Margaret Thatcher has died following a stroke

Baroness Margaret Thatcher died this morning following a stroke, her spokesman Lord Bell said.

Margaret Thatcher, pictured in 1982.
Margaret Thatcher, pictured in 1982. Credit: Press Association

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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.