Organisations from all over the world are offering a rich programme of events, exhibitions and activities to commemorate this special anniversary.
To help you celebrate this Dickensian year in style, I am happy to give you the chance to win two sets of exquisitely clothbound Penguin Classics:
To win a copy of Great Expectations and A Tale of Two Cities, accompanied by two sachets of delicious Pure Fresh Tea, please complete this form.
To win a copy of Oliver Twist, Hard Times and A Christmas Carol and Other Christmas Writings, accompanied by three sachets of delicious Pure Fresh Tea, please complete this form.
Both competition will close on 25th March and are open world-wide.