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13th November 2020

Doko Challenge: Race against the Gurkhas in 2021

Join us in 2021 for our 5km runs with a twist: the Doko Challenge North and Doko Challenge South! Widely…

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7th October 2020

NHS Ambulance driver & former soldier cutting off hair for grandad and Gurkhas

“Gurkhas were the only soldiers that could walk across a polished floor, with rubber shoes on and never make a…

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20th February 2020

Honouring the Band of the Brigade of Gurkhas

On Tuesday 18 February the Head of the British Army welcomed 432 new Gurkha recruits at their attestation parade in…

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19th February 2020

Why we’re rebuilding Gurkhas’ homes: one veteran’s story

When Rifleman Uttamkumar Rai signed up to serve the British Army 62 years ago, he had no idea about the challenges that lay ahead.

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14th January 2020

Our year in numbers

A look back at our work in Nepal last year Every year we publish an Annual Review, in addition to…

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8th January 2020

Where does my donation go?

We pride ourselves on transparency. Our money is raised by The Gurkha Welfare Trust in the UK and spent by The Gurkha Welfare Trust in Nepal. We also part fund two advice centres in the UK for veterans and their families choosing to settle here. Having recently celebrated our 50th anniversary we are a well-established, well-respected and effective charity transforming the lives of Gurkha veterans, their families and communities

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9th October 2019

Once a Gurkha always a Gurkha – Rob’s epic cycle across Nepal

There are challenges, and then there are Gurkha challenges. Former Gurkha Officer and dedicated Trust supporter Rob Abernethy has invoked the…

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23rd September 2019

Trailwalker 2019: congratulations to all who completed the 100km trek

On Saturday 21 – Sunday 22 September 2019, 232 teams completed the 100km Trailwalker challenge across the South Downs.

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13th August 2019

The Last Overland – a Land Rover from Singapore to London

We are proud to be one of the nominated charities for the Last Overland expedition beginning later this month.

The Oxford & Cambridge Far Eastern Expedition – The First Overland – made history in 1955 by being the first to drive from London to Singapore. That young team inspired generations of adventurers through their extraordinary endeavour, showing many remote corners of the world on film for the first time.

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23rd July 2019

Raising money online

We rely on donations to support our vital work with Gurkha veterans and widows in Nepal. If you’re fundraising for us, here’s how you can set up a JustGiving page for yourself or your team. We also show you how you can set up a Fundraiser on Facebook.

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