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London schools could close when temperatures hit 30C as climate change fuels increase in extreme weather

Independent Wednesday, 12 August 2020
Lesson times should be brought forward to avoid hottest part of day during heatwaves, Sadiq Khan's office recommends in new guidance aimed at adapting capital to impacts of climate crisis
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