The Bard of Barnsley, Ian McMillan, is to launch a poem highlighting the plight of people with Alzheimer’s.
The poet will launch the verse – Walking for Memory – tomorrow at Wentworth Castle Gardens’ Rotunda Temple.
The poem has been created to help publicise the Alzheimer’s Society Memory Walk at the gardens on Sunday, September 29.
Ian said: “I was pleased to write a poem for Memory Walk, because language, rhythm and memorable speech help to remind us who we are.”
n Visit www.memorywalk.org.uk for information on taking part.