1997 Scrapbook
Swanage Folk Festival

Whilst digging through dusty files, we found archaeological evidence of OBJ's first appearance at Swanage in 1997.

It documents the origins of the custom of sea-dancing

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An ancient document, which allows us to date our first appearance at Swanage Folk Festival.


What sort of primitive customs did these early people have?

Could this have been the first and only performance of the infamous Teddy Bears Picnic Dance?

Pam and Maggie.

Watch where you're putting those hands!

Doug's right armpit holds the secret of some form of early cleansing ritual.

There is no photographic record of trying to wash our feet afterwards in the automatic hand-washing machine in the gents loo.  Probably just as well!

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