Item title reads - Shrove Tuesday. Master Pickering wins the Dean's guinea for securing largest portion of the famous pancake. London.
A cook poses with the pancake in a pan and then walks through the gates. Men and women follow him, the men wear caps and gowns. M/S of Master Pickering stood...
Cuts (rushes, out takes) for stories in Colour Pictorial - CP 436.
Manchester University students' Shrove Tuesday rag procession in aid of local hospitals.
Annual football games in Alnwick and Ashbourne - there are a few rules, entire towns take part.
The traditional Shrove Tuesday football game in Alnwick - the whole village plays.
1500 students from Manchester take part in rag to raise money for hospitals.
People of Atherstone chase after a large football as part of ancient Shrove Tuesday ritual.
Shots of the traditional Shrovetide football game in Alnwick.