Roald Dahl 100

A celebration

In 2016 we marked 100 years since the birth of Roald Dahl.

Throughout 2016, there were celebrations for Roald Dahl 100, focusing on Roald Dahl's gloriumptious stories and characters and delivering a year packed with squiffling surprises and treats for everyone.

Roald Dahl Day 2016

Roald Dahl Day on 13th September 2016 saw the biggest ever global celebration of Roald Dahl's birthday!

To help everyone join in the worldwide celebrations, we produced a gloriumptious pack with everything you'd need to hold a party whether you were celebrating at home, in school or out and about.

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Roald Dahl Day was on 13th September 2016

Dress up as your favourite Roald Dahl character


Those who don't believe in magic will never find it.

Roald Dahl 1

The Minpins

Never do anything by halves if you want to get away with it. Be outrageous. Go the whole hog

Roald Dahl 1


"If you have good thoughts they will shine out of your face like sunbeams and you will always look lovely."

Roald Dahl 1

The Twits

"It doesn't matter who you are or what you look like, so long as somebody loves you."

Roald Dahl 1

The Witches