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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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28th September 2018

Our month in pictures

We have had a very busy September at The Gurkha Welfare Trust. Take a look through our gallery to see what we’ve been up to over the month.

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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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14th April 2018

Today is Nepali New Year – here are our 2075 resolutions

As the country enters the New Year, we’ve put together a list of New Years Resolutions for The Gurkha Welfare Trust.

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22nd March 2018

Remembering Rifleman Dilbahadur Gharti

Now in her 90s, Krishnamaya Gharti has spent the past 25 years without her husband by her side but the memory of him is as vivid as ever.

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6th March 2018

In photos: Our newly refurbished Medical Clinic

We’ve recently opened the doors to our newly refurbished Medical Clinic in Dharan, East Nepal.

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27th October 2017

In memory of Brigadier Hank Bowen

Trust supporter Brigadier Hank Bowen sadly passed away earlier this year.  During the course of his distinguished Army career, he…

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29th August 2017

From WWII to modern day: supporting our Gurkhas

British air drops kept Rifleman Kehersing Thapa alive during World War Two. Today, The Gurkha Welfare Trust continues to provide…

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9th December 2014

A soldier’s story

Sapper Rai’s journey from Gurkha soldier to GWT pensioner

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8th September 2014

Changing lives throughout Nepal

A busy season for the Trust’s medical camps is underway

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