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Roger McGough presents several modern flower poems and a trio of pastoral masterpieces by Seamus Heaney. The readers are Jasmine Hyde and Finbar Lynch.

In the fifth programme in the current series of Poetry Please, Roger McGough presents a seasonal selection of poetry requests. Today several poems by modern female poets about flowers feature alongside a trio of pastoral poems from Seamus Heaney. A poem for the Solstice by Louis MacNeice gets in just ahead of the season too. Readers: Finbar Lynch and Jasmine Hyde. Producer: Tim Dee.

30 minutes

Last on

Sat 19 Jun 2010 23:30


How Poetic Could You Be?

How Poetic Could You Be?

A quiz which tests how poetic you can be in everyday interactions.