Our Patrons are the acclaimed Human Rights lawyer Baroness Helena Kennedy, the award winning poets Andrew Motion, Wendy Cope and Jo Shapcott, and the acclaimed actress Juliet Stevenson.
‘Poet in the City’s imaginative programme of events and activities continues to raise the profile of poetry and introduce UK and international poets to new audiences. These are exciting times to be associated with the charity and the important work it does.’
‘In recent years Poet in the City has grown into one of the UK’s leading arts organisations, bringing poetry to people in a way that is always fresh, engaging and relevant. Its work in inspiring new audiences to engage with poetry is very exciting, and is something that I am proud to support.’