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Scholars in Pyjamas

May 16, 2012

Scholars in Pyjamas

Students at Oxford University’s Brasenose College (founded 1509) have been advised that sleeping costumes are not acceptible garb at breakfast. Young scholars are expected to wear academic gowns in the dining hall at dinner.


“Oxford students told off for wearing pyjamas to breakfast,” Hannah Furness, Daily Telegraph


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