'Overheating audit': How the Mayor of London is crafting extreme heat adaptation plans

Cecilia Keating
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Temperatures topped 36C in London last week | Credit: Robert Bye
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Temperatures topped 36C in London last week | Credit: Robert Bye

EXCLUSIVE: City Hall has today set out a programme of work to help London adapt to a changing climate, focusing on the elderly and young children who are less able to control their environment

The sweltering temperatures and sweaty nights that have gripped the capital this week are further testament to the fact that London's climate is changing. With temperatures set to steadily increase over...

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