6 October 2016: National Poetry Day celebrations feature Claire Dyer

claire-dyer-home-page-bw31The 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.