Minister hears concerns of windfarm policy

Owen Paterson has visited Northamptonshire to hear the concerns for the windfarm policy Credit: ITV Central

The Environment Secretary has visited Northamptonshire to hear the concerns of farmers and local businesses.

Owen Paterson spoke to traders and shopkeepers at the weekly market in Oundle before visiting the livestock market in Thrapston.

It comes as the government faces criticism for their windfarm policy and the way they've handled the ash dieback crisis.