Report: Margaret Thatcher recovering from operation

Former prime minister Baroness Margaret Thatcher has had an operation to remove a bladder growth and is now recovering, according to a report.

Former Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher reportedly recovering from an operation. Credit: RUS/WS


Thatcher in hospital for Xmas

Medical staff treating Baroness Thatcher say she is in "good spirits" as she recovers from minor surgery, but is expected to celebrate Christmas in hospital. A spokeswoman for the 87-year-old said there is no change in her condition this afternoon.