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The Proms Poetry Competition

The Proms Poetry Competition

The 2014 Proms Poetry competition is open for entries. We are looking for poems inspired by a piece of music in the Proms. There are two age categories: 12-18 and 19 plus. The judges are Ian McMillan and Daljit Nagra

The closing date is Sunday 17th August. For more information please visit the BBC Proms website.

The Verb at the Edinburgh Festivals

The Verb at the Edinburgh Festivals
The Verb is going to Edinburgh. We're recording a programme at the BBC Tent on Saturday 23rd Augusts. Tickets are available here. For more information on the BBC at the Edinburgh Festivals please visit the dedicated site.

Discover Dylan Thomas

Dylan Thomas season

Explore the life, work and legacy of the Welsh poet on the centenary of his birth.

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The Dylan Thomas Collection

Dylan Thomas

Listen to programmes, poetry readings and commentary from Radio 3's Dylan Thomas Day.

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