Roald Dahl

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Roald Dahl day - was the famous children's author anti-Semitic?

Roald Dahl day - The dark anti-semitism which continues to dog the beloved author

Roald Dahl day - The dark anti-semitism which continues to dog the author

Dahl's works remain a source of joy and inspiration - but his personal views on Jews and Israel are far murkier

Friday, April 28, 2017

Friday, April 28, 2017

'I'm really glad Boris Johnson called Jeremy Corbyn a mugwump', says Danny Kelly

Thought Boris Johnson's mugwump insult came from Harry Potter? Well you're wrong, says Danny Kelly

'I'm really glad Boris Johnson has brought mugwump back', says Danny Kelly

Danny Kelly discusses the origins of the word mugwump

Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Today marks the 100th birthday of author Roald Dahl (Getty)

Oompa Loompa, Golden Ticket and Human Bean: The Roald Dahl words added to the Oxford English Dictionary

Six iconic Roald Dahl words added to the Oxford English Dictionary

Six of Roald Dahl's most famous words have been added to the Oxford English Dictionary, as fans around the world celebrate his 100th birthday today

'Kindness was the number one attribute Roald Dahl looked for in people', says director of the Roald Dahl Museum

Genius of Roald Dahl remembered on Charlie and the Chocolate Factory author's 100th birthday

Genius of Roald Dahl remembered on author's 100th birthday

Steven Gardam, director of the Roald Dahl Museum, says kindness was Dahl's favourite attribute