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What do you think of plans to ban new diesel and petrol vehicles?

The sale of new diesel and petrol cars and vans will be banned in the UK from 2040.

The government announced the deadline as part of £3 billion plans to cut illegal levels of air pollution that include scrappage schemes and potential "clean air zones" that could see charges for heavy polluting vehicles.

Environment Secretary Michael Gove said the government wanted to help the car industry "do the right thing".

We asked what you thought of the change.

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