Health scare with very high air pollution levels

There are further health warnings for the Anglia region as air pollution is forecast to hit high or very high levels. Vulnerable people are being advised not to take exercise outdoors.

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Picture: Iconic Norwich Cathedral barely visible through smog

Norwich Cathedral was smothered by smog today. Credit: ITV News Anglia

Record levels of pollution have continued to affect the region.

This morning the Met Office issued an air quality warning, and today the East has suffered some of the worst conditions in the country.

A combination of factors, including dust from the Sahara desert and emissions blown in from Europe is being blamed.

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