National Poetry Day

  17th September 2023

Thursday, 5th October

National Poetry Day is the annual mass celebration on the first Thursday of October that encourages everyone to make, experience and share poetry with family and friends.

Lots of amazing events are held across the UK – on doorsteps and at kitchen tables, in gardens and streets, in schools, libraries and public spaces both online and offline – all celebrating poetry’s power to bring people together. 

For more information visit the National Poetry Day website.

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