Poetry Happening Near You

Young Poet Laureate

Staffordshire and Stoke-on-Trent Young Poet Laureate

Young Poet Laureate

Isobel Horsley has been appointedStaffordshire & Stoke on Trent Young Poet Laureate 2016-17. Isobel is 16 and attends King Edwards School in Lichfield. Her role will be helping to promote an enjoyment of poetry in younger people across the County.

The Young Poet Laureate is a joint initiative between Stoke and Staffordshire aimed at showcasing the creative writing skills of 14-18 year olds across the two areas.