Once the original concrete top layer had been removed we then had to remove about 30cm of dirt and hardcore. This is extremely hard work without modern machinery and the blazing sun definitely didn't help.
The carpenter came and looked at the work on the roof and many of the beams need replacing due to the damp (some are already sagging and are dangerous). Work on the roof will start when we have the floor down and the concrete has dried.
The One Brick workers had a quick game of basketball after they finished this long day, I don't know where they get their energy from