The charity Reprieve have tweeted that a Redcar grandmother, whose final appeal will be paid for using donations from the public, is "incredibly grateful."
Lindsay Sandiford is facing death by firing squad for taking £1.6 million of cocaine into Bali.
Lindsay Sandiford's Just Giving appeal has surpassed the total needed for her to appeal her death sentence. She is incredibly grateful.
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