While hundreds protested in South Yorkshire by burning Margaret Thatcher's effigy, many others travelled down to London from the region to pay their respects at her funeral. Michael Billington has been following the days events in the capital.
Baroness Thatcher was honoured with a ceremonial funeral at St Paul's Cathedral in the presence of the Queen and dignitaries.
If there were protests, they certainly did not disrupt Baroness Thatcher's funeral nor sully what was indisputably a dignified farewell.
Key facts about today's funeral for Baroness Thatcher of Kesteven