National Poetry Day in the UK – 4 October 2012


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National Poetry Day is part of the Forward Arts Foundation family of poetry events, with Winning Words and the Forward Prizes for Poetry. We aim to make poetry a part of everybody's life, every day. Use the National Poetry Day website to help plan and publicise your National Poetry Day celebrations with resources including lesson plans, event suggestions, a listings service and updates from poetry bloggers and activists.

To participate in the week's events and for all information, just go to the official website of National Poetry Day

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