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MPs pay tribute to Thatcher

MPs and Lords have gathered in the Houses of Parliament to pay tribute to the former Prime Minister, Margaret Thatcher.

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Conor Burns: It was a 'great privilege' to know Margaret Thatcher

The Conservative MP for Bournemouth West Conor Burns has been paying tribute to the former Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher in the House of Commons. He was a close personal friend of Baroness Thatcher and visited her weekly at The Ritz.

He said it was a 'great privilege' to know her and that she was a 'great mentor'

He called her a 'robust, principled and confrontational character'.

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