More Sahara dust expected to blanket Britain

The Environment Agency Manager for Herefordshire and Worcestershire Dave Throup has warned that more dust from the Sahara desert is expected to blanket parts of the country this evening.

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Loads more Saharan dust on its way (map for 6pm today) Tonight's rain likely to deposit much of it on us! http://t.co/ai0LpSSrAf

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High levels of pollution expected to clear

Air pollution levels remain high across parts of England and Wales but are expected to reduce later today. The South East and Greater London are still experiencing "high" levels of pollution, Defra warns.