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50 most polluted roads in the UK

Air pollution in the capital Credit: ITN

50 locations in the UK with the highest concentrations of nitrogen dioxide in 2012. The EU legal limit is 40 micrograms/cubic metre. Even number 50 on the list is two and a half times this level.

  • 1. Grosvenor Place, Buckingham Palace - 152 micrograms/cubic metre
  • 2. Oxford Street (Orchard Street) - 150
  • 3.Oxford Street (Portman Street) - 141
  • 4. Cockspur Street (Trafalgar Square) - 138
  • 5. Park Lane - 135
  • 6. Knightsbridge - 134
  • 7. Oxford Street (Bond Street) - 127
  • 8. Marylebone Road (Madame Tussauds) - 127
  • 9. Marylebone Road (near Marylebone Station) - 122
  • 10. Kings Cross - 121
  • 11. Euston Road (British Library) - 121
  • 12. Eaton Square (Buckingham Palace) - 118
  • 13. Euston Station - 116
  • 14. A4 (near Hammersmith tube) - 114
  • 15. New Oxford Street -114
  • 16. Regent Street - 114
  • 17. Great Portland Street tube - 113
  • 18. Strand - 111
  • 19. A13, Barking - 111
  • 20. Waterloo Bridge - 111
  • 21. Waterloo Bridge - 110
  • 22. Blackwall Tunnel Approach - 110
  • 23. Waterloo Bridge - 110
  • 24. A406 North Circular Road, South Woodford - 109
  • 25. Westminster Bridge - 109
  • 26. Lower Thames Street - 108
  • 27. London Road, Elephant & Castle - 106
  • 28. Victoria Embankment, Blackfriars Bridge - 106
  • 29. Vauxhall Bridge - 105
  • 30. A13, Dagenham Dock - 105
  • 31. Blackwall Tunnel
  • 32. A5 Edgware Road
  • 33. Kingsway Underpass - 104
  • 34. A3 Elephant & Castle - 104
  • 35. A13 Chequers Lane - 104
  • 36. Piccadilly - 103
  • 37. Marylebone Road, near Baker Street - 103
  • 38. Strand, Surrey Street - 103
  • 39. London Road, near Lambeth Road - 102
  • 40. Kingsway - 102
  • 41. Aldwych - 102
  • 42. Kingsway - 102
  • 43. Westway, near Latimer Road - 102
  • 44. Westway, near Wood Lane - 102
  • 45. Westway, near Wood Lane - 102
  • 46. Marylebone flyover, near Lisson Street - 101
  • 47. Aspen Way, Poplar - 101
  • 48. New Cross Road - 101
  • 49. Bishopsgate, Liverpool Street station - 100
  • 50. East India Dock Road - 100