VIDEO: Wakefield Lit Fest preview - Sunday, September 29 - includes John Cooper Clarke

The UK’s leading performance poet John Cooper Clarke tops the bill at today’s Wakefield Lit Fest.

More than 500 people will pack into Theatre Royal Wakefield to hear his latest poems.

The Express-backed festival of reading and writing continues today with events across the city.

And here, organiser Fran Smith talks about what else is on offer.

For a full list of events visit the Wakefield Lit Fest website