News

There are many ways you can keep up-to-date with information about Mounbatten. You can read our latest issue of Connect magazine, and follow us on Twitter @MountbattenIW and find us on Facebook www.facebook.com/MountbattenIW 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@mountbatten.org.uk


 
6th July, 2018, 2:03 pm
Festival goers at this year’s Isle of Wight Festival have supported Mountbatten to the tune of just over £31,600.
4th July, 2018, 9:50 am
Mountbatten’s popular fundraising fun run, launched for the first time last year, is set to return to the beautiful estate of Osborne.  
26th June, 2018, 1:14 pm
Islanders receiving support from Mountbatten, their families, staff and volunteers have enjoyed an afternoon tea with the charity’s new Patron, on what would have been Earl Mountbatten’s birthday.
12th June, 2018, 3:52 pm
Mountbatten is dedicated to making sure Islanders with incurable diseases are seen much sooner in their illnesses, with a number of new initiatives already ensuring this is the case on the Isle of Wight.
11th June, 2018, 9:18 am
Glorious weather, sunshine and smiles combined to raise over £1000 to support Mountbatten’s work at a Summer Garden Party organised by longtime supporters IOW Tours.
8th June, 2018, 3:31 pm
Dignitaries, volunteers, staff and customers have been celebrating the official opening of Mountbatten Shanklin, which has recently moved further down Regent Street with a new look and a new message.
24th May, 2018, 12:04 pm
Mountbatten volunteers will be thanked for their contribution during national Volunteers’ Week, which runs from 1-7 June 2018.
21st May, 2018, 11:45 am
Many people do not realise that dementia is a progressive condition that cannot be cured, and that people with dementia will have a shortened life span.
14th May, 2018, 4:09 pm
Thousands of Islanders have joined forces to Walk the Wight with Mountbatten, stepping out in support of those facing death, dying and bereavement (Sunday 13 May 2018).
14th May, 2018, 9:43 am
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.

"It's another world...it's kept me in this world!"

 

Maureen, Patient