Caroline Bird

Caroline Bird is an award-winning poet and the author of the collections "Looking Through Letterboxes," "Trouble Came to the Turnip," and "Watering Can." She is the recipient of the Eric Gregory Award and was shortlisted for the Geoffrey Dearmer Prize and twice for the Dylan Thomas Prize. She was one of the five official poets at London Olympics 2012 and her poem, "The Fun Palace" is erected on the Olympic Site outside the main stadium.