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Toby Campion


Described by BBC Sunday Politics as "the voice of a generation", Toby Campion's unapologetic words and wit have inspired audiences from Glastonbury to the Royal Albert Hall. An award winning playwright and poet, Toby performs his poetry across the country and has been featured on national networks including BBC1, BBC Radio 4 and E4. UK representative at a number of international poetry tournaments and projects, including Capturing Fire and The Next Generation Speaks, Toby produces the UK National University Poetry Slam & Summit and co-runs Midlands poetry night, Find the Right Words, as well as facilitating writing workshops across a range of settings.


“Intelligent, forthright and at every turn hilarious” The Speakers Corner
Toby Campion’s poetry combines storytelling with wit and refreshing honesty in this varied and inspired collection. Conversational yet urgent, his words are spoken in a way which makes the political personal and the personal intimately relatable.