Video. The controversial fracking company Cuadrilla today refused to discuss its unexpected decision to suspend operations at Balcombe in Sussex, where it has drilled a 3,000 foot exploratory borehole.
Protesters say the decision is cause for concern, not celebration. Meanwhile, 12 protesters appeared in court today accused of public order fences. John Ryall has the latest.
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