Fracking (the extraction of shale gas from the ground) is to be given a tax incentive. A company has applied for permission to frack the ground in the Mendips. Environmentalists are worried it will affect Bath's hot springs network and possibly cause minor earthquakes.
The tax incentive could encourage more applications. George Osborne says shale gas extraction 'is part of the future and we will make it happen.'
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The man behind multi-million pound 'The Black Farmer' sausage and meat brand has spoken to ITV News about his year long battle with cancer.
Chillier this evening with largely clear skies.
Mainly dry with sunny spells this afternoon.