Blog: 2014

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Gobblefunk around with words

28th October 2014

With Mark Rylance set to play The BFG in Steven Spielberg's adaptation, here's a crash-course in the Giant language of Gobblefunk

Mark Rylance to play The BFG

27th October 2014

Steven Spielberg's forthcoming adaptation of Roald Dahl's The BFG has found its Big Friendly Giant in Mark Rylance

Halloween Horrors

26th October 2014

Giants, Witches and cruel Headmistresses - as we near Halloween, help us countdown Roald Dahl's scariest characters

Dirty Beasts in London

26th October 2014

The London Philharmonic Orchestra performs The Toad and the Snail from Roald Dahl's Dirty Beasts at The Royal Festival Hall

Roald Dahl Day 2014: Memories

19th October 2014

This Roald Dahl Day, we had some amazing stories and pictures shared with us. Here, Robert shares a wonderful letter.

I Want It Now: October 2014

17th October 2014

Halloween approaches, so get your spook on with these grobswitchy, ghostly and terrifying Roald Dahl-inspired treats

Roald Dahl Day at the Museum

15th October 2014

A personal account of a rumpledumpus Roald Dahl Day, by Museum Front of House team member and part-time Willy Wonka, Will Dawson-Pick

Matilda comes to Australia

14th October 2014

Tickets for the Sydney Premiere Season of the RSC's production of Roald Dahl's Matilda onsale at 9am Wednesday, 15 October

The Dahlicious Dress Up Day

14th October 2014

Was that Fantastic Mr Fox walking into school? Or was it The Enormous Crocodile? That headmistress looks surprisingly like Miss Trunchbull…

And the winner is...

13th October 2014

We asked you to vote for YOUR copy of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory in the book's 50th anniversary year. Guess which cover won...