George’s amazing plans to tackle Britain’s housing issues

Architect and TV presenter George Clarke has plenty of ideas for politicians on how to solve the country’s housing crisis. Sharon Dale reports.

This honeycomb-shaped construction is a modular design made up of hexagonal pods. They are designed to be flat-packed, easy to assemble and eco-friendly. Their creator, Wigan-based Barry Jackson, now sells the concept, www.hivehaus.co.uk

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The new series of George Clarke’s Amazing Spaces returns to Channel 4 with a provisional date of October 23 at 8pm.