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Poetry London is offering three poets a year of free one-to-one mentoring from leading poets, Vahni Capildeo, Colette Bryce and Mimi Khalvati.
McNish wins the £5,000 prize with her third collection, Nobody Told Me.
Poet, playwright and Nobel Laureate Derek Walcott has died aged 87.
Ledbury Poetry Festival is launching a new poetry prize for second collections.
Do you have an interest in poetry and translation?
Senior Librarian wanted.
The poet, artist, teacher, and publisher has died.
'The Shedding of Skins and Schemes: a voice of one's own and the voices of others'.
Publishers are invited to submit books of children's poetry published in 2016 for CLiPPA 2017.
Flying Horse, Oxford Street, is offering its cellar bar for poetry events.
The winning collection, Jackself, was described by the judges as “a firework of a book”.
Oswald has won the Costa Poetry Award for her collection Falling Awake.
Explore new critical perspectives on the Scottish poet, artist and avant-gardener.
Congratulations to the winners of the Michael Marks Awards for Poetry Pamphlets 2016!
Share your recent experiences of events and help challenge an unfair culture.
The Irish Arts Council has described his death as a "true loss to Irish literature".
Smith will perform A Hard Rain's a-Gonna Fall, in honour of Dylan's prize for Literature.
Kathleen Jamie wins 2016 Saltire Society Scottish Poetry Book of the Year.
Award-winning poet Emily Berry is the new Editor of The Poetry Review magazine.
Poet Heather Phillipson has won the coveted annual Film London Jarman Award.
visceral, inventive verse that sweats, bleeds and sings. » Read more
Full 2017 programme announced, featuring two NPL events. » Read more
Accompany Poetry Librarian Chris McCabe on a tour exploring poetic activity in London. » Read more
We're looking for a Digitisation Project Assistant. » Read more
Top-flight performance poetry in the congenial setting of a traditional London pub » Read more
Staff Pick from our Poetry Library Open Day 2016 by
Katarina Kelsey, Library Assistant. » Read more
Jill Abram presents Stablemates with Steve Ely, Nancy Charley and Richard Skinner of Smokestack Books » Read more
Items added to The National Poetry Library in March 2017 and now available for reference or loan. » Read more
A lecture-performance with readings to mark the centenary of Edward Thomas's death. » Read more
Bring poems on the theme of ‘Poems not Bombs’ – or just bring your lovely poems. » Read more
South Downs Poetry Festival 3-day residential poetry writing, April 2017.Peace and poets. » Read more
The current, "live" magazines stocked at The Poetry Library and online. » Read more
Have a look at the current U.K. imprints that publish poetry.» Read more
"We can not compete but perhaps we meet somewhere." Red Rose » Read more
Help people find out where that line in their head comes from. » Read more