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27th September 2018
Preparing for the worst – throwlines in Nepal

Every year in Nepal over 200 people drown in flood water caused by monsoon rain. This happens every year between…

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25th September 2018
Water projects opened by Gurkha heroes

Elderly Gurkha veterans and widows were treated like VIP guests when the local villages asked them to cut the ribbon at two of our water projects.

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24th September 2018
A pension for the bravest of the brave

It’s not surprising that life can be hard in some of the mountain villages of Nepal, particularly for the widow of a Gurkha veteran.

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17th September 2018
The Gurkha regiments explained

Our simplified guide to the Brigade of Gurkha’s complex regimental system.

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10th September 2018
Your bond with the Gurkhas can live on

Put your Will together for free. For over 200 years, the Gurkhas have stood alongside us, now you can make sure that bond lives on – even after you are no longer here.

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5th September 2018
The Gurkhas at Burghley

Known to be one of the most grueling circuits in the equestrian world, the soldiers were keen to test it out – but on two legs!

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28th August 2018
9 times The Royal Family showed their appreciation for The Gurkhas

From the Queen herself to HRH Prince Harry, we count down the top nine times members of the Royal Family have shown their appreciation for the Bravest of the Brave

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24th August 2018
Captain Bhagtasing Pun 1917 – 2018

Captain Bhagtasing Pun passed away this month in Pokhara, Nepal, aged 101 Bhagtasing enlisted into the Brigade of Gurkhas in…

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15th August 2018
Neighbours by chance, friends by choice

We visit Gurkha veteran Agambahadur often to make sure he’s looked after financially and medically, however, there’s someone else by his side who cares for him too…

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10th August 2018
War stories from a Gurkha hero

Chandra Bahadur Sunuwar was only 18 when he signed up to fight in the Second World War. The war had already been raging for over two years.

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26th July 2018
The Gurkha Welfare Trust garden wins at Sandringham

The Himalayan Garden went on show at The Sandringham Flower show to raise awareness and funds for the Trust. The garden was a huge hit at the show.

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25th July 2018
Quiz: How well do you know the Gurkhas?

How well do you know the Gurkhas? Take our quiz and find out.

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