Blog: 2017

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Rural intrigue and influences

10th August 2017

In the second part of our series exploring Roald Dahl's local links we look at the author's short stories.

Making Matilda’s Library a little more magical

7th August 2017

Roald Dahl quotations trail now in place in Great Missenden Library

A Marvellous Dinner for Charity

4th August 2017

Former nurse Rosemary Higgs who cared for Roald Dahl many years ago, hosts a marvellous dinner to raise money for Roald Dahl's Marvellous Children's Charity.

Roald Dahl's Marvellous Children's Charity talks to former Roald Dahl nurse Jodi about her role and plans for the future

28th July 2017

Former Roald Dahl Non-malignant Haematology Nurse Jodi Betts who works at Addenbrookes Hospital, has recently been promoted to Matron for Paediatric Haematology/Oncology talks to Roald Dahl's Marvellous Children's Charity about her time as a Roald Dahl Nurse and provides advice for future specialist children's nurses.

I Want It Now: July 2017

26th July 2017

Have a swashboggling Roald Dahl-themed summer!

Missenden Abbey raises nearly £1,500 for Roald Dahl's Marvellous Children's Charity

24th July 2017

Missenden Abbey, a dedicated conference, wedding and events venue supports Roald Dahl's Marvellous Children's Charity by raising nearly £1,500 at their Summer fair.

Roald Dahl’s Wonderful Natural World

13th July 2017

How the author's love of nature and the outdoors inspired his stories

Fundraiser shaves head for Roald Dahl's Marvellous Children's Charity

11th July 2017

A marvellous fundraiser shaves her head to raise money for Roald Dahl's Marvellous Children's Charity

A Buzzyhumming Summer at the Roald Dahl Museum

4th July 2017

Follow the buzzyhum to the Museum this summer. Find out about the creepy-crawlies, animals and birds in Roald Dahl’s books and discover the Chiltern countryside that inspired the stories.

Museum Week at the Roald Dahl Museum

30th June 2017

The Roald Dahl Museum took part in Museum Week on Twitter recently. Here are their top facts and stories from the week.