Cheney and Kissinger attending Thatcher funeral

Former US vice president Dick Cheney and ex-secretary of state Henry Kissinger are to attend the funeral of Baroness Thatcher, Downing Street said.

Former US vice president Dick Cheney. Credit: Olivier Douliery/ABACA USA


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.