Clegg: Thatcher 'one of the defining figures of politics'

Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg has paid tribute to Margaret Thatcher during a visit to Penzance in Cornwall.

He said that the former prime minister was "one of the defining figures of modern British politics".


Margaret Thatcher funeral

Lady Thatcher's funeral will take place next Wednesday, David Cameron has announced. It will be a ceremonial funeral with full military honours. Her body was removed from The Ritz hotel overnight.