Young City Poets

Applications are now open to participate in Young City Poets, a creative literacy project run in partnership with the Barbican, Museum of London, Tower Bridge and the London Metropolitan Archives.

The programme provides free teacher CPD in using poetry and cultural stimulus to help improve writing standards, and a free visit / student workshop at one of the partner institutions, as well as poetry resources for use in the KS2 and KS3 classroom.

For further information and to receive an application form, please email

Participating boroughs: Hackney, Tower Hamlets, Islington, Redbridge, Barking & Dagenham, Waltham Forest, City, Newham

Programme runs October 2016-February 2017