The Prime Minister is planning a celebratory visit to the model village of Little Hayhoe, where a new factory has created the utopian state of total employment. Everyone is content it seems and looking forward to the occasion. That is, almost everyone. Local lay-about Dan Dance (Eddie Byrne) still refuses to work, sleeps under the stars and is a potential cause of huge embarrassment to the local dignitaries. So without further delay, Dan's shipped off to the local almshouse where he awaits an uncertain, yet very funny future.