Steampunk: U3A group to bring subculture to town
Enthusiasts of a science fiction subculture are hoping to establish a group in Congleton, blending the town’s Victorian past with a futuristic twist.
Paul Adby, (63), is leading the charge to bring steampunk to the town after seeing its popularity soar in other areas.
He said it was “the biggest genre that no one has heard of”.
Fans of steampunk, a sub-genre of science fiction, enjoy dressing up in Victorian-style clothing, with technological and period costume twists.
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