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London’s Big Smoke wins dubious European distinction

Tweet Taxing the graduates; the woes of Wedgwood; a pension for him or her? Not for nothing is London still known as The Smoke. The bad old days of pea-soup smogs may be distant memories, but the modern version of air pollution is still very much a feature of capital life. And though it may not be so tangible, it’s almost as deadly. Indeed, the City of London has the dubious distinction of being one of the most polluted places in Europe, af ... Jump to full article >>