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Newspaper’s clean air campaign is fuelling hysteria

Paul Withrington, Director, Transport-Watch, Northampton, NN2
16 August 2019
 

The Times has been running a vast campaign demanding a right to “clean air”, whatever that is. The campaign is lazy, misplaced scaremongering, which will inspire polices that damage the nation as a whole. The campaign is focused largely on road traffic and particularly the diesel. The key journalists who write the articles are environment editor Ben Webster, transport correspondent Graeme Paton, science editor Tom Whipple, and science correspondent Rhys Blakely.

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