National Poetry Day is a mass participation campaign that inspires people to enjoy, discover and share poems

National Poetry Day 2018 will take place on Thursday 4 October 2018 and the theme will be Change. Expect an explosion of activity nationwide, thousands of amazing events across the UK – in schools, libraries, bookshops and hospitals, on buses, trains and boats – all celebrating poetry’s power to bring people together. Visit the National Poetry Day website for news on events, competitions and special activities as well as free resources.

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