New jab could relieve your hayfever for weeks – as global warming threatens to extend the pollen season

New jab could relieve your hayfever for weeks – as global warming threatens to extend the pollen season | UPDATED: 04:41 GMT, 11 September 2012 A new hay-fever vaccine that promises lasting relief for sufferers is being developed, amid fears that the pollen season could go on six weeks longer in future due to global warming.

Not to be sneezed at: We"ve endured our longest hay fever season for two decades

Not to be sneezed at: We've endured our longest hay fever season for two decades High pollen season started a week early in late May this year | UPDATED: 16:12 GMT, 15 August 2012 Hayfever hell: Pollen counts high for weeks longer than usual this year Hay fever sufferers have been forced to endure the longest hay fever season in more than two decades, scientists said.