Mark Thatcher pays tribute to Queen and well-wishers

Margaret Thatcher's son has expressed his pride at the Queen's forthcoming attendance at his mother's funeral and issued thanks for the messages of support given to his family.

Watch Mark Thatcher's full statement:

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Thatcher's coffin in Parliament

The body of Baroness Thatcher is in a chapel inside the Houses of Parliament, where a service was held for MPs, peers and parliamentary staff. Her funeral takes place today.