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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...

Roald Dahl Day 2014: in cake

9th October 2014

We saw some marvellously unrevolting recipes this Roald Dahl Day - but the Cake Dahls character-inspired bakes were truly fantastic...

Roald Dahl Day 2014: in school

7th October 2014

This Roald Dahl Day we celebrated 50 years of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory - here's how some schools marked the occasion...

The Oompa-Loompa Skydive

1st October 2014

On the day Mr Wonka opened up the Chocolate Factory gates in the 1971 film, we present our own star Oompa-Loompas...

Just Desserts with Rachel Khoo

30th September 2014

Rachel Khoo's recipe is inspired by Veruca Salt's adventures in the Nut Room, to celebrate 50 years of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

The Run of the Factory

29th September 2014

Poptropica's creators share their final insight into how they turned Charlie and the Chocolate Factory into an online game

I Want It Now: September 2014

19th September 2014

More delicious goodies to celebrate 50 years of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory this month. Watch out, Mr and Mrs Salt...

A Story You Can Play

14th September 2014

Poptropica's creators tell us how they adapted the story of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory to make it one you can play...

Roald Dahl Day celebrations

13th September 2014

The Museum has had a fun-filled day celebrating Roald Dahl’s birthday, complete with magic, storytelling and a fair few visitors in fancy dress.

Roald Dahl Day 2014

13th September 2014

The big day is finally here! On what would have been Roald Dahl's birthday, we're celebrating with a big chocolate-themed Roald Dahl Day party