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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 www.facebook.com/EarlMountbattenHospice. Our latest news stories can be found below. 

If you have an urgent media enquiry, contact:
Emma Topping, Head of Communications, (01983) 217318, emma.topping@iwhospice.org


 
15th May, 2017, 2:29 pm
Extraordinary and inspiring – that’s the message from Walk the Wight organisers who have been overwhelmed with the turn out and support for yesterday’s iconic Earl Mountbatten Hospice fundraiser.
8th May, 2017, 1:06 pm
With just days to go before Earl Mountbatten Hospice’s Walk the Wight 2017, potential walkers are being reminded that it’s not too late to sign up!
10th May, 2017, 10:02 am
Responding to the recent Heart Failure and Hospice Care report by Hospice UK and the British Heart Foundation, Earl Mountbatten Hospice welcomes the call for more heart patients to receive end of life care, adding that Islanders dying of heart failure already have excellent access to hospice services.
2nd May, 2017, 2:15 pm
Another incredible fundraising cheque totalling £11,200 has been presented to Earl Mountbatten Hospice, thanks to the extraordinary efforts of DECADeANCE organiser Tony Martin.
18th April, 2017, 4:54 pm
Members of our whole community are urged to come and celebrate 35 years of our Island’s Earl Mountbatten Hospice at a special 35th anniversary Service of Thanksgiving (3pm, Thursday 4 May).
18th April, 2017, 12:11 pm
Earl Mountbatten Hospice is delighted to welcome prize-winning pianist Elena Margolina, who will perform the next concert in the hospice’s 2017 concert series (7:30pm on Saturday, 29 April, 2017)
13th April, 2017, 2:21 pm
Dozens of memories about 35 years of Earl Mountbatten Hospice have been recalled during a two-week tour of the hospice’s ten shops across the Isle of Wight.
29th March, 2017, 9:30 am
A senior nurse who has been instrumental in developing the culture and care on Earl Mountbatten Hospice’s Inpatient Unit has been named as the best in the country.
23rd March, 2017, 8:55 am
Earl Mountbatten Hospice is proud to announce that it has been judged to be ‘Outstanding’ by the Care Quality Commission (CQC) - the highest possible rating given by the independent regulator.
16th March, 2017, 11:57 am
** UPDATE Thanks to an overwhelming response, we now have enough wool to keep us going for a long time! Thank you so much for everyone's enormous generosity ** Earl Mountbatten Hospice’s ‘Knit and Natter’ group is fast becoming natter only, as the keen crafters are hampered by a shortage of wool to use for their community projects.

"They anticipate my needs and I believe go the extra mile in ensuring the quality of my life is enhanced".

 

Wendy Young, patient