Coffin applauded and booed travelling through London

War veterans and protesters face off in Ludgate gate circus in central London Credit: ITV News

As the gun carriage made its way along the Strand towards Fleet Street, applause and boos competed growing in volume.

A fight nearly broke out between one group of supporters of Lady Thatcher and demonstrators, with insults exchanged and threats made.


Boos and applause for Thatcher

Protesters have booed Margaret Thatcher's coffin as it passed through London's streets on the way to St Paul's.