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The Scottish Poetry Library has reopened

After an extensive refurbishment, our building is once again open to the public. As National Poet Liz Lochhead says, ‘What a thrill to have the Scottish Poetry Library re-opening in a new incarnation that’s even more user-friendly than before. Space for the sounds, as well as the texts, of poetry.’ You can still contribute to our building fund by texting LEAF70 £5 (or £10) to 70070 or visiting our Just Giving page. Find out more here

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