Climate change remains top concern for UK public
Around three-quarters of UK adults are currently worried about climate change, making it the joint most concerning issue in the country, a survey by the Office for National Statistics (ONS) has found.The findings, published today, show that 76% of adults are “very” or “somewhat” worried about climate change, with the same proportion also concerned about the cost-of-living crisis. Russia’s conflict
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