Blog Category: Danny, the Champion of the World

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Roald Dahl’s Wonderful Natural World

13th July 2017

How the author's love of nature and the outdoors inspired his stories

A Buzzyhumming Summer at the Roald Dahl Museum

4th July 2017

Follow the buzzyhum to the Museum this summer. Find out about the creepy-crawlies, animals and birds in Roald Dahl’s books and discover the Chiltern countryside that inspired the stories.

Win the ultimate Father's Day gift bundle

9th June 2017

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Dad, the Champion of the World

4th June 2017

With Father's Day fast approaching, we celebrate two of Roald Dahl's best-loved father figures, Fantastic Mr Fox and Danny's champion Dad

The BFG and Danny the Champion of the World

17th November 2016

Ahead of the UK release of The BFG Movie on DVD and Blu-ray on 21 November, Rachel White, the Museum Archivist, tells us about the first appearance of the BFG.

Top dads in Roald Dahl books

17th June 2016

As Father’s day approaches we thought we'd take a look at the role of fathers in Roald Dahl’s books

Roald Dahl’s Tremendous Adventures at Tatton Park

22nd March 2016

The most gloriumptious things are set to happen at Tatton Park in 2016 as they embark on a magical journey celebrating 100 years since the birth of Roald Dahl.

Quentin Blake: Collaborating with Roald Dahl

11th March 2016

Following the release of 'Quentin Blake: In the Theatre of the Imagination' by Ghislaine Kenyon, we reveal an extract from the book that focuses on Quentin's collaborations with Roald Dahl.

Sofie Magdalene Dahl

1st March 2016

Roald Dahl Museum Archivist, Rachel White, takes a look at one of the biggest influences on Roald Dahl’s life, his mother, Sofie Magdalene Dahl.

Dazzling new Roald Dahl paperbacks

11th February 2016

In celebration of Roald Dahl's centenary, today sees the release of some squiffing new Roald Dahl paperback book covers.