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Charlie voted number one

2nd March 2015

World Book Day survey reveals Roald Dahl's Charlie and the Chocolate Factory is the number one book to read before a child turns 16

Roald Dahl for World Book Day

27th February 2015

Thursday 5 March is World Book Day (UK and Ireland) - we've got costume suggestions for all your Mr Foxes and Miss Trunchbulls...

Surviving Crunchem Hall

23rd February 2015

Many children in the UK are heading back to school today after half term week. But not to Miss Trunchbull's Crunchem Hall.

Second Matilda Relaxed Performance

20th February 2015

The RSC presents a Relaxed Performance of Roald Dahl's Matilda - The Musical on Sunday 14 June at 3pm at The Cambridge Theatre

Making mischief and chocolate

17th February 2015

Looking for some fun half term activities? We've got mischevious downloads, yummy recipes and even an interactive island to visit...

In the library with Matilda

7th February 2015

Saturday 7th February is National Libraries Day in the UK so Matilda Wormwood, The Reader of Books, is here to share some library inspiration...

Ten Memorable Roald Dahl Quotes

31st January 2015

Roald Dahl wrote many quotable lines. But do you know which quote appeared in which story? Here is our unscientific top ten...

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.

Halloween Horrors

26th October 2014

Giants, Witches and cruel Headmistresses - as we near Halloween, help us countdown Roald Dahl's scariest characters

Matilda comes to Australia

14th October 2014

Tickets for the Sydney Premiere Season of the RSC's production of Roald Dahl's Matilda onsale at 9am Wednesday, 15 October