Dannie Abse reads poem 'Scent'
The Welsh poet and author Dannie Abse has died aged 91.
During an award-winning career as a writer he published poems, novels and autobiographies, while also practising as a doctor.
Mr Abse was born in Cardiff in the 1920s and was the brother of Labour MP Leo Abse, and psychoanalyst Wilfred Abse.
He died surrounded by his family after a short illness.
Mr Abse reads the poem Scent, from his collection Speak, Old Parrot, which was published in 2013.
29 Sep 2014
- From the section Wales