The Barn Dance


The last place to have a barn dance would be on a narrowboat as you’ll readily appreciate. Here are a couple of tunes from my huge folk music archive that I haven’t aired before. I’m afraid I don’t remember their names.

The header photo is from ABC Boat Hire.

Canal boating has come a very long way since our first three-day trip one chilly February in 1974 in a 70 foot slightly converted coal boat with metal bunk beds and a tarpaulin cover. “Aye, folk today they don’t know they’re born…”

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