|Boats coming down a hill!|
Here you can see three - perhaps four - of the ten locks.
|Jazz Band emerging from a lock.|
A great crew of volunteer helpers, including Ralph's wife Anne, did all the really hard work, such as opening and closing the lock gates.
|Ralph and Anne|
Then we gave a short concert outside the Bridge 61 Pub including Basin Street Blues by the ‘Basin’ at the foot of the locks.
Our programme included a brand-new tune that Ralph specially composed for the occasion. It is called The Foxton Rag. It is a pretty little piece that incorporates three themes and two key changes. It was a joy to play.
|In the pub.|
And I send a special word of thanks also to those of you who came along to support us. Someone once made a VERY short video of us:
Click here to view.
Canals are fine places to have a rehearsal or give a jazz concert. I recommend them.