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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.

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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."

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