We hadn't really pruned it, other than a bit of tidying up, and much of it had died - we decided to give it a good cut back, and over the course of 2 weekends, we've cut it right back to the wall:
It's just outside our patio door - there's so much more light now we've cut it back!
I managed to give my arm a bit of a scratch as well:
Occupational hazard when you're gardening!
Hopefully, the honeysuckle will grow back, and we can keep it trained properly this time.