According to The Lochside Press, IRON MAIDEN singer Bruce Dickinson was visitor of honor on the the second annual the second annual Submarine Service Awards – The Submarine Oscars final week.
Over 450 folks attended the occasion on Saturday, September 29 on the Double Tree by Hilton Hotel in Glasgow, hosted by Rear Admiral John Weale, Rear Admiral Submarines (RASM).
The charity Military Versus Cancer held a raffle through the night, with Dickinson presenting the prizes, which included a Breitling Submarine Service watch and a Spitfire expertise, amongst many others.
Prior to the night time, Dickinson stated in a press release: “I’m delighted and honored to be invited to the 2018 Submarine Oscars. I used to be privileged a number of years in the past to spend a while on a Vanguard Class submarine and witness first-hand the unbelievable dedication of the submariners.”
Dickinson joined IRON MAIDEN in 1981, changing Paul Di’Anno, and made his recording debut with the band on the 1982 album “The Number Of The Beast”. He give up the band in 1993, pursuing a number of solo initiatives, and rejoined in 1999.
Dickinson, who turned 60 in August, has a number of different pursuits past music. He is a licensed industrial pilot and owns an aviation firm. He has written different books, executed some appearing and brewed beer.