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Fracking and shale gas plan hold-ups across the UK

The government wants to preside over a shale gas revolution but ministers were accused of a U-turn after agreeing to Labour amendments to the Infrastructure Bill, which banned it in national parks.

The Scottish government has announced a moratorium on fracking, and plans for exploratory drilling in Lancashire were put on hold on Wednesday.

Ellie Price reports in a Daily Politics film from Preston.

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  • 29 Jan 2015