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Nepalese Experience Day to Kent Training School

Nepalese Experience Day Visit to Kent Police Training School Following a successful evening at Ashford in August when over ninety members of the Nepalese Community heard from senior members of Kent Police about the employment opportunities available with in their service, further talks took place that resulted in an Experience Day visit to the Kent […]

GURKHAS MEET FOR BBQ AND TO PRESENT FUNDS FOR PROJECTS IN NEPAL

At the annual BBQ of the Gurkha Peace Foundation 500 Gurkhas, families and friends met to enjoy the party atmosphere and celebrate their achievements throughout the year. President Amanda Cottrell OBE presented several cheques for Nepalese projects. Major Deb Pun was handed two cheques one for repair to the Shitalpati School, which has been damaged […]

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LOCAL YOUNGSTERS PROVIDE BRILLIANT MUSICAL ENTERTAINMENT FOR 150 GUESTS

The audience was enthralled by the musical entertainment provided in three parts by enthusiastic dancers and singers. The new Lord Mayor Ann Taylor described the entertainment as brilliant and wished the hosts of the Northgate Community Centre and the Gurkha Peace Foundation every success for charitable projects here and in Nepal. The three contrasting acts […]

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New Year Message From Chairman Brian Staley

New Year Message from Chairman Brian Staley. We are still in the first official year of the Gurkha Peace Foundation. As a result of prudent and patient finance building we have been able to spend almost £10,000 this year alone! I was very proud to officially open our new drop in centre in Folkestone early […]

450 AND MORE ATTEND SUMMER BBQ AT MAIDSTONE

Over 450 enjoyed a party in the beautiful grounds of Teston Bridge Country Park. It was a sunny day and Gurkhas, together with their wives, families and friends enjoyed a great BBQ and later in the day a curry. The Gurkha Peace Foundation hosted the event and was delighted to welcome friends from the Community […]

GREAT SUMMER BBQ PARTY IN ASHFORD

Almost 520 Gurkhas, and families and friends turned up for BBQ and party in the grounds of the ST Francis Church Hall, Cryol Road, Ashford. The party lasted eight hours and revellers enjoyeed a BBQ at lunch time and curry in the evening. Enterainment was provided by the daughters of Gurkhas, they performed traditional Nepalese […]