The Poetry Archive gratefully acknowledges the generous support of many organisations and individuals. If you would like to contribute to the ongoing work of the Poetry Archive, please choose from the menu bar above or contact us via

Other benefactors

Individual benefactors

The Poetry Archive is grateful for generous support from the following individuals:

  • Sir Christopher Bland
  • The late Felix Dennis
  • Brian Fenwick-Smith for major help with the creation of our Classic Poems section
  • Mark Pigott K.B.E. for major help with the creation of the new Poetry Archive website
  • Daniel Radcliffe

and also to:

  • Ajit Alles
  • David Bach
  • Dorothy Anne Bailey
  • Dr Mark Blyth
  • Denis Boyles
  • Mrs Roberta Burton
  • Anne-Marie Burrus
  • Stephen Charlton
  • Sarah Cawkwell
  • Angela Collins
  • David Cowell
  • Gerwyn Davies
  • Alexis Dimyan
  • Mary Dixon
  • Marlena Fairbourne
  • Tony Finn
  • Stephen Fisk
  • Marc Fleisher
  • Diane Foulds
  • Adam & Victoria Freudenheim
  • Christopher Isensee
  • Simon Hallett
  • Helen Hannaford
  • Betsy & Bob Hansen
  • Bernard W Joseph
  • Jane Kearey in memory of her mother, Elspeth
  • Rosalind Kent
  • Michael Knapek
  • Patrick Laycock
  • Alexander MCall Smith
  • Nina McPherson
  • Bert Molsom
  • Stephen Murphy
  • Revd. David Nash
  • Paul O'Donnell
  • Erika Paul
  • Elaine Peterson
  • John Quick
  • Eleanor Rees
  • Tom Richardson
  • Christine Riordan
  • Simon Rous
  • James Scholl
  • Tom Scott
  • Frances Shah
  • Annie & Derek Shakeshaft
  • Robert M Smith
  • Kathy & Steve Wellington

Text giving

You can support the work of the Poetry Archive by text. It is very easy to do and greatly appreciated. For a one-off donation:

Text POEM3 to 70300 to donate £3.
Text POEM5 to 70300 to donate £5.

Or to set up a monthly donation:
Text POEM2 to 70500 to donate £2 every month.
Text POEM3 to 70500 to donate £3 every month.
Text POEM5 to 70500 to donate £5 every month.

When you choose to give monthly, we'll text you each month to make sure you want to continue. Many thanks.