Join others on the Osborne Run to raise money for Mountbatten

Mountbatten 5k start

Last year's event saw 600 runners take part and raising over £20,000 to support Islanders and their families. This year's event has moved to a cooler time of the year to avoid the sweltering heat.

Wednesday, 4th July, 2018 1:18pm

By Emma Topping

Mountbatten’s response to ‘unequal access to hospice care’ study

Nigel hartley

Mountbatten’s mission is to ensure more Islanders are able to access its services much sooner in their illness, with notable progress already being made, thanks to a number of new projects.

Tuesday, 12th June, 2018 7:21pm

By Emma Topping

Over £1,000 raised for Mountbatten at IOW Tours Garden Party

IOW Tours hands donations to Mountbatten

£1,000+ was raised for Mountbatten at the Summer Garden Party organised by longtime supporters, IOW Tours.

Monday, 11th June, 2018 10:46am

By Emma Topping

Town Crier rings in the changes at Mountbatten Shanklin

mountbatten shanklin

Mountbatten Shanklin has become the second Mountbatten shop to provide a dedicated information area highlighting the many services the leading end of life care charity now provides.

Friday, 8th June, 2018 5:27pm

By Emma Topping

Planning ahead for illness or death can be positive and empowering say Mountbatten

Jane Garner (right) explaining Advance Care Plan

Who would speak up for you, if you could no longer speak for yourself? That is the question Mountbatten is urging Islanders to think about as part of Dying Matters Awareness Week (Monday 14 May – Sunday 20 May 2018).

Monday, 14th May, 2018 10:02am

By Emma Topping

Unique works of art made from hand-rolled shredded paper

karl stedman

Karl Stedman’s latest exhibition can be found at Mountbatten's Art Gallery. It includes these brightly coloured conical shapes which have been painstakingly made from thousands of hand-rolled coloured paper discs. Well worth a visit.

Thursday, 3rd May, 2018 1:22pm

By Emma Topping

Mountbatten reveal their latest Patron

Nigel Hartley and Maj Gen Martin White

Mountbatten's CEO says that with their new Patron's support, many more people will start to realise how vital their fundraising is to how Mountbatten can care for people facing death, dying and bereavement in the future.

Tuesday, 10th April, 2018 11:45am

By Emma Topping

Mountbatten rebranding allows the full extent of all hospice services to be understood

Ryde Mountbatten Shop

Thanks to a generous gift, the Earl Mountbatten Hospice is today announcing a rebrand of their organisation - something that is much more than the 16 beds in Newport, it's an organisation that cares for over 650 people on any given day and offers a variety of other services across the Isle of Wight.

Tuesday, 3rd April, 2018 6:55am

By Emma Topping

Get your copy of ‘An Island Legacy’, which has already £5,000 for hospice

island legacy for hospcice

Copies of An Island Legacy - a fascinating insight into 200 years of Isle of Wight history, told through original engravings and modern photographs taken from the land, sea and air - are on sale now. Find out where you can get your copy.

Friday, 17th November, 2017 1:35pm

By Emma Topping with one comment

Hospice launches Make a Will Month

last will and testament

Two Isle of Wight solicitors have generously waived their fee for those wanting to make a simple Will in exchange for a £75 donation (single Will) or £150 donation (mirror Wills) to the hospice.

Monday, 13th November, 2017 9:47am

By Emma Topping

Hospice launch £1.5m capital campaign to secure next 35 years

Hospice -

The Earl Mountbatten Hospice celebrated their 35 year anniversary on Friday at a special event attended by hundreds of Islanders.

Tuesday, 17th October, 2017 7:34pm

By Emma Topping

‘An Island Legacy’ raises thousands for Hospice

A fascinating glimpse into 200 years of Isle of Wight history, told through original engravings and modern day photographs, is raising thousands of pounds for Earl Mountbatten Hospice.

Thursday, 5th October, 2017 7:11am

By Emma Topping