To inspire you to find the poem that could help you unlock precious memories, listen to Heather Norman Soderlind, Chair of the Board of Trustees at Literature Works read from ...
To inspire you to find the poem that could help you unlock precious memories, listen to Tracey Guiry Director of the Poetry Archive read 'Field Mouse's Nest' by John Clare.
Tracey Guiry takes her audience on an emotional journey which explores the ways in which poetry can be used to inspire memories.
19th April 2017Alex Cluness
Thursday 18th May will mark National Memory Day, part of Dementia Awareness Week and a celebration of the power of the written and spoken word for those with and affected ...
13th April 2017Alex Cluness
On National Memory Day launch-day Poetry Archive Director Tracey Guiry spoke to BBC Radio 4’s Today Show presenter John Humphries about her mother’s dementia and how poetry had a positive ...
30th June 2016Alex Cluness
Tracey Guiry, Director of Poetry Archive, tells us how the National Memory Day project began.
21st June 2016mike
The Alzheimer’s Society’s Memory Cafés provide a warm welcome and comfortable environment for people with dementia and their carers to meet with others in a relaxed social setting.
18th June 2016Alex Cluness
The benefits of the written and spoken word to people with dementia and those who care for them, will be celebrated at the launch of the first National Memory Day ...
Angela Rippon OBE is the Vice President of the National Memory Day and an Ambassador of the Alzheimer's Society.
Sir Andrew Motion is President of the National Memory Day.