Back Row – Johnny Fury (Postman) Joe O’Brien (Drummer) Martin Barry (Accordian)
Front Row – Mrs. Dolly Doherty (Des’s granny) Kevin Doherty (Des’s Father) Martin Pritchard (Sax/Fiddle) Bartly Doherty
The Woodlawn Dance Band played together for over twenty years, starting in the forties. A dancehall was built in Woodlawn in the early nineteen thirties, from mass concrete, mixed by hand by locals. The shapes were supplied by Thomas Mitchell & Sons.