Rain at last and the garden looks a lot chirpier. Stanley has been to the groomers and looks very slim and sleek. The comfrey has been given support so that it doesn't continue to collapse and the hedge posts that had rotted have been given extra support so it is no longer being pushed over by the wind.
My attempts to resolve the issues with Cubase have been unsuccessful so far. I think it might relate to a recent software update from Apple but at this stage remains unresolved.