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Government ‘tried to bury’ its own alarming report on climate change

high-risk issues that needed to be addressed
In the report, the Government said high-risk issues that needed to be addressed included the damage expected to be caused by flooding Getty

The five-yearly assessment of what will happen to the UK as the world warms says one of an array of potential threats is the ‘significant risk’ to supplies of food

January 23, 2017 — The Government has been accused of trying to bury a major report about the potential dangers of global warming to Britain – including the doubling of the deaths during heatwaves, a “significant risk” to supplies of food and the prospect of infrastructure damage from flooding. Continue reading Government ‘tried to bury’ its own alarming report on climate change