The 2020 campaign to mark National Poetry Day on 1st October will highlight a list of 40 new books focused on poetry participation, including work from Michael Rosen, Inua Ellams... Read more
Booksellers have voted for their 25 favourite poetry books from the last 25 years to mark the 25th anniversary of National Poetry Day—with work by... Read more
YA-themed books will feature on this year's suggested reading lists to celebrate National Poetry Day on 3rd October.
Children’s book website LoveReading4Kids is launching a £250 poetry prize for 7-11 year-olds in association with National Poetry Day.
National Poetry Day will celebrate its 25th anniversary with a mass participation campaign highlighting poetry’s power to forge community - whether intimate or on the... Read more
National Poetry Day has two new sponsors after book trade wholesaler Gardners and sister company Browns Books for Students pledged their support.
Michael O’Mara Books and The Forward Arts Foundation are publishing a poetry anthology to celebrate National Poetry Day’s 25th anniversary in October 2019.... Read more
Just under half of children and young people aged 8-18 enjoy reading or creating poetry, according to a survey from National Literacy Trust to mark... Read more
Works by established poets Andrew Motion, Carol Ann Duffy and Lemn Sissay will be recommended for this year’s National Poetry Day alongside insta-poet Charly Cox... Read more
National Poetry Day and BBC Local Radio have commissioned 12 poems for each of the BBC regions in England to “celebrate the small changes that... Read more