The Power of Poetry

This autumn three poets from BWW Minds’ creative arts project Portugal Prints took part in the Healing Words poetry competition, run by The Advocacy Project and Central and North West London NHS Foundation Trust (CNWL).

Chris Bird won a prize for his poem ‘Hiding Places’, the actress Joanna Scanlan, one of the judges, presented Chris with his award as winner of the Best Illustrated Poem category. You can hear Joanna talking more about the project at

Many thanks to the team from the Advocacy Project for an amazing evening.

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