In pictures: Students take part in annual foam fight

A feast of foamy fun has been enjoyed by University of St Andrews students taking part in traditional Raisin Monday celebrations.

Raisin Monday
(Jane Barlow/PA)
Raisin Monday
(Jane Barlow/PA)
Raisin Monday
(Jane Barlow/PA)

Students dress in embarrassing, flamboyant costumes and are let loose on the Fife university’s Lower College Lawn once a year for a shaving foam fight.

Raisin Monday
(Jane Barlow/PA)
Raisin Monday
(Jane Barlow/PA)
Raisin Monday
(Jane Barlow/PA)
Raisin Monday
(Jane Barlow/PA)
Raisin Monday
(Jane Barlow/PA)

Hundreds took part in the messy display, which is the culmination of a weekend of festivities where first years say thank you to their more senior student “parents” for mentoring them.

Raisin Monday
(Jane Barlow/PA)
Raisin Monday
(Jane Barlow/PA)
Raisin Monday
(Jane Barlow/PA)
Raisin Monday
(Jane Barlow/PA)
Raisin Monday
(Jane Barlow/PA)
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