Programme 1 – Poetry in hard times: Shakespeare, Milton, Cowper

Henry V
Henry V

In our first programme we look at three poems (see below) to help get us through hard times (since the podcast was launched during the Corona Virus lock-down of 2020).

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Click here to find out more about the CD (Shakespeare’s Greatest Hits) which features Lance’s performance of ‘Once more unto the breach’

William Shakespeare, King Henry V, Act 3, scene 1.














John Milton, ‘Sonnet on his Blindness’







William Cowper, ‘Light shining out of darkness’


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