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Roald Dahl Day

Celebrating Roald Dahl Day

September is Roald Dahl's birth month, and each year we celebrate with a wonderful array of events centred around his birthday on 13th September.

This year we're marking 100 years since the birth of Roald Dahl and it's going to be the biggest worldwide celebration of Roald Dahl Day ever!

Follow the link below to register for your Roald Dahl Day party pack and join in the celebrations!

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Every year we celebrate Roald Dahl Day on 13th September - and all throughout the month

Don't be a Twit! Why not dress up for Dahlicious in aid of Roald Dahl's Marvellous Children's Charity?

Dahlicious Dress Up Day


Dress up as your favourite Roald Dahl character and raise money for Roald Dahl's Marvellous Children's Charity by taking part in the Dahlicious Dress Up Day.

Puffin Virtually Live

Get the Roald Dahl Day party started at your school by signing up for the 2016 free webcast!

Watch a performance from the Royal Shakespeare Company’s Matilda the Musical, draw-along with Quentin Blake and invent wondercrump words with the Word Wizards from the Oxford Roald Dahl Dictionary. Plus there’ll be a message from the cast of The BFG!

Over 5000 schools are expected to tune in to watch on Roald Dahl’s birthday!

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Puffin Virtually Live Roald Dahl Day 2016

Over 5000 schools expected to tune in!

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