MUSIC will recall the lives and times of poets who lived in the Dymock area prior to the outbreak of World War One.

A centenary concert, in memory of the Dymock Poets, will take place on Saturday, March 22, in St Mary's Church, Dymock, from 7.30pm.

The title will be "Before Action".

Of the Dymock Poets, Rupert Brooke, famous for his war sonnets, and Edward Thomas, famous for his wistful poem, Adelstrop, did not survive the conflict.