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The Air We Breathe

‘Wouldn’t happen in Surrey’: Demands for air pollution investigation

Southall residents are complaining of worsening asthma, eye irritation, breathing problems, nausea and confusion

The Air We Breathe

‘We need to confront the issue of inequality and air pollution’

Rosamund Kissi-Debrah fought for years to establish the cause of her daughter’s death. She tells Nicola Slawson why the impact of London’s dirty air is not equal

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‘Bringing everyone together is the way to make real change’

Those most affected by the problem of air pollution are the least likely to be involved in the solution. How can we change that?

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Lockdown exercise: why getting outside can boost your wellbeing

Don’t let air pollution stop you exercising outdoors in the city - choose parks or backstreets

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Ulez extension 2021: What will it mean for London's air pollution?

The new extended ultra low emissions zone comes in next year. Nicola Slawson hears from people who will be affected

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London pollution adds to risks for pregnant women

Mothers, doctors and campaigners are calling for more action on London’s dirty air. Before the coronavirus pandemic hit the capital, they explained the dangers of air pollution

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Explainer: the danger of tiny particles

Beware: air pollution could harm your baby even before it is born, experts say

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Loved lockdown cycling? Here’s how we can stay on our bikes

More of us are cycling around the city — but will that continue as we return to the office?

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The schools beating dirty air by making streets traffic-free

Schools are trying to reduce the impact of dirty air on children’s health by temporarily closing streets to cars

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How to make your wood-burning stove less harmful to your health

Worried about the pollution caused by your solid-fuel burner? Here are some solutions

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How London's air pollution is impacting people with asthma

Pollution can be particularly dangerous for people with breathing problems. That’s why charities are campaigning to change the law

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How does air pollution affect our lungs – and bodies?

A recent report found dirty air can impact every human cell

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How to reduce the environmental impact of home deliveries

Home deliveries by van can mean increased emissions – might pedal power offer an answer?

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Are e-bikes the new transport trend?

Research shows the number of new riders are rising each week

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Why the benefits of cycling outweigh the risks of air pollution

Cyclists should still choose routes with better air quality, expert advises

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How has lockdown affected London's air quality?

Lockdown has seen a drop in some pollutants around the capital. Can that continue?