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The Liverpool Poets

Pete McCarthy examines the work of Roger McGough, Brian Patten and Adrian Henri. Featuring George Melly. From February 2003.

In 1967, three young poets found fame and popularity with the publication of the anthology, The Mersey Sound. Pete McCarthy looks at the work of Roger McGough, Adrian Henri and Brian Patten.

Contributors include artist and critic George Melly, musician Andy Roberts and writer Phil Bowen.

Produced by Bob Dickinson.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in February 2003.

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Sun 22 Sep 2019 03:00

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