Well it all started out ok, a bit cold, but dry and bright. This is the Grand Rue:
I had a busy morning taping and jointing in the kitchen. This is before:
The roofer arrived!
He was here just to fix the leaks temporarily, but he bought an impressive machine with him:
7m reach…I’m not sure that it was exactly safe…
but it was done quickly. If you look carefully you can see a screw where a retaining pin should be… (bottom left of the red metalwork, holding the bucket on).
I couldn’t get a very good photo of the work done. Basically he just draped some roofing felt over the top, and tucked it under the tiles…
Yes, you can see how grotty the roof is.
Afterwards I Fitted this edge bead:
And then some time consuming ceiling gap filling…
And after (in a slightly different place):