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BBC to play part of 'Ding Dong'

The BBC will only play five seconds of Ding, Dong The Witch Is Dead - a big seller following the death of Lady Thatcher on the chart show this Sunday.

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Thatcher gave funeral instructions to David Cameron

Prime Minister David Cameron speaks with former Prime Minister Baroness Thatcher inside 10 Downing Street in London in 2010. Credit: Chris Harris/The Times/PA Archive/Press Association Images

Baroness Thatcher left instructions that the Prime Minister should give a reading at her funeral, it has been reported.

The former Prime Minister gave detailed instructions on how the service, to be held on Wednesday at St Paul's Cathedral, should proceed, according to The Daily Telegraph.

They were said to include the choice of hymns - among them the patriotic I Vow to Thee, My Country - and readings from the Bible.

Read: BBC will play part of 'Ding Dong'.

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