A very productive meeting with a very sensible planning officer suggests that I do not need planning permission to convert the workshop to a flat - just written permission. Hopefully there will be good news shortly.
The final skirting is fitted to the landing & stairs.
You will recall the on-going major dispute with BT (see Week 111 and all weeks since). It has been unusable since May 2003!
The new software works and BT have agreed to meet all my compensation claims in full. It has taken far too long and consumed an inordinate amount of my time. No one wins in a situation like this but at least in the end BT have done the honourable thing & admitted their error.
So we don't forget what we have achieved here is a quick look at what we were doing one and two years ago.