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Photograph: Jane Bown A peal of melodious but persistent bells has ended the traditional alliance of church and pub in a market town made famous by the former poet laureate Sir John Betjeman. His.

Britain’s first official poet laureate was John Dryden, appointed in 1668, although the tradition is centuries older than that. Until 1999, laureates were appointed for life. The role initially.

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. as the new Peterborough Poet Laureate. His poem ‘This is Peterborough. and we deserve more‘ was selected as the winner at the annual celebration of Peterborough poetry on Saturday night (15.

Image caption The festival is named after former Wantage resident and poet laureate Sir John Betjeman An Oxfordshire town is hoping to capitalise on the legacy of a former poet laureate with its first.

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POET Laureate Carol Ann Duffy will judge the Liverpool Lennon Poetry Competition which comes to a climax this weekend. The competition is part of the city’s John Lennon tribute season. The Beatles.

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A previously unknown poem by the 19th century poet laureate Robert Southey has been found hidden. 12 leather-bound volumes of autographs collected by John Crosse Brooks, a Tyneside shipbuilder and.

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Welcome to Visit Sidmouth ‘A town caught still in a timeless charm’ That was the Sidmouth that captivated the Poet Laureate, John Betjeman, and it will captivate you, too.

to the poet Sylvia Plath. But with his second wife Carol he also owned a handsome Devon farmhouse. Hughes died of cancer in October, aged 68. His will, published in Somerset, left an estate valued at.

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The 53-year-old will become the latest in a line of poets which. Lord Tennyson and John Betjeman. Other possible candidates for the £5,000-a-year job included Simon Armitage, Roger McGough and.

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A vicar has been named the first "poet laureate" of Hull FC to commemorate 150 years since. He was awarded his title by playwright John Godber, as chairman of the judges. Mr Lamb said: "I’ll have.

Andrew Motion was reported this week as having described being poet laureate as not only "incredibly difficult. And not to be sneezed at: John Betjeman was best known to the public from the telly.

28 August 1906 John Betjeman is born The future Poet Laureate was born “John Betjemann” in Gospel. It became a mutual life insurance company in 1908 before growing into the UK’s largest mutual life.

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Luke Wright, Poet Laureate enjoyed a two week sell-out run in Edinburgh, and now the show the critics are calling his best ever makes its London debut with dates at Soho Theatre from 10 – 13 April as.

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Julian Barnes, who won this year’s Man Booker Prize for Fiction, and Carol Ann Duffy, Britain’s poet laureate, were among the nominees. Barnes is up against John Burnside for A Summer of Drowning,

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Luke Wright is a professional poet and theatre maker. The 37 year old has become one of the UK’s favourite and most accessible. extensive national tour of his new show Luke Wright, Poet Laureate.

One time UK poet laureate Sir John Betjeman studied and settled in Oxford The poet Bernard O’Donoghue, editor of Oxford Poets as well as fellow and tutor at Wadham College, Oxford University, was also.