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  • 18th April 2011

    Poet laureate Carol Ann Duffy composes royal wedding verse 20

    Carol Ann Duffy's verse is titled Rings

    1:26 PM — The poet laureate, Carol Ann Duffy, has composed a verse for the royal wedding. It was thought that Ms Duffy, the first out LGBT person appointed to the post, would ignore the event. When she was appointed two years ago, she said she would only write poems on subjects which inspire her.

  • 28th January 2010

    Carol Ann Duffy to host ‘poetry Live Aid’ for Haiti 5

    Carol Ann Duffy is hosting Poetry Live for Haiti

    5:15 PM — Carol Ann Duffy, the first bisexual poet laureate, is to host a 'poetry Live Aid' fundraiser for victims of the Haiti earthquake. Duffy, who was given the post last year, has organised Saturday's event at Westminster's Central Hall with 21 other poets.

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