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A tour of the Archive with Rachel Redford

Over the last few years I have listened to many of the Poetry Archive recordings and my six poems are taken from...

Featured Guided Tours


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

Lucifer In Starlight

George Meredith

read by Glyn Maxwell

That time of year thou...

William Shakespeare

read by James Fenton