City Shockers

What’s wrong with Bristol?

What could Bristol do differently?
Here are some shocking statistics…

Bristol shockers

5 deaths a week in Bristol

More than 5 deaths a week in Bristol are linked to air pollution1

Bristol fails

Bristol failed international standards on a toxic air pollutant 2008-2013.2

Can your child breathe?

A study in London found that children who live or go to schools on main roads have 10% less lung capacity by the time they are 10.3

Climate change worries

Seven in ten Bristolians are worried about the impact of climate change in the UK.4

Which side are you on?

There is usually more air pollution on one side of a busy street than the other, so crossing the street could help save your lungs and your life.5


We are looking for the answers to questions and helping to make sure the voices of citizens are heard.

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