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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...

Phizz-whizzing taste-tests

10th October 2014

Want to know your yuzu from your popping candy? Fancy trying a grasshopper or even squid ink? Well now’s your chance, if you dare…

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...

Foodie fun with Glenn Cosby

7th October 2014

Join Glenn Cosby, star of series 4 of the Great British Bake Off, for some family foodie fun on Saturday 18 October at the Roald Dahl Museum

Celebrating 50 years: October

4th October 2014

The 50th anniversary celebrations continue this month with more Chocolate Factory fun and games...

Poetry Day 2014

2nd October 2014

National Poetry Day 2014 takes place in the UK on 2 October. To celebrate, here are a few of our favourite Roald Dahl rhymes

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...