Series LSBU/5/11 - RAG Magazines

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RAG Magazines


  • 1959-1980 (Creation)

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1 envelope

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RAG Week is an annual fundraising event, raising money for different charities. In the late 1960s until 1970 the Borough Polytechnic contributed to a joint RAG Week organised by London colleges. After the creation of the Polytechnic of the South Bank it organised its own RAG Weeks.

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RAG Magazines were produced by the Rag Committee to support RAG Week. Contents included a diary for RAG Week, information on the chosen charity, silly articles, stories and poetry, and cartoons.

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  • English

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