It just keeps raining and the ground is absolutely saturated. Miraculously, Ian our builder, managed to get a concrete path poured together with the framework for the timber retaining wall. The state of the wet ground is holding up earthworks for the driveways and parking area so we are really hoping for a spell of fine weather.
The pergola has had 80% of its posts, beams and joists replaced which has kept me busy painting them pre erection. Now ready for the next stage, the addition of clear polycarbonate roofing.