Craig Bradley (aka That Poetry Bloke) has been a professional children's
poet since 2003. He has visited over 1,500 schools and libraries and
performed over 5,000 times including many children's and literary
festivals. Craig has appeared on CBeebies and worked alongside television
favourites such as Mr Bloom, Mr Maker, Mr Tumble, Rastamouse and Dick and
Dom! He has performed all over the UK, Europe and the Far East bringing
his unique brand of comedy, word play and fun to the world of poetry.
Children's Poetry - KS1 & KS2
Publications & Performance History
I Like To Rhyme It, Rhyme It
Driving The Invisible Bus
Poetry Is Not Pants
Workshop & Reading Experience
Craig's extremely popular performances are fast, funny, original and
interactive. The focus is very much on fun, word play, rhythm, creativity
and imagination. Craig is also a musician and likes to bring poems to live
by turning them into songs.
Group size preference
Group age preference
Area prepared to travel
Craig is based in Halifax, West Yorkshire but is happy to travel anywhere
throughout the North.