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Life in the Chokey

26th August 2015

We visit the Museum’s reading room, the Chokey, to talk to Archive Assistant Annie about her role caring for Roald Dahl’s manuscripts and letters

Roald Dahl's first story

20th August 2015

First published in August 1942, Shot Down Over Libya - later titled A Piece of Cake - was Roald Dahl's first paid piece of writing

Five Fascinating Matilda Facts

18th August 2015

Think you know everything there is to know about our Matilda Wormwood? Test yourself with our five fascinating facts...

One month to Roald Dahl Day

13th August 2015

We're on the countdown to our annual celebration of the World's No. 1 Storyteller - Roald Dahl Day! Get set for 13 September...

I Want It Now: August 2015

10th August 2015

Whether you're on school holidays or counting down the days to the weekend, we've got a few in- and outdoor games to keep you busy...

What's on Mr Twit's iPad?

6th August 2015

To celebrate the launch of Roald Dahl's Twit or Miss, we asked Popjammers to draw Mr Twit's iPad game - with surprising results...

Twit or Miss - share your scores!

1st August 2015

Send us your Twit or Miss scores to be added to our Facebook album and you could win a scratch'n'sniff edition of Roald Dahl's The Twits

Making Twit or Miss

31st July 2015

Concept images show how Aardman Animations were inspired by Quentin Blake's artwork to create our new app - Roald Dahl's Twit or Miss

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