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Inside UK's 'biggest' Star Wars convention

5 December 2015 Last updated at 14:50 GMT

Thousands of Star Wars fans are gathering this weekend for what is believed to be the biggest convention of its kind in the UK.

Jedis, Storm troopers and Ewoks have converged on Manchester to celebrate, ahead of the latest movie in the Star Wars franchise, The Force Awakens, which opens in cinemas later this month.

Naomi Cornwell reports.