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A grandmother from Cheltenham has been granted a reprieve from execution by an Indonesian firing squad, after the country announced a temporary halt in its use of the death sentence.
59-year-old Lindsay Sandiford is due to be executed after she was convicted of trying to smuggle 3.8kg of cocaine into Bali in 2012.
Indonesia's Chief Security Minister Luhut Panjaitan told a new conference the country would temporarily stop all executions.
Indonesia has some of the toughest drug laws in the world. This year it has executed 14 people by firing squad.
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A ceremony is being held at Bath's Assembly Rooms at 6pm this evening to welcome the Australian Rugby World Cup squad to the city. The side will be based at the University of Bath during the competition.
Tonight, schoolchildren will perform the official anthem, "World in Union" and the team will be presented with their caps and participation medals.
A Cheltenham grandmother, sentenced to die for drug smuggling, has met her two-year-old granddaughter for the first time - just weeks before she is due to be executed in Bali.
Lindsay Sandiford's granddaughter Ayla rushed to visit the 59-year-old after her lawyers were told her name was on a list of ten drug traffickers scheduled to be shot on September 21.
Since then however her legal team has been told by Indonesian government officials there will be a temporary suspension of executions until the end of the year - meaning she could face the firing squad as early as January.
The decision means Mrs Sandiford - who has been refused legal funding by the British government - now has only weeks to raise the £25,000 she needs to fund a final appeal against her death penalty.
The grandmother met Ayla during several emotional meetings last week, where the pair hugged and played in a visiting room at Kerobokan prison, where she is being held.
She was also reunited with her 26-year-old son Lewis - Ayla's father - for the first time since her arrest in 2012.
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