We need a more ambitious plan to clean up our air

Bright Blue researcher Sam Hall has written a blog for Huffington Post about Bright Blue's campaign on air pollution. He draws attention to the fact that four in ten councils in the UK last year breached the legal limits of nitrogen dioxide.

Here's an excerpt:

This invisible pollution is responsible for around forty thousand premature deaths each year in the UK. It can damage the heart and lungs, as well impair the physical and mental development of children.

Read the full article here.