LEGO unveils Roald Dahl Day celebrations
Six fan-favourite characters from the storyteller's books made from LEGO come to UK cities
LEGO has unveil six LEGO Roald Dahl Heroes today to Celebrate Roald Dahl Day, the annual celebration of the world’s number one storyteller.
Roald Dahl Day takes place on and around 13 September, the author’s birthday.
Favourite characters will be displayed at various locations around the UK, James (Cardiff Castle), Sophie (Giant’s Causeway NI), Charlie (Manchester Central Library), George (Nottingham Railway Station), Matilda (Cambridge Theatre, London) and Billy (Eden Project, Cornwall). All stand at one metre high, perfect for selfies, and are built with a total of 102,937 LEGO bricks. Pictures shows Matilda in London and Charlie in Manchester.