The funeral of Baroness Thatcher divided opinion in many areas, the former Prime Minister remaining as divisive in death as she was in life.
A debate about Mrs Thatcher's legacy that was meant to take place in the Scottish Parliament today was postponed after complaints over the insensitive timing of it.
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