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20th April 2015

Gurkha Units dominate at Army Volleyball Championship

The annual Army Volleyball Championship was held on Wednesday 15 April in Aldershot with both finalists being two major Gurkha Units, 1 RGR and 2 ...

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18th November 2014

RGR Attestation parades

1 and 2 RGR have welcomed this year's new recruits to their ranks in two separate ceremonies. Tuker Lines, Brunei and Shornclliffe played host ...

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14th November 2014

Obituary: Lt Col Pat Spooner – formerly 8th Gurkha Rifles

Lt-Col Pat Spooner, who has died aged 94, played a leading role in the rescue of three escaped prisoners of war, all high-ranking officers, from ...

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8th August 2014

Three new Gurkha officers commissioned

Three young officers were welcomed to the ranks of the Brigade of Gurkhas at the Sovereign's Parade at RMA Sandhurst today, including the Sword of ...

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28th July 2014

Gurkhas shine at Trailwalker ’14

The 1RGR team was victorious at this year's Trailwalker, posting a fantastic time that narrowly missed out on an event record. The team, led by ...

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4th July 2014

Gurkha trophy haul at Bisley shooting competition

Gurkhas have had tremendous success at the Combat Rifle Championship in Bisley this week with a Queen’s medal win and an Inter-Unit team trophy ...

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