David Cameron has said Baroness Thatcher’s coffin will be “draped with the flag she loved”.
“It is also right that next Wednesday Lady Thatcher’s coffin will be draped with the flag that she loved…
“[The funeral] will be a fitting tribute to a great Prime Minister.”
He described her as an “extraordinary” leader and an “extraordinary” woman.
“It is also right to remember that she spent her whole premiership and indeed much of her life under direct personal threat from the IRA.”