Roger McGough introduces a selection of works by poets laureate past and present.
BBC Radio 4
1/3 By Elizabeth Buchan. A young girl discovers a different side to her stern grandmother.
2/5 At 19, Alan is a married father of two and about to become politicised.
As abandoned Mary arrives back at Jamaica Inn, she finds herself in danger.
6/6 David deals with family tragedy and presents some comic verse about our canine friends.
5/5 The commander discovers a door in the ground. What is on the other side?
1/5 Growing up gay and dyslexic led Andrew Solomon to reflect on the 'outsider' child.
1/5 1967 and a teenage Alan Johnson, wannabe pop star, needs a steady job to fund his dreams.
Mary takes a trip to Launceston with Jem, but it ends unexpectedly.
6/10 'The welfare of the child - the court's paramount consideration'.