Bob Dylan wins the 2016 Nobel Prize for Literature

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"For having created new poetic expressions within the great American song tradition" Yes, you heard us correctly. Bob Dylan, famous singer/song writer has been awarded a Nobel Prize! The 75 year old was given the prize for literature today. Well, strictly speaking, yes he did. For a modern poet, he certainly is one of the best. There is a little ...

A Very Brief History | National Poetry Day

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Who better than Prince Charles to kick off National Poetry Day with a reading of Heaney’s, The Shipping Forecast! This year’s theme is messages, so... say it with a poem! There’s over 40 poets on the radio today, The Royal Mail are using a special stamp and poetry themed tickets are being given out at St Pancras station. The National Poetry ...