`Star Wars` fans and `Doctor Who` buffs clash at Norwich convention
Last Updated: Thursday, May 16, 2013, 17:34
  

London: Police was called in to break up an altercation between `Star Wars` fans and `Doctor Who` buffs at a sci-fi convention in Norwich.

The fans squared up to each other as `Star Wars` Sith Lord, Judge Dredd - and Time Lord from British TV show `Doctor Who.`

The fight broke at the convention - organised by the Norwich Star Wars Club - after one fan reportedly told another buff that he will "knock his f****** head off" after members of the rival Norwich Sci Fi Club came there to get some autographs, the Sun reported.

44-year-old Jim Poole, NSFC treasurer, and three pals visited the 4th Norwich Sci-Fi and Film Convention together but Poole sparked anger by asking Graham Cole - a former Doctor Who Cyberman - for an autograph.

63-year-old Richard Walker, NSWC president, said that he asked Poole to leave before he guided him from the fair.

He added that it was more or less an argument.

ANI


First Published: Thursday, May 16, 2013, 17:34



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