National Poetry Day 2011:

National Poetry Day 2011 was celebrated on Thursday 6 October. The theme was 'Games'. For the third year, the Poetry Society worked with Southbank Centre to produce an afternoon of free events featuring readings by leading UK poets. Poets featured included Jo Shapcott, Simon Armitage, Jackie Kay, Michael Rosen, Imtiaz Dharker, Glyn Maxwell, Jo Bell, and Joelle Taylor and many more.