A slightly odd vice of mine is an appreciation of the joy of acronyms. Some might consider this an annoying affectation but I prefer the tag of charming foible. Four years ago in a quixotic flurry of self-righteous indignation aimed at the lumbering leviathan that is our planning system I instigated a national competition to address to dearth of housing choices available

Q: So Tony here we are once more, with you talking to yourself again. TT: Indeed, I feel like a bit of a loser, I couldn't get either of my two of my regular readers or even my mum to agree to be interviewed. The design community are clearly a bit shy. Q: So what are the Trobe twins going to be banging on