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.

For more information email poetryday@forwardartsfoundation.org