Poetry Places Map -
A List of Projects by Region

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Otherwise, scroll down page to find Scotland, Wales, Ireland, national and virtual projects, or England by region:

  • East Midlands
  • Eastern
  • London
  • North West
  • Northern
  • South East
  • South West
  • Southern
  • West Midlands
  • Yorkshire

Ireland

As Albain (Black Pig's Dyke website project)
Clotsworthy Arts Centre - PRESS FOR REPORT

Scotland

Glasgow Botanical Garden - PRESS FOR REPORT

Wales

Bardsey Island - PRESS FOR REPORT
Wales Forestry Commission - PRESS FOR REPORT

National (UK)

Commonwealth Institute/Literature Library
English Heritage - PRESS FOR REPORT
Imperial Cancer Research Fund - PRESS FOR REPORT
New Millenium Experience Company - PRESS FOR REPORT
Publications: Michael Donaghy (Wallflowers book); Fiona Sampson (Healing Word book); Wilson/Hughes (Primary School book); Publication - Clifford Yates (Jumpstart book) - PRESS FOR REPORT
Red Cross - PRESS FOR REPORT

Virtual

Poet on the Internet - PRESS FOR REPORT
Poetry Society website - Catherine Byron (poem) - PRESS FOR REPORT
Poetry Society website - David Constantine
Poetry Society website - Ruth Fainlight (poem) - PRESS FOR REPORT
Poetry Society website - Matthew Francis (poem) - PRESS FOR REPORT
Poetry Society website - Roger Garfitt (poem) - PRESS FOR REPORT
Poetry Society website - Michael Hamburger
Poetry Society website - James Harpur (poem) - PRESS FOR REPORT
Poetry Society website - Jenni Meredith
Poetry Society website - Graham Mort (poem) - PRESS FOR REPORT
Poetry Society website - Sean O'Brien (poem) - PRESS FOR REPORT
Poetry Society website - Don Paterson (poem) - PRESS FOR REPORT
Poetry Society website - Janet Shirley
Poetry Society website - Matthew Sweeney

East Midlands

Arnold Lodge Medium Secure Unit - PRESS FOR REPORT
Derbyshire Co Council/Chesterfield Library - PRESS FOR REPORT
Leeds City Council 'Big Black Bus' - PRESS FOR REPORT
Leeds Word Arena (poetry trail) - PRESS FOR REPORT
Leicester City Council/Abbey Park
Leicester County Council / Oadby ASDA Supermarket and Library - PRESS FOR REPORT
Manchester Poetry Festival (airport)
Newark & Sherwood / Poets are us - PRESS FOR REPORT
Nottinghamshire Community Drug Service - PRESS FOR REPORT
Royal Exchange Theatre (Manchester) - PRESS FOR REPORT

Eastern

Aldeburgh Poetry Trust - PRESS FOR REPORT
BBC Radio Nottingham - PRESS FOR REPORT
Downham Market Library - PRESS FOR REPORT
Norfolk Environmental Health Dept. - PRESS FOR REPORT
Papworth Trust
South Bedfordshire District Council - PRESS FOR REPORT
Thames gas platform ARCO - PRESS FOR REPORT
TRACE Online Writing Community - PRESS FOR REPORT

London

Balfour House - PRESS FOR REPORT
Battersea Dog's Home - PRESS FOR REPORT
BBC - PRESS FOR REPORT
Blue Nose Poetry - PRESS FOR REPORT
Bromley By Bow Healthy Living Centre - PRESS FOR REPORT
Chelsea Physic Garden - PRESS FOR REPORT
Flamin' Eight
Imperial War Museum - PRESS FOR REPORT
Lambeth Crime Prevention - PRESS FOR REPORT
London Zoo - PRESS FOR REPORT
Mannafest - Raw Music and Media Education - PRESS FOR REPORT
Marks & Spencer- PRESS FOR REPORT
Mishcon & Reya
Museum of London- PRESS FOR REPORT
Museum of Me - PRESS FOR REPORT
National Gallery - PRESS FOR REPORT
Poet in the City - PRESS FOR REPORT
Poetry for the Waiting Room (Westminster)
Poetry Cafe - Poetry Places Installation - PRESS FOR REPORT
Poetry Cafe - Patience Agbabi (café poet)
Poetry Cafe - Carole Satyamurti (café poet)
Poetry Cafe - Roddy Lumsden (café poet)
Poetry Society - Jules Mann (Trainer in residence) - PRESS FOR REPORT
Refugee Council - PRESS FOR REPORT
Royal Mail - PRESS FOR REPORT
Spread the Word - Brixton Market - PRESS FOR REPORT
Visual Paths to Literacy - Tate Gallery - PRESS FOR REPORT
Westway / N. Kensington Amenity Trust - PRESS FOR REPORT
Whittington Hospital Radio Network - PRESS FOR REPORT

North West

Blackburn Museum & Art Gallery
Blackpool Borough Council & Central Library - PRESS FOR REPORT
National Library for the Blind - PRESS FOR REPORT
Royal Exchange Theatre - PRESS FOR REPORT
Wigan Metropolitan Borough Council - PRESS FOR REPORT

Northern

Arts Resource
Buzzwords & Cleveland Arts - PRESS FOR REPORT
City of Sunderland - PRESS FOR REPORT
Co-op, Nat'l Poetry Day in Cumbria - PRESS FOR REPORT
HMP Wymott - PRESS FOR REPORT
Mid Northumberland Arts Group - PRESS FOR REPORT
Mowbray Park in Sunderland - PRESS FOR REPORT
Sunderland Port - PRESS FOR REPORT

South East

Bexley Council (park)
Duke of York's Cinema, Brighton
Orange Tree Theatre - PRESS FOR REPORT
P&O European Ferries - PRESS FOR REPORT
Surrey Hills - PRESS FOR REPORT
Woking Borough Council & The Galleries - PRESS FOR REPORT

South West

Artshare Southwest and Russell Coates Gallery - PRESS FOR REPORT
Bath Poetry Festival - PRESS FOR REPORT
Civic Centre Plymouth - PRESS FOR REPORT
Dean Lane Family Practice - PRESS FOR REPORT
Exeter - Phoenix Arts Centre - PRESS FOR REPORT
Great Torrington & Community Develop Trust - PRESS FOR REPORT
Indian King Arts Centre
Mendip District Council - PRESS FOR REPORT
Newlyn Fishing Harbour in Cornwall - PRESS FOR REPORT
Outlook Agency for Artists in Education / Isles of Scilly - PRESS FOR REPORT
Poetry Can - PRESS FOR REPORT
River Dart - PRESS FOR REPORT
Silence Project - PRESS FOR REPORT
South Crofty / Wheal Jane Tin Mine - PRESS FOR REPORT
South Somerset District Council 'Chard Project' - PRESS FOR REPORT
Stoneham Housing Assoc - PRESS FOR REPORT
Wimborne Poetry Festival / Word & Action - PRESS FOR REPORT

Southern

Isle of Wight - PRESS FOR REPORT
Learning through Landscapes - PRESS FOR REPORT
New Forest Poetry Society - PRESS FOR REPORT
Secret Garden/Salisbury Festival
Swindon Festival of Literature
Wiltshire County Council / Cartmell Services

West Midlands

Birmingham Botanical Garden - PRESS FOR REPORT
Birmingham City Council, Leisure & Community - PRESS FOR REPORT
Birmingham Library (Poetry Trail) - PRESS FOR REPORT
Federation of Worker Writers/Community Publ.- PRESS FOR REPORT
Ledbury Poetry Festival - PRESS FOR REPORT
New Art Gallery - Walsall (building under construction) - PRESS FOR REPORT
Nuneaton & Bedworth Museum - PRESS FOR REPORT
Public Art Project, Birmingham - PRESS FOR REPORT
Renn & Thacker - PRESS FOR REPORT
Staffordshire 'A Moving Experience' - PRESS FOR REPORT
Three Counties Agricultural Society - PRESS FOR REPORT
West Midland Library Association - PRESS FOR REPORT
Worcester Cathedral - PRESS FOR REPORT

Yorkshire & Humberside

Bradford Library (poetry confessional)
City of York Council (Rountree park)
Ilkley Literary Fest - local trains
Sheffield Childrens Hospital - PRESS FOR REPORT
University of Sheffield School of Health
York Poetry Festival - PRESS FOR REPORT

For a list of poets involved in Poetry Places projects, press here.