Pollution worse than first thought in Wigan

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AIR pollution levels have hit Wigan far worse than forecasters first thought prompting health chiefs to issue fresh warnings.

Defra issued advice after high pollution levels were recorded on Tuesday, but by Thursday the pollution - a mix of local and European emissions and dust from the Sahara - was recorded in much higher

levels than expected.


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