Tributes to Baroness Thatcher

Former Prime Minister Baroness Thatcher has died this morning following a stroke.

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MP's tribute

Commenting on the news that Baroness Thatcher has died of a stroke, Stephen Metcalfe, Conservative Member of Parliament for South Basildon and East Thurrock said:

Margaret Thatcher changed not only the face of politics but the face of a nation through her dedication, commitment, energy and determination .

– Stephen Metcalfe MP

Mrs Thatcher secured a successful future for this country that many at the time thought unthinkable. Margaret Thatcher’s enduring legacy will be to leave a nation in a better state than she found it.”

– Stephen Metcalfe MP

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