Thanks to everyone who signed the letter to Theresa May calling for government support for diesel phase out in towns and cities.

Below is some of the media coverage of the letter:

Sadiq Khan suggests driving could be banned on certain days in central London to cut pollution

– The Evening Standard, February 20th 2017

Air pollution on busy roads as bad as passively smoking 10 a day

– The Times, February 18th 2017

Doctors call for action to phase out diesel vehicles

– Forecourt Trader, February 17th 2017

Get diesel vehicles off the road, urge doctors

–  The Times, February 15th 2017

Get diesel cars off the road, urge doctors: 300 sign letter to the Prime Minister over ‘health emergency’

– The Daily Mail, February 15th 2017

Diesel scrappage scheme – Get diesel cars OFF the road urge 300 doctors

– The Express, February 15th 2017

Love our lungs: Doctors call on Theresa May to reduce diesel usage for the sake of public health

– Energy & Environment Management, February 14th 2017

Time is ‘running out’ to protect London children: major air pollution warning from top doctors

– The Evening Standard, February 14th 2017

Links to Doctors Against Diesel website and Facebook.

Alice Munro

Alice Munro

Climate, Energy & Health Project Manager at Medact
Alice manages Medact’s Climate, Energy and Health projects: including collating and sharing evidence regarding the health impacts of hydraulic fracturing, co-ordinating campaign work on divestment of the health sector, and developing work to examine the health benefits of re-investment in low-carbon energy.

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