Reading and Writing

Bards in the Bog

Bards in the Bog

Bards in the Bog displays original poetry in Shetland's public toilets.

First launched in 2009, the project has caught the imagination and attracted some really fine poets. 


Shetland library with Scottish Book Trust presents: Bards in the Bog 2020

The closing date was 27 October and the winners will be announced during Book Week Scotland, 16 – 22 November.  Winning poems will also be posted in local conveniences during that time, and we’ll be celebrating the poems on radio and social media too!