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robertrobinsonhospice2VIDEO: A professional dancer from the Isle of Wight is organising a gala at Medina Theatre to raise money for the Earl Mountbatten Hospice.

Robert Robinson, a professional dancer with the Stuttgart Ballet in Germany, is planning to showcase some of today’s most exciting and talented young artists at an event over 1st-2nd August.

Robert is aiming to smash last year’s fundraising efforts of £4500 to help the Earl Mountbatten Hospice, who care for patients suffering from or affected by life-shortening illnesses and provides vital help and advice for their families, friends and carers.

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Talking from hsi own experiences, Robert said:

“My grandfather was cared for by the wonderful staff of the Earl Mountbatten Hospice. They provided terrific support to my family when we needed it most.

“To say ‘thank you’, I want to raise as much money as possible to help the Earl Mountbatten Hospice continue its outstanding work. I want to put my talents to work and help raise money for them, so they can be there for you or your loved ones if needed”.

A Crowdfunding page has been set up to help raise funds for the event to cover transport costs and in turn help fundraise for the Hospice.

You can pledge your support at

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