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The search is on for a Poet Laureate and Young Poet Laureate to represent Birmingham for 2018 - 2020.

Sir Andrew Motion in the Assembly Rooms in Ludlow!

Annabel Peet selected as Warwickshire's Young Poet Laureate for 208

The youngest ever Young Poet Laureate for Worcestershire has been announced, following the final at The Hive on Sunday (14 January).

The search is on for a poet to represent Stoke-on-Trent

Young people in Worcestershire invited to apply to be the county's next Young Poet Laureate

The poetry postcards are in your libraries now!

Happy National Poetry Day! And what an excellent day to announce the winners of the Poetry on Loan 2017 poetry competition. And the winners are...

Closing date for the Poetry on Loan poetry competition is 1st September!

Our poetry competition - closing date 1st September! Free to enter...

The hunt is on for the 2018 Young Poet Laureate for Warwickshire!

Write a poem on the the theme Onwards, upwards, freedom - and win a paid gig!

Another live poetry event in Stoke!

A collection of 50 poems about Staffordshire

See the shortlisted poems on our competition page...