Margaret Thatcher's aides used pictures of a baby Prince William to divert attention from a major nuclear missile protest, files show.Read the full story ›
Margaret Thatcher opposed calls for a major public education campaign to prevent an Aids epidemic, newly published files reveal.Read the full story ›
A midnight blue velvet dress and matching muff Margaret Thatcher wore at her wedding in 1951 has sold at auction for £25,000.Read the full story ›
The British prime minister beat the Queen, Mother Teresa and the first female Nobel Prize winner in a new poll.Read the full story ›
Delicately worded memo by then press chief from 1985 is among cache of newly released documents from former PM's private files.Read the full story ›
Personal papers belonging to Margaret Thatcher have been given to the nation in lieu of death duties.
The former prime minister won three elections over 11 years and as might be imagined, the collection - ranging from a memoir of the Falklands Conflict to copies of speeches - is extensive.
The documents have been added to the Churchill archive in Cambridge.
ITV News Political correspondent Libby Wiener reports
Newly released files from the National Archive reveal Margaret Thatcher feared introducing GCSEs would lower standards in Britain's schools.Read the full story ›
The BBC has sparked criticism over plans to broadcast a 'mischievous' story on Radio 4 imagining the assassination of Margaret Thatcher.Read the full story ›
Hilary Mantel has defended her story which imagines the assassination of Margaret Thatcher in 1983 after its publication prompted an outcry.Read the full story ›