Our archives have lots of poetry for you to explore and discover. You can get started by looking for your favourite poem using the search bar below, or by having a look through our list of poets, collections and interviews.
by Brian Patten
0:54 listening time
by Jacob Sam-La Rose
2:19 listening time
0:59 listening time
Join Jackie Kay as she reveals the musical influences on her award-winning poetry, and ...
Distinguished poet, James Berry, often returns to his Jamaican childhood for the sound ...
Acclaimed children's poet, Judith Nicholls shows us round what her family have ...
Philip Gross answers questions about his inspiration and process for writing poetry.
For Valerie Bloom her conservatory is her study where she likes to grow poems. Join her ...
by John Lyons
2:14 listening time
by Steven Camden
1:26 listening time
by John Hegley
3:15 listening time
Benjamin Zephaniah was born in Birmingham, and grew up in Jamaica and in Handsworth, ...