Bristol – Clean air zone

Bristol makes moves to be first UK city to ban diesel cars.

Clean Air Zone plans for the city are being mooted to arrive in March 2021.

Bristol is leading the charge to axe diesel cars after announcing plans to banish polluting vehicles by March 2021.

The city has been something of an innovator when it comes to green issues as we have pointed out in the past with their own council-owned energy company and their pioneering use of poo-powered buses.

The next step is for all privately owned diesel vehicles to be forced to steer clear of the city while non-compliant commercial vehicles like buses, taxis, HGVs and LGVs will be force to pay a charge.

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