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Elgin platform gas leak: Gas cloud reported at site

Oil company Total has revealed it could take six months to drill a relief well to stop the gas leak on its Elgin platform in the North Sea.

A cloud of gas was reported to be surrounding the platform, which is located 150 miles (240km) off Aberdeen.

Lorna Gordon reports from Aberdeen

  • 27 Mar 2012