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The Nation's Favourite Comic Poem


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V To mark the fifth annual National Poetry
Day, Griff Rhys Jones presents the results ofthe voting forthe Nation's Favourite Comic Poem, with celebrities joining in to recite the winning poems. See today's choices.
Producer Mary Sackville West: Producer
Amanda de Ryk
TO VOTE: for the Nation's Favourite Comic
Poem. call [number removed], stating the poet and title of the poem. Lines are open until midnight on Wednesday 7 October. Calls are charged at the national rate
BSC BOOK: The Nation's Favourite Comic
Poems: A Selection of Humorous Verse edited by Griff Rhys Jones , is available from bookshops, price £5.99
* See John Peel: page 7; Poetry in motion: Giveaways and offers, page 140; and National Poetry Day: page


Unknown: Griff Rhys Jones
Producer: Mary Sackville
Producer: Amanda de Ryk
Edited By: Griff Rhys Jones

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The Nation's Favourite Comic Poem

BBC One London, 9 October 1998 22.25

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