Former leader of the Liberal Democrats Paddy Ashdown paid a thoughtful tribute to Baroness Thatcher in the House of Lords this afternoon, giving personal anecdotes about their relationship and praising the former prime minister as "the greatest of our age." He said:
"If politics is defined, and I think it can be, by principles, the courage to hold to them, and the ability to drive them through with success, then she was without a doubt the commanding politician and the greatest prime minister of our age."
More top news
Barcelona players and fans joined together in a minute's silence to remember the victims of Thursday's terror attack in the city.
Comedian and film star Jerry Lewis has died in his Las Vegas home at the age of 91.
Authorities in Spain say the terror cell behind two deadly attacks in the country has been "dismantled", but what is known about it?