Downham councillors urged to join 'hope-giving network' on climate change
Community leaders in Downham have been urged to become a force for "enlightenment" by formally declaring a climate emergency.
Environmental campaigners made the plea as town councillors debated a motion on the issue at a meeting last night.
But members voted to refer the matter to the authority's newly formed environmental working panel, with further discussion to take place at a future meeting.
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