Jewel of the M6

23rd March 2001 at 00:00
And finally, a bit of a riddle. It is the "heart of man, pumping life". It is "the Om of meditation". It is the "pole star flickering in the distance, burning brightly, keenly, guiding us all". And "that jewel on the M6 - its gaze reaching all". We are, of couse, talking about Birmingham. The description comes from a poem by the reigning "poet laureate of Birmingham" Roshan Doug for the city's Learning City in Europe conference this week. View the entire epic on: www.bgfl.orgservices learningpoem.htm


Subscribe to get access to the content on this page.

If you are already a Tes/ Tes Scotland subscriber please log in with your username or email address to get full access to our back issues, CPD library and membership plus page.

Not a subscriber? Find out more about our subscription offers.
Subscribe now
Existing subscriber?
Enter subscription number

Comments

The guide by your side – ensuring you are always up to date with the latest in education.

Get Tes magazine online and delivered to your door. Stay up to date with the latest research, teacher innovation and insight, plus classroom tips and techniques with a Tes magazine subscription.
With a Tes magazine subscription you get exclusive access to our CPD library. Including our New Teachers’ special for NQTS, Ed Tech, How to Get a Job, Trip Planner, Ed Biz Special and all Tes back issues.

Subscribe now