Denis Henshaw

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The number of cancer cases in children has leapt by 40% in less than two decades, new analysis has shown. File photograph: Dan Kitwood/Getty Images

The number of cancer cases in children has leapt by 40 per cent in the UK in less than two decades because of pollution, pesticides and gadgets, new a(...)

 According to Denis Henshaw, a retired professor of human radiation effects at the University of Bristol, a study carried out in the UK into overground cables carried by pylons concluded that the costs of undergrounding more than matched the health costs involved. Photograph: David Sleator

The health hazards connected with overground cables justify the costs of having them buried underground, a public meeting heard last night.Denis Hensh(...)