Val Doonican – Elusive Butterfly features in Call the Midwife

Elusive Butterfly was recorded and released, in 1966, in the British Isles by Val Doonican, and reached  a UK chart peak of #5 ; in Ireland Val Doonican’s version was a major hit, peaking at #3. The songwriter bob Lind later said of Doonican’s cover: “When you write a song, you can’t claim ownership of it. Val Doonican’s version was different from mine, but I kinda liked that.” Listen to the song and all Val’s Hits on “Val Doonican – the Gold Collection