As you know, the 7th of February of 2012 was the 200 anniversary of Charles Dickens birth.
I leave two interesting web pages you can consult to know more about it:
This article from El Pais explains how London celebrated the 200 anniversary of one of his best novelists:
Oxford University Press proposes a set of activities to check your knowledge on Dickens and his world.
BBC News devoted a section to the 200th anniversary: