The 40 stations of BBC local radio marked National Poetry Day by each broadcasting a poem commissioned from 40 #BBCLocalPoets Each poet has adopted the voice of a characteristic local landmark or mascot: from Lincolnshire sausage (Gemma Baker, BBC Radio Lincolnshire) to Essex’s infamous A12 (Luke Wright, BBC Radio Suffolk).
Two Rivers Press poet, Claire Dyer, created ‘The Oracle’ a poem celebrating Berkshire.
To see Claire walking through The Oracle, reciting her poem, click here.
This is a joint project between BBC Local Radio, the Forward Arts Foundation, and Apples and Snakes.
Claire Dyer created ‘The Oracle’ a poem celebrating Berkshire.