ReadyForRain Timeline


Sep 16

First open day

33a Chapel Street welcomes the public for a look around for the first time, during Heritage Open Weekend and as part of Cumbria Green Build Festival.

Sep 14

First vlog comes out

The very first video diary charting progress on the renovation goes live on the CAfS YouTube channel.

Sep 03

Featured on TV news

Crews from ITV Border and That’s Cumbria TV visit the house, with reports on that evening’s news

Aug 24

Stripping out

Work begins on stripping out, removing cement render on inside walls

Aug 23

Planning permission granted

Planning permission came through and work could begin in earnest!

Apr 27

Media interest begins

Reporters from BBC Radio Cumbria and the Cumberland and Westmorland Herald visit 33a Chapel Street to find out all about the renovation and video diaries