It's been a good week for Aardman Animations. Just as they launched their latest film, The Pirates In an Adventure with Scientists', the Chancellor gave them a nod in the House of Commons. George Osborne promised to provide tax breaks for animation and TV companies. Cordelia Lynch reports.
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