THE LIEUTENANCY OF KENT ARMS

Gurkha Memorial Fund 10th Anniversary Service, Folkestone, 6th October 2019

The Lord-Lieutenant will be represented by Major (Retd) Dennis Bradley BEM DL at a Service to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the Gurkha Memorial Fund. The Service will be held in the Garden of Memory, Folkestone on 6th October 2019 at 11.00.

On 4th October 2015, after six years of fundraising by The Gurkha Memorial Fund, the Folkestone Gurkha Memorial was unveiled as one of the final acts of public commemoration of 200 years of Gurkha service to the UK. The Folkestone Gurkha Memorial Fund continues to run remembrance services to acknowledge the role of the Gurkhas, to provide support for the Gurkha community in Folkestone & East Kent and to fund development and humanitarian work in Nepal in recognition of gratitude for their contribution to the UK.