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#NationalPoetryDay: Sir Andrew Motion recites Snowdrop by Alice Oswald

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For National Poetry Day this year, we are celebrating poems that remind us of the countryside. Here, Sir Andrew Motion, poet, novelist, biographer and former president of CPRE, recites Snowdrop by Alice Oswald.

What’s your favourite poem about the countryside? Feel free to leave a comment or join us on Twitter with the hashtag #NationalPoetryDay.

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6 October 2016


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