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The climate is changing. This means we are likely to experience more flooding, faster coastal erosion, more heat-waves, droughts and extreme weather events. We need to take action now to prepare for these changes.

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Climate Week 2011

Climate Week logoDefra supports Climate Week, a new national occasion that offers an annual renewal of our ambition and confidence to combat, and adapt to, climate change. Thousands of businesses, charities, schools, councils and others will run events during Climate Week between 21-27 March 2011. They will show what can be achieved, share ideas and encourage thousands more to act during the rest of the year. More information… (Climate Week’s website).


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