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Julie Walters celebrates 50th nurse

9th January 2015

Julie Walters, patron of Roald Dahl’s Marvellous Children’s Charity, joined the Roald Dahl nurses at West End musical.

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2nd January 2015

To translate... as Roald Dahl's Esio Trot comes to BBC One, here are Twelve Fascinating Esio Trot Facts you might not know

The Tortoise-Catcher

1st January 2015

In the BBC One adaptation of Roald Dahl Esio Trot, Dustin Hoffman creates a tortoise catcher very like Roald Dahl's original sketch...

Esio Trot from page to screen

1st January 2015

Producer Hilary Bevan Jones and director Dearbhla Walsh on translating Esio Trot from page to screen for BBC One

Behind the scenes on Esio Trot

30th December 2014

Roald Dahl's Esio Trot comes to BBC One on New Year's Day. Join us behind-the-scenes with Judi Dench, Dustin Hoffman, and the creative team

Roald Dahl on screen

29th December 2014

On New Year's Day, Roald Dahl's Esio Trot comes to BBC One. We take a brief look at some of his other forays into film, on the big and small screens.

Terrific Esio Trot events

27th December 2014

The Roald Dahl Museum is hosting a terrific range of tortoise-themed events over the next few months to celebrate Esio Trot on the BBC.

Flipboard on Charlie at 50

23rd December 2014

In 2014 we've been celebrating 50 whipple-scrumptious years of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory - check out our Flipboard magazine

Mother Christmas

21st December 2014

In 1988, Roald Dahl composed a festive poem for Great Ormond Street Hospital, illustrated by Quentin Blake. It's a Christmas cracker.

Esio Trot - from the archive

20th December 2014

With Esio Trot coming to BBC One on New Year's Day, we've got some incredible insights into how Roald Dahl wrote this lovely story