Posted on 3 December 2017
The weekend of the 2nd & 3rd of December saw the Phoenix Explorer Scout Unit volunteer to help at the For The Love Of Sci Fi convention at Bowlers Exhibition Center in Manchester. An early start had the team arriving at the exhibition center and following a short briefing with the event staff we were assigned our job for the day – queue control in the signing room.
With a wide range of celebrities from the world of Science Fiction, including William Shatner David “the Hoff” Hasselhoff, Billy Dee Williams, Daniel Logan and many more. The Explorers we responsible for ensuring that the people were queuing in a safe manner for teh right celebrities as well as offering assistance to whoever needed it.
After a full and busy weekend the Explorers (and Leaders) got the chance to meet a few of the celebrities and even get a picture with them.
We cant wait to go back next year