Air pollution levels have been high again over the last few days. And so it was no surprise to see the Government have been criticised by the Environmental Audit Committee for their inaction over air pollution.
It’s taken just 9 months for over 100 people to die from air pollution in Croydon.
Now imagine if those deaths had been as a result of illegal drugs or terrorist activity.
How quickly would our elected officials be on the news expressing their sadness at the tragedy of it all? They’d be falling over themselves to make promises and change laws to stop it from happening again.
And yet when it comes to environmental matters they appear unable or unwilling to take action or even speak out.
Read the articles below and tell us what you think.