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Pollution in London ruled illegal

The Supreme Court has declared that the Government is failing in its legal duty to protect people in the capital from the harmful effects of air pollution.

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Government insists air is safe

The Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs insists the UK's air is safe after a landmark ruling that the Government is failing in it's legal duty to protect people from the harmful effects of pollution.

“Air quality has improved significantly in recent decades and almost all of the UK meets EU air quality limits for all pollutants.”

– Defra spokesperson

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