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A tour of the Archive with Mark Grist

Over the years I’ve become increasingly interested in the lyrical nature of poetry. I find that the more I’ve taken...

Featured Guided Tours

Enjoy new recordings of classic poems from the past read by contemporary poets

Tell Me Not Here, It...

A E Housman

read by Andrew Motion

I abide and abide and...

Thomas Wyatt

read by Alice Oswald