Poets to hold ‘literary Live Aid’
Duffy, who was made poet laureate last year, told the BBC:
Like everyone else, I was very deeply affected by reports from Haiti about the earthquake and its aftermath, and I just thought to myself 'this is going to take years to put right'. These people will need support for a long, long time to come.
Poetry Live for Haiti will be held at Central Hall, Westminster on Saturday, from 2.30pm. It is hoped the event will raise £20,000 for the Disasters Emergency Committee's Haiti Earthquake Appeal.
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