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International Friendship Day

30th July 2015

Today, 30 July, is the United Nations' International Day of Friendship, so we're celebrating some of the wonderful friendships in Roald Dahl's books

Get messy this summer

27th July 2015

With many UK school children enjoying the summer break, we've got some tips for in- and outdoor fun and games for the family

Charlie is teachers' number one

24th July 2015

UK teachers say Roald Dahl's Charlie and the Chocolate Factory is the book children should read before finishing school, with Matilda at four

Children's Book Week

7th July 2015

Why not re-read some of your fave Roald Dahl stories this Children's Book Week? Here are a few ideas to get you started...

Top ten archive treasures

19th June 2015

As part of the Roald Dahl Museum’s 10th birthday celebrations, Collections Manager Rachel White picks her Top 10 archive treasures

National Inventor's Month

21st May 2015

To celebrate National Inventor's Month let's take a look at some of Roald Dahl's most inventive characters. Which one is your favourite?

We're live on PopJam!

18th May 2015

Calling all Popjammers! We're delighted to be launching our Roald Dahl HQ account today - come on and join us...

I Want It Now: May 2015

11th May 2015

For National-Share-a-Story Month, a selection of bookish goodies inspired by Roald Dahl - the World's No 1 Storyteller

Roald Dahl and the Chiltern Hills

29th April 2015

With the May Bank Holiday approaching there’s no better time to head to the Chilterns to explore Great Missenden and the surrounding countryside

World Book Night 2015

23rd April 2015

The annual celebration of all things bookish is here again - we hope you're having a very happy World Book Day and Night