News Roudup (18-24 March)

Islington Schools to be consulted on plans to improve air quality and safety during school-run

  20 March 2018  http://www.parikiaki.com  

20 March 2018 http://www.parikiaki.com  

Schools in Islington are set to be asked their views on a new scheme aiming to bring cleaner air and safer streets to pupils, reducing traffic and encouraging children and parents to walk or cycle to school. (read more)


Cutting the toxic air at Bowes Park Primary School

 20 March 2018 - http://www.enfieldindependent.co.uk -

20 March 2018 - http://www.enfieldindependent.co.uk -

A primary school with dangerous levels of toxic air pollution has seen “remarkable results” following the installation of a wall of ivy in the playground (read more)


This London bench absorbs as much pollution as 275 trees

 8 March 2018 - wired.co.uk 

8 March 2018 - wired.co.uk 

London has got a new ally in the fight against its air pollution crisis: hedge 2.0. (read more)

Petrol and diesel car ban in parts of east London WILL go ahead

 22 March 20108 - www.standard.co.u

22 March 20108 - www.standard.co.u

Petrol and diesel cars will be banned during peak hours in parts of east London from July 2018. (Read more)

Andrea Carnevali