The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Roald Dahl's War

Saturday 29th June
12.00pm, 1.00pm and 3.00pm
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire

Roald Dahl in his RAF uniform

Roald Dahl's War

Join former RAF pilot Graham Laurie for a free family talk about Roald Dahl’s adventures in the RAF.

Roald Dahl signed up for the RAF on the outbreak of the Second World War, when he was 23 years old. In this talk you'll find out about Roald Dahl's pilot training, learn about the planes he flew while in North Africa and Greece, and the battles he fought in. 

About Graham Laurie
Graham Laurie joined the Royal Air Force as a pilot in 1964. He flew for 36 years and during the last 20 years of that career he flew members of the Royal Family and senior government ministers. In 1981 he was selected for The Queen’s Flight and completed over 2,200 Royal Flights.

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Event details

Times: 12.00pm, 1.00pm and 3.00pm

Cost: Free with Museum entry, but please do book your places as spaces are limited.

Age: suitable for 8+ years. Under 16s will need to be accompanied by an adult.

Type of workshop: talk.

Booking: you can book Museum admission and tickets for the talk online up until the day before. Please add your talk tickets after you've added your Museum admission - these will appear in the next page.

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Alternatively, you can call 01494 892192 Tues to Fri 10am to 4.30pm, Sat and Sun 11am to 4.30pm. Please leave a message if you can’t get through.

If there are any unsold workshop tickets they will be sold on the day on a first come, first served basis at the ticket desk.

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