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Episode 2

Roger McGough hosts the programme from the Latitude music and arts festival in Suffolk.

Performers include Mark Steel, Simon Armitage, Rickie Lee Jones and Rachel Pantechnicon. Readers are John Lightbody and Eleanor Tremain.

Causeway by Simon Armitage
From: T Rex Versus The Corduroy Kid
Publ: faber

Friends of the River Trent by Stevie Smith
From: The Collected Poems
Publ: Penguin

Don't Hurt Your Coccyx by Rachel Pantechnicon

The Silken Tent by Robert Frost
From: The Poetry of Robert Frost
Publ: Jonathan Cape

To His Lost Lover by Simon Armitage
From: Book of Matches
Publ: faber

Little Boy Blue by Eugene Field
From: The Oxford Book of American Light Verse

Inexpensive Progress by John Betjeman
From: The Collected Poems
Publ: John Murray

First Time In by Ivor Gurney
From: Selected Poems
Publ: Oxford

O What is that Sound by WH Auden
From: Collected Shorter Poems
Publ: faber

Great God Quetzalcoatl Green Hot Water Bottle by Rachel Pantechnicon

The Rev’d Arbuthnot-Armitage-Brown by George Barker
From: Funny Folk
Publ: faber

The Memories of Fish by James Tate
From: Return to the City of White Donkeys
Publ: ecco

30 minutes

Last on

Sat 21 Jul 2007 23:30