Senior Peer says "Desolate" North East best place for fracking. Full Report:

Senior Conservative Peer Lord Howell has sparked fury suggesting that parts of the North East were desolate. See Kenny Toal's full report here


Desolate NE fine for fracking

Fracking should be carried out in the North East of England where there are "large, desolate areas", says former energy secretary Lord Howell of Guildford.