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Michael Rosen hosts family poetry day at former home of John Keats

PUBLISHED: 13:00 22 June 2014

Michael Rosen day of poetry at Keats House. Picture: Nigel Sutton

Michael Rosen day of poetry at Keats House. Picture: Nigel Sutton

© Nigel Sutton email pictures@nigelsuttonphotography.com

Poet and former Children’s Laureate Michael Rosen performed at a family poetry day at John Keats’s former home.

The free family afternoon of poetry activities was held at Keats House in Keats Grove, Hampstead, where Keats lived from 1818 to 1820, on Saturday.

Mr Rosen recited poems and stories including his popular tale We’re Going on a Bear Hunt.

The event was staged by the charity Poet in the City and also featured the Poet in Residence at Keats House, Daljit Nagra.

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