Why do we need healthy air?

We often think about the food we eat and how that affects our health, but how often do we consider the impact of the air that we are breathing?

The truth is, the air that a lot of us inhale on the way to work, school and in our neighbourhoods is harming our health, learn more about the healthy air campaign →

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Welcome to Brussels! – video

Welcome to Brussels! – video

Welcome to Brussels! Air pollution is not only a problem in the UK, but a huge problem across Europe. Every year 400,000 people die prematurely because of poor air quality. The European Parliament has the power to change this, if they act now. Our friends at the European Environmental Bureau made the video above to Read more →

Which transport option is the healthiest? – Video

Which transport option is the healthiest? – Video

Transport is the main contributor to air pollution in our cities, and how we move around in them can have huge consequences for how much air pollution we are exposed to. The Healthy Air Campaign teamed up with King’s College London, Read more →

The Sun and the air – newspapers call for action on diesel

The Sun and the air – newspapers call for action on diesel

The Sun and the air Today, the Sun launched a campaign to scrap diesel cars, and to compensate diesel drivers for new restrictions on their vehicles. As you know, we’re campaigning for urgent action to reduce air pollution across the UK and diesel fumes are a huge part of the problem. So it is great Read more →

Boris proposes charge for diesel drivers in central London

Boris proposes charge for diesel drivers in central London

This week the Mayor of London announced supposedly “game changing” plans to tackle London’s air pollution disaster. Headlines were made over proposals to charge drivers of the dirtiest diesel vehicles for the privilege of driving into central London from 2020 under a proposed Ultra Low Emission Zone. However, after all the fanfare has died down, what are we left with?
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Kickstart healthier
air in your neighbourhood

The air you breathe in your neighbourhood could be harming your health.
You can take action now, we’ve made a local campaign pack to help you get started →

Cleaner air for our children

Children are especially vulnerable to the impacts of breathing polluted air, you can help – join our clean air for schools campaign, download the schools pack →

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