Ian McMillan is a writer and broadcaster who presents The Verb on BBC Radio 3 every Friday night. He’s written poems, plays, a verse autobiography Talking Myself Home and a voyage round Yorkshire in Neither Nowt Nor Summat. He watches Darfield and Yorkshire Cricket Clubs.
Ian’s latest collection To Fold The Evening Star – New and Selected Poems (Carcanet) was published last year.
At the moment, he’s writing songs for choirs with Luke Carver Goss, working on an opera about the 1918-19 influenza epidemic with composer Michael Betteridge and telling the stories of The Yorkshire Dales and The Lakes (More4).