Invitations to Baroness Thatcher's funeral will be sent to the following famous political and celebrity figures, Downing Street has confirmed:
- Tony Blair and Cherie Blair
- FW de Klerk, the last president of apartheid-era South Africa
- Geoffrey Archer
- Michael Portillo
- Lord Powell of Bayswater
- Lord Carrington
- Stephen Harper, Canadian prime minister
- Brian Mulrooney, former Canadian prime minister
- Dame Shirley Bassey
- Jeremy Clarkson
- Andrew Lloyd Webber
Downing Street has released a detailed Order of Service for Baroness Thatcher's funeral on Wednesday.
The full details of Baroness Thatcher's funeral have been released by Downing Street.
Baroness Thatcher's daughter Carol has spoken publicly to thank everyone who sent messages of sympathy and support.