Mixed reaction to 'fracking' tax breaks

Today's announcement that the government is to allow generous tax incentives to encourage 'fracking' has had a very mixed response.

Fracking is the method of releasing natural gas from rock deep beneath the earth's surface, and there are reserves in both Kent and Sussex. Alison MacKenzie reports.


New tax breaks for fracking

The Chancellor George Osborne has unveiled tax breaks for controversial fracking in a bid to create the "most generous" regime for shale gas in the world.