• Short Summary

    Medical students from St. Mary's and St. Thomas' play in charity rugby match.

  • Description

    Title reads: "Rag and Rugby".

    Richmond, Surrey / Greater London.

    St. Mary's Hospital v. St. Thomas' Hospital in charity rugby final. L/S crowds on the pitch at the Richmond Athletic ground. Various shots medical students handing flour bombs from lorry. C/U another student dressed in a doctor's smock and mask greasing the sides of the lorry. Student's from St. Thomas' Hospital arrive in vintage taxi. Various shots medical students from both hospitals having soot and flour fight. The high jinx are stopped abruptly when one of the students is run over by the taxi - he is carried off pitch with broken arm.

    Various shots rugby match in progress, intercut with shots of students watching. St. Thomas's won the match 10 points to nil.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1713.18
    Media URN:
    53226
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    12/03/1962
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:28:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:29:45:00 / 01:31:13:00
    Canister:
    62/21

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