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Temperatures to rise one degree

CLIMATE CHANGE triggered by temperatures warming by four degrees will put 5.9 million UK residents at risk from rising sea levels. A two-degree rise will threaten 3.9 million people. The findings, published by Climate Central, come as the UK’s Met Office also released new figures showing that global temperatures will likely rise more than one…
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Sun shines on English wine

VINEYARDS ARE thriving in hotter summers and a marketing push has helped win over consumers, but the warming climate brings sustainability challenges for the industry.                             In summer, the nights get longer, the water gets warmer, the drinks get colder and life…
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