfare Trust Read

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