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Will the legacy of coronavirus lockdown be a cleaner, greener future for all in Northern Ireland?

Northern Ireland experts tell Emma Deighan how newly changed attitudes could benefit everyone

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Cycling is becoming ever-more popular

Cycling is becoming ever-more popular

Cycling is becoming ever-more popular

Our towns and cities could become greener and cleaner as a legacy of lockdown, experts hope.

Air pollution causes one in 24 deaths in Northern Ireland every year, but as the restrictions ease, two leading figures have spoken of how Covid-19 could dramatically reduce that number.

Chris Conway, group chief executive of Translink, and Dr Ian Humphreys, chief executive of environmental charity Keep Northern Ireland Beautiful, believe there is a chance for change.