Celebrating 50 years: October

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7:45pm, 4th October
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Glenn Cosby and Victoria Glass will be at the Roald Dahl Museum, October 2014

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

Not quite had enough after last month's Roald Dahl Day excitement? Well, our Charlie and the Chocolate Factory 50th anniversary celebrations are still happening, so you can definitely keep the party going.

Watch Oompa-Loompas fly from the sky

Last month, Roald Dahl Day saw 40 brave Oompa-Loompas take to the skies to raise money for Roald Dahl's Marvellous Children's Charity. Watch nurse Jodi Betts take part in the Oompa-Loompa Skydive...

Read about Vanilla Fudge and Warming Candy

Last month The Guardian published The Vanilla Fudge Room, a chapter from an early, previously unpublished draft of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. Vanity Fair have another exclsuive chapter for you - have you been to the Warming Candy Room yet?

See Glenn Cosby at the Roald Dahl Museum

If you're near Roald Dahl's hometown of Great Missenden on Saturday 18 October, come down to the Roald Dahl Museum and see Great British Bake Off star Glenn Cosby channel Mr Willy Wonka himself with some star bakes and family foodie fun...

Join phizz-whizzing taste tests at the Museum

The Museum's resident foodie Victoria Glass will also be talking a look at Mr Wonka's Inventing Room on Thursday 30 October with a series of interactive one-hour foodie sessions, great for foodie families, budding chefs, or kids that simply like something a little bit foulsome...