Wilfred Owen (1893-1918) is widely recognised as one of the greatest voices of the First World War. His self-appointed task was to speak for the men in his care, to show the 'Pity of War'.
Owen's enduring and influential poetry is evidence of his bleak realism, his energy and indignation, his compassion and his great technical skill.
The Wilfred Owen Association was formed in 1989 to commemorate Wilfred Owen's life and work.
Sam Gray, The Wilfred Owen Association's Treasurer, is organising a reading at the Stratford-upon-Avon Poetry Festival on July 7th 2013 and is looking for contributors.
Oswestry Councillor Chris Schofield said more should be done to market the town as the birthplace of Wilfred Owen.
The Walking in Wilfred Owen's Footsteps Trail opened on 2nd June in Ors, France, where Owen is buried.
The Wilfred Owen Association Journal publishes work about Wilfred Owen, or on themes relating to the history and literature of the Great War that are 'in the spirit' of Wilfred Owen.
We've got various Wilfred Owen related items that you can purchase. Here's a selection. Visit the shop page to view more.
New! A mug featuring a photograph of Wilfred Owen, his monogram and signature.
A collection of poems that reflect the spirit of Owen's writing. SPECIAL OFFER - JUST £3, including P&P
Packs of 5 cards, featuring 2 different drawings of Wilfred Owen taken from original pencil sketches by Sally Ronchetti