Philip Holmes with some of the Nepali children he rescued from slavery in an Indian circus. Photo: Thomas Bell

She died childless, he saves children: abused Nepali boys and girls rescued by British ex-soldier’s charity

  • Helping children in Nepal was British Army officer Philip Holmes’ way of honouring his wife, who committed suicide in large part because she was childless
  • The charity he founded rescued children from jails and circuses, and won child-protection-law changes. His new quest is even tougher: helping child-rape victims
Topic |   Nepal

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Philip Holmes with some of the Nepali children he rescued from slavery in an Indian circus. Photo: Thomas Bell
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