Freed cargo ship heads South from the Farnes

The MV Danio is 80m long and weighs 1800 tonnes Credit: ITV News

A cargo ship stuck for 12 days off the Northumberland coast has been towed to safety and is now heading South. Salvage teams worked into the early hours of Thursday morning to free her.

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Cargo ship freed from Farnes

Stranded cargo ship MV Danio has been successfully towed to safety off the Farne Islands.