Students put on a rag before opening of new Union club in Newcastle.
Item title reads - An unofficial opening. University students anticipate official opening of new £40,000 Union Club with great "rag." Newcastle-on-Tyne, Tyne and Wear.
M/S as students walk down the street in bright jackets and mortar boards, some have their faces made up to look like clowns. M/S of what looks like a mock coffin with mourners in black by the side, they are followed by angels. M/S as a man is led along on a horse, he is sat on the saddle back to front. M/S as he is followed by more people in fancy dress. L/S as two people step out onto a pier from a boat and greet the students.
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