From caravan to bar-avan — it’s the traditional Irish pub on wheels that’s about to storm America. An enterprising cabinet maker in Galway has converted a battered old caravan into an authentic Irish pub. And such has been the reaction to John Walsh’s Shebeen-for-hire, that he’s branching into sales and is about to deliver one to Boston. “Very early into this project, we realised that The Shebeen was going to be something very special. “We have already received an order to ship one of our designs to America,” he says. “It will be very similar to the original Shebeen, except it will have a thatched roof, meaning it will really encapsulate that feeling of Irish tradition.