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English villagers take part in scrum that ends in pub

Villagers from two rival towns in northern England have taken part in an unusual tradition dating back to the fourteenth century. ‘Haxey Hood’ involves groups coming together in a scrum, each trying to push a leather tube back to their neighborhood pub.

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