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MP's pay tribute to Margaret Thatcher

A marathon session in the Commons to allow MPs to mark the death of Baroness Thatcher has taken place today.

Parliament was told the former Prime Minister from Grantham had made Britain great again, but there was also anger with some Labour MPs boycotting the debate calling it a waste of money.

The South Yorkshire MP John Healey has accused David Cameron of hijacking Margaret Thatcher's death for political gain. Grace Melody Gardner reports.


Bassetlaw MP 'Proud' of Westwood

Bassetlaw MP, John Mann has announced on his website that he's tabled an Early Day Motion in the to celebrate Lee Westwood's Freedom of the District honour.

Lee Westwood has remained loyal to his home town of Worksop, remained active in local golf and in particular has used his iconic status to encourage young people to take up golf. **


– John Mann, EDM as published on his website