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Freed hostage back home

Freed hostage Judith Tebbutt from Bishop's Stortford in Hertfordshire his back in the UK.

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Freed Hertfordshire hostage back in UK

A woman from Hertfordshire snatched by pirates from an east African island flew back to Britain on Friday night after being released from captivity.

Judith Tebbutt from Bishop's Stortford had been held hostage for more than six months after she was kidnapped off the Kenyan coast, and has said she was "hugely relieved" to be free. Her husband, David, was killed in the kidnapping.

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