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The Library Service has a large poetry collection and fortnightly plays host to Poets' Place. If you wish to enquire about booking the Poet Laureate and Young Poet Laureate then please contact Writing West Midlands.

Poet Laureate and Young Poet Laureate 2016/2017

About The Birmingham Poet Laureate

For the past fifteen years Birmingham has led the way in contemporary poetry and set a trend by appointing a Poet Laureate for the city.    
The Gymnasium. Birmingham Hospitals WW1

The War Poetry Collection

This collection was presented to the library in 1921, it has now grown to be one of the largest of its kind in the world.
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