In pictures: Harry Potter convention transforms Manchester Printworks into Diagon Alley

Draigcon features actors from the films in Q&A sessions as well as wand-making and lessons in wizardry.

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An independent Harry Potter convention came to Manchester last weekend, transforming The Printworks into Diagon Alley and providing Potter fans the chance to don their best Hogwarts robes. 

The convention, called Daigcon, had appearances from the actors who played characters such as Victor Krum and Percy Weasley, signing autographs and taking part in Q&A sessions along with crew from the films.

The weekend also featured a wand-making workshop and lessons in wizardry, as well as a Diagon Alley themed market.

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