Heatwave deaths prompt renewed calls for robust UK heat risk plan

Michael Holder
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Heatwaves pose increasing risks to UK public health, homes and infrastructure
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Heatwaves pose increasing risks to UK public health, homes and infrastructure

Government accused of 'missed opportunity' to prevent deaths during recent August heatwave in England and Wales

The government has been urged draw up a robust 'National Heat Risk Strategy' to tackle the growing threat hot weather is posing to the UK's buildings, infrastructure, and public health, following estimates...

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