It has been announced that Baroness Thatcher's funeral cost around £1.2 million.
If the time of staff is included, it would raise the bill to over £3 million.
Francis Maude, Cabinet Officer minister said the funeral, which was held in April, had been a "fitting tribute to one of our greatest Prime Ministers."
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