British public, health organisations and MPs demand urgent action on air pollution

British public, health organisations and MPs demand urgent action on air pollution

A growing coalition of leading health, transport and environment organisations has ramped up pressure on the government to act on clean air, demanding new clean air laws Read more →

A Clean Air Act for the 21st Century

A Clean Air Act for the 21st Century

Just sixty years ago, towns and cities across the UK would be regularly smothered by smoke from coal fires burning in homes and factories. But, sixty years after the first Clean Air Act, air pollution is still damaging people’s health across the UK – we just can’t see it. Read more →

Last week to respond to the Mayor of London’s clean air survey

Last week to respond to the Mayor of London’s clean air survey

Londoners have until this Friday 29 July to tell the Mayor he needs to be bold and do all he can to clean up London’s air. The urgency with which the new Mayor seems to be treating tackling air pollution has been widely welcome and is much needed. Read more →

Mayor of London launches clean air survey

Mayor of London launches clean air survey

Just two months into his term as Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, has launched the first stage of the consultation on his plans for cleaning up London’s air. Sadiq, who blames developing asthma as an adult on the years of breathing London’s dirty air, promised to make air pollution one of his top Read more →

What next for tackling air pollution in the UK?

What next for tackling air pollution in the UK?

In the recent consultation, despite saying that ‘tackling air pollution is a priority’, the UK Government has shown us they are not really up to the scale of the problem. The consultation has closed and responses have been submitted. However, this is not the end Read more →

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