Lord Lamont: 'We shall not see her like again'

Lord Lamont, who served as a Treasury minister under Baroness Thatcher, before becoming chancellor under John Major said: "The name Margaret Thatcher will always be synonymous with the word 'courage'.

Former Chancellor Lord Lamont. Credit: PA Archive

"She had more courage than anyone I have ever known. The word impossible barely existed for her.

"We shall not see her like again."


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.