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24th July 2018
5 ways Nepal’s monsoon season affects our work

Nepal’s monsoon season occurs from June to September every year. We do whatever we can to make sure the Gurkha veterans and widows we care for are safe.

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23rd July 2018
The Royal Cornwall Show 2018

Our South West Branch has participated at the annual Royal Cornwall Show over the past 20 years.

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13th July 2018
A snapshot of a Gurkha widow’s life in the hills

Dhanadevi lives in an incredibly remote village in the foothills of the Himalayas. Her home is hundreds of miles away from any other pensioner that we look after.

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12th July 2018
Winner of day’s shooting at Kilverstone Hall Estate drawn

Many congratulations to Mr Adrian Lower who won a day’s game shooting at Kilverstone Hall Estate, Norfolk for nine guns.

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Trailwalker 2018 event has been cancelled

The Trailwalker UK event, which was scheduled for this weekend (13-15 July), has been cancelled due to adverse weather conditions.…

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6th July 2018
Prince Harry supports Gurkha veterans at Audi Polo Challenge

We and the brave Gurkha veterans we support are incredibly grateful to HRH Prince Harry for nominating us to be one of the charity beneficiaries of last weekend’s Audi Polo Challenge 2018.

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27th June 2018
“This is how we save lives”

When our team spoke with Gurkha widow Manisara Thapa recently she insisted she was fine, but we knew something wasn’t quite right…

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22nd June 2018
Prince Charles and the famous Gurkha

As Salisbury celebrated a visit by Their Royal Highnesses Prince Charles and Camilla today, it was a special moment for Trust staff member and Gurkha veteran Major Bishnu Pun.

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21st June 2018
A World War Two cup of tea

Rifleman Tekbahadur Gurung is a remarkably proud Gurkha veteran. He even still drinks the issued to him when he enlisted into the Army in 1945. We recently caught up with him at his home in Gorkha, Central Nepal.

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19th June 2018
Smiling thanks to your support

If you looked at 59 year-old Kale Gurung’s wide smile, you wouldn’t know the daily struggles he has faced his whole life, living as someone who is deaf and mute in the remote hills of Nepal.

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15th June 2018
Win tickets to The Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials 2018

We’re giving away two Four-Day Admission Tickets and one Four-Day Car Pass.

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31st May 2018
The Bassa (King) who loves to sing

Meet Gurkha veteran Rifleman Sancha Bahadur Tamang. He’s 97 years old. He served for the British Army during World War Two.

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