Paullyalls2Returning for a fifth consecutive year, poet Paul Lyalls will be bringing his unique brand of poetic playfulness to Word2016 – popping up at events throughout the month, and accepting various word games and challenges along the way. Paul has performed at ten Edinburgh Festivals, one Eton College, five Glastonburys and on a 73 bus! He was Poet in residence at the Roald Dahl Museum – and was the first poet to perform at Wembley Stadium too!

This year brings his Word Festival tally to five!