Mayor Boris launches anti-idling campaign to tackle smog threat

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Drivers of all vehicles will be asked to turn off their engines when stationary for more than a minute

The mayor of London today launched a major new anti-idling campaign designed to tackle air pollution, urging drivers to switch off their engines when stationary for more than a minute. Mayor Boris Johnson...

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