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Larkin’s Glasses on Display at Hospital October 9, 2012: From Hull and East Riding: An eye-catching spectacle will now greet patients at a Hull clinic. Three pairs of poet Philip Larkin's glasses form part of the artwork on display at Hull and East Yorkshire Eye Hospital off Anlaby Road. The clinic, which opened six months ago, was thought to be the perfect setting to show off some of [...] by

Working out Philip Larkin November 29, 2010: On Radio 4, actor David Walliams enlists former poet laureate and Philip Larkin biograher Andrew Motion to get to the bottom of his love for Larkin's poetry. "I know how it make me feel," he says, "but I don't know how it works." As a schoolboy, I was thrilled with the idea that a poet would use swear words in his work and I loved the directness [...] by