The airTEXT service sends free alerts to subscribers when air pollution levels are forecast to be high. For more information and to subscribe visit the website.

Asthma UK

The UK’s leading asthma charity. There are over five million people with asthma in the UK, and Asthma UK is here for them when they need us most.

Asthma and Allergy Information and Research (AAIR)

Information for patients and parents of patients on a wide range of allergy and asthma topics.

British Lung Foundation

One person in five in the UK is affected by lung disease. Millions more are at risk. We are here for every one of them, leading the fight against lung disease.

Chartered Institute for Environmental Health

The Chartered Institute for Environmental Health is a professional, awarding and campaigning body at the forefront of environmental and public health and safety.

Institute for Environment and Health (IEH)

The IEH promotes better knowledge and understanding of the impact of environmental factors on human health and the wider environment.

Know Your Air For Health (EU)

Air quality information for Europe


The urban walking route planner. Get a route map between any two points, including your journey time, calorie burn, step count and carbon saving.

World Health Organisation

The World Health Organisation Environment and health and air quality pages.

UK Department of Health

The government department responsible for public health issues.