Artist and photographer team up for next Hospice art exhibition

hospice exhibition

An artist and and photographer joining forces for an exciting exhibition being held in Earl Mountbatten Hospice’s Art Gallery throughout August.

Wednesday, 3rd August, 2016 11:36am

By Emma Topping

Way Forward to exhibit latest work at Hospice Art Gallery

Poppy Gamble with her artwork and Lee White, Manager of the Way Forward Programme

The Way Forward Programme, which also supports people on the autistic spectrum and people with mental health conditions, will be displaying work at the Hospice that was created during their arts programme.

Tuesday, 5th July, 2016 12:40pm

By Emma Topping

Hospice celebrates talented artists during Open Studios


The artistic talents of volunteers, service users and patients are being celebrated as Earl Mountbatten Hospice takes part in this year’s Open Studios programme (Friday, 15 July – Monday, 25 July)

Friday, 1st July, 2016 11:13am

By Emma Topping

Closer working partnership forged between Island hospices

Mona, Nigel and Rafaella

The close relationship between the two island Hospices gives each of them the ability to share experiences, knowledge and possibly enhance each other’s training abilities.

Thursday, 30th June, 2016 9:26am

By Emma Topping with 3 readers' comments

Lucky win for Isle of Wight man in Walk the Wight holiday competition

Walk the Wight

A man from Isle of Wight who took part in Walk the Wight this year has won a free holiday. Find out more and how you can send your sponsorship money in.

Tuesday, 28th June, 2016 2:24pm

By Emma Topping with one comment

Sunflower studies bring smiles all round

Every student in St George's school in Newport have planted a sunflower seed in a huge polytunnel which they have now planted in the gardens at the Earl Mountbatten Hospice.

Monday, 27th June, 2016 11:02am

By Emma Topping

Hospice receives Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service

Hospice at the festival

Congratulations to the Earl Mountbatten Hospice and to the 600 volunteers that help the Hospice provide the much-needed services on the Isle of Wight. Enjoy your well-deserved celebratory afternoon tea.

Thursday, 2nd June, 2016 9:17am

By Emma Topping

Funding boost for dementia care at Earl Mountbatten Hospice

elderly person

Around 120 hospice staff and volunteers directly involved with patients will receive specialist training in dementia and end of life care, thanks to funding from Health Education Wessex.

Wednesday, 18th May, 2016 6:02pm

By Emma Topping with one comment

Relocation of Chelsea Flower Show garden to Hospice almost complete

Matthew Wilson and Volunteers Earl Mountbatten Hospice

Plants go in as Greenfingers Chelsea garden relocation nears completion at Isle of Wight Hospice.

Wednesday, 18th May, 2016 12:43pm

By Emma Topping with one comment

Walk the Wight 2016: Are you ready?

walking boots

The team at the Earl Mountbatten Hospice start the final countdown to Walk the Wight 2016, the largest charity event of its kind in Europe.

Tuesday, 10th May, 2016 4:19pm

By Emma Topping