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Housing could really get motoring if car makers would take it on

If God really was an astronaut and sent down an angel to sort out the housing problem, the celestial visitor would waste no time. He or she would demand copies of the Egan report, thrust them into the hands of the leaders of the motor industry, and tell them to get on with solving it. Only then would the angel have moved on to deal with BSE, the Dome, petrol prices and other serious matters.

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