Chim Chim Cher-Ee

One of the cottages opposite had their chimney relined the other day.

As you can see, it was rather a precarious enterprise. My Pa-in-law tells me, that if the house had had to be painted, then health and safety would have manadated scaffolding. Ho hum…

BTW – if my title has induced cravings for Dick van Dyke impersonsations, you can find the full lyrics here:
An analysis of the song in popular culture here: