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Thread #68960   Message #3699235
Posted By: GUEST,henryp
03-Apr-15 - 04:21 AM
Thread Name: Lyr Req: Rolling Home (not all at sea!)(Tams)
Subject: RE: Lyr Req: Rolling Home (not all at sea!)(Tams)
Round goes the wheel of fortune, don't be afraid to ride

instead of

Round goes the wheel of fortune, be not afraid to ride

This song first featured in the play "Cider with Rosie" in 1985 at the Sheffield Crucible, directed by a theatre trainee called Stephen Daldrey - his Billy Elliot musical and film were much later.

It was also used in Bill Bryden's production of "The Big Picnic" and the film "The Raggedy Rawney" and is now in "War Horse".