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Plastic bag charge set for 2015

The government is set to introduce a 5p charge on plastic carrier bags in England next year.

Some MPs have criticised the plans, accusing ministers of making a "complete mess" of the situation.

Chris Buckler reports from Belfast, where they already charge for plastic bags.

  • 06 Feb 2014
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