Beryl McMullen was a poet that touched the hearts of many. A book has been published in her memory, titled Poetry D'Jour (Poetry of Today). You are now able to purchase this from major online stores in hardcover, softcover and digital eBook formats. All profits generated will be used to support her website.
Carl Chinn has announced the book on Sunday, April 3, 2011 at 12pm noon GMT on the BBC WM Radio Show - 96.5 FM in West Midlands and South Staffordshire. The show consisted of an interview with Robert McMullen and a reading of a selection of poems.
Carl Chinn holds the position of Professor of Community History at the University of Birmingham and is also director of the Birmingham Lives project. He is the author of over twenty books on the history of Birmingham and the urban working class in England. He presents a weekly radio programme on BBC WM, often appears on local television programmes such as Midlands Today and also writes a weekly local history for the Express & Star.