Roald Dahl Birthday

Celebrating 100 Years Of Roald Dahl

Andy Parker | Posted 05.09.2016 | UK Entertainment
Andy Parker

But why is Dahl so revered? Ultimately, it's obviously down to the genius of the tales themselves. Simple. But it also helps that the iconic wordsmith's books are firmly back in the public eye (not that they ever went away) due to high profile Hollywood interpretations, such as Steven Spielberg's recent BFG.

Should Roald Dahl Receive a Posthumous Queen's Honour?

Alan Cairns | Posted 09.09.2016 | UK Entertainment
Alan Cairns

In World War II Dahl joined the Royal Air Force and learnt to fly warplanes. He enjoyed a distinguished career in the RAF, being made an acting wing commander and 'flying ace' for shooting down enemy aircraft.

How Well Do You Know Roald Dahl? (QUIZ)

The Huffington Post UK | Alice E. Vincent | Posted 13.09.2012 | Home

Any Roald Dahl fan will know that reading his books was like entering another world, where snozzcumbers and Oompa-Loompas existed to entertain and thr...