A Pair of New Canal Poems

The Poetry Society’s partnership with the Canal & River Trust has been busying up the waterways this month. We have a newly commissioned poem from canal boat dweller and National Poetry Competition-commended poet Joseph Butler; and our Canal Laureate Nancy Campbell was resident at Oxford Canal Festival to create a crowd sourced poem with festival goers, their kids and their dogs. Dabble your toes in the water, and read on …

‘The skitter and splash of the sculler’s oars’: a new poem commission

Nancy’s blog: Oxford Canal Ever-Growing Poem