Science fiction by the sea

A corner of Kent resembled a film set today as some of the best loved characters from Star Wars, Planet of the Apes, Ghostbusters and Dr Who made an appearance for Sci-Fi by the Sea.

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VIDEO: The force is strong in Herne Bay

If you visited the seaside in Kent today you may have bumped into a droid or Dr Who. They were part of a science-fiction convention in Herne Bay, where more than three thousand people attended, attracting kids - young and old!

Andy Dickenson went to meet them and interviewed one of the organisers, Scott Turner.

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