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Rural fuel: Discount scheme could be extended

18 October 2013 Last updated at 07:40 BST

A fuel discount scheme in rural parts of Scotland could be extended to 10 further towns in England and Scotland.

The UK has applied to the European Commission for a 5p a litre reduction in fuel duty in areas including Hawes in North Yorkshire.

Jenny Hill reports.

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