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man­ager for ADSL, said: “We’re re­ally pleased with the pace of progress on site to date and with the qual­ity of the slate.

“Us­ing this ma­te­rial means the fin­ished roof will re­tain the strik­ing ap­pear­ance in­tended by the build­ing’s orig­i­nal de­sign­ers.”

The restora­tion project, which was two years in the plan­ning, be­gan in July and is ex­pected to be com­pleted by the end of the year. It will en­tirely re­place the old, weathered cath- edral roof, which was found to be cre­at­ing a “sig­nif­i­cant” risk of wa­ter dam­age.

Mr Bas­sett added: “Once com­pleted, the new roof will en­sure that this his­toric build­ing re­mains wa­ter­tight and pre­served for gen­er­a­tions to come.”

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