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There are many ways you can keep up-to-date with information about Earl Mounbatten Hospice. You can read our latest issue of Connect magazine, and follow us on Twitter @EarlMBHospice and find us on Facebook Our latest news stories can be found below. 

If you have an urgent media enquiry, contact:
Emma Topping, Head of Communications, (01983) 217318,

14th November, 2017, 10:19 am
A new guide to support people in talking to children about death and dying is being launched by Earl Mountbatten, as part of national Child Bereavement Week (16 to 22 November 2017).
13th November, 2017, 9:24 am
Do you have a Will, or does it need updating? That is the important question Islanders are being asked as Earl Mountbatten Hospice launches Make a Will Month (November 2017).
1st November, 2017, 3:56 pm
Santa Dash, Earl Mountbatten’s festive fun run, is back for 2017!
1st November, 2017, 3:41 pm
GKN Cowes is working in partnership with Earl Mountbatten Hospice to exhibit locally produced artwork that has been kindly donated by lsland artists and people supported by hospice services.
17th October, 2017, 9:26 am
Hundreds of Islanders have joined together to celebrate 35 years of Earl Mountbatten Hospice at special events to mark the official anniversary on Friday 13th October.
10th October, 2017, 4:14 pm
The “amazing” care given to an Island woman’s Nan during her time at Earl Mountbatten Hospice has spurred her on to have her head shaved, in aid of the hospice.
10th October, 2017, 1:49 pm
Nursing staff from our ward and community teams will be putting their best feet forward later this month when they tackle the Great South Run (22 October 2017)
4th October, 2017, 4:47 pm
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.
3rd October, 2017, 12:22 pm
Earl Mountbatten Hospice is pleased to welcome Ztam Arts, which is holding its first exhibition throughout October in the hospice’s art gallery.  
2nd October, 2017, 3:14 pm
The world premiere of ISLAND, which was filmed over 12 months at Earl Mountbatten Hospice, is to be premiered at the 61st BFI London Film Festival this weekend (Saturday 7 October)

"They look after you and they're so caring. I'm not frightened of dying."


Chrissie Fenton, patient