Pupils at Eton catch the train home for Christmas several days earlier than normal, due to flooding in the area. Berkshire.
Item title reads - "It's an ill wind etc..." Eton boys "break up" several days earlier this year owing to the floods. Eton, Berkshire.
M/S of several cars with trunks strapped to the top and interior, they draw up at a railway station. M/S as the boys unload their trunks. M/S as they get on a train, M/S of a guard speaking to some of the boys. M/S of one boy sat on a pile of trunks, he laughs.
Intertitle - 'who said - "abolish their toppers"?' M/S of a pile of top hats on the ground, the camera pans across to show them being thrown into a big wooden container.