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
1:19 listening time
It’s no wonder that Brian Patten’s poems appeal to both children and adults – he’s a ...
by Robert Hull
0:43 listening time
by Philip Gross
0:59 listening time
by Andrew Fusek-Peters and Polly Peters
1:20 listening time
You will hear that John reads with quite a serious tone, even for the humorous poems – ...
Judith makes use of traditional poetic forms, including ballad and riddle. Some of the ...
by Roger McGough
1:15 listening time
Philip writes brilliantly imaginative poetry about places, people and subjects which at ...
Roger’s poems have a brilliant knack for taking things we recognise – places, people, ...
1:33 listening time
by Wes Magee
1:49 listening time