Gurkha Recruit Intake 21 trainees were selected in Pokhara, Nepal in February 2021.
They are now under training at the Infantry Training Centre iwith Gurkha Company Catterick and will be there until November 2021 before joining their units or phase two training across the Brigade of Gurkhas.
We will be tracking their journey on this page so please do bookmark it as we update every week or so.
They were flown on various flights to Manchester Airport in the UK from Kathmandu in Nepal over the last part of February and early March and then travelled by coach to the Infantry Training Centre in Catterick and became trainee of Gurkha Company Catterick. Upon arrival each one was tested for COVID-19 and then a period of isolation took place before they started their Infantry training.