carpollutionA letter has been sent to the Guardian newspaper from Mike Penrose Executive director at Unicef UK, Prof Russell Viner President of the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health (RCPCH), and Prof Stephen Holgate Special adviser on air pollution for the Royal College of Physicians.

They warn of the health dangers this winter for children with respiratory conditions exposed to our urban levels of air pollution. The majority of those admitted to hospitals with breathing problems in winter are young childen. The letter can be read here



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